Bike Mechanic Amsterdam

  • Warehouse & Logistics
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Bike Mechanic Amsterdam

Job description

Swapfiets has bikes, lots of bikes. At the moment more than 240.000! A large part of these bicycles is stored in our warehouses. If you're looking for a good job in a fast growing scale-up: then don't look any further! You are the reason our Swapfiets bikes are all over the city! Nothing goes smoothly without you. 

Your responsibilities:

  • Repair Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles on your own with no supervision needed

  • Repair, check, and fix Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles following Swapfiets standards

  • Follow standard operating procedures

  • Prepare new Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles and make them roadworthy

  • Ensure the Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicle product and repair data is properly captured and up to date in repair database

  • Deliver on the Swapfiets quality promise following the standard operating procedures and the quality controls and audits

  • Handling special case Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles (in use, double frame numbers, founds, missings, special brokens that require documentation for insurance/police)

  • Organize broken inflow and pre-organizing Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles for mechanics (Triage).

  • Work in a safe way (safety is everyone's responsibility)


Your Profile:

  • You are a certified bike mechanic (preferred);

  • You have affinity with bikes and service;

  • You preferably have relevant working experience as a bike mechanic;

  • You have an eye for detail and are a bit of a perfectionist;

  • You can work independently but also as a part of the mechanics team;

  • You understand and speak local language and/or English;

  • There is no bike you can not fix!

What Swapfiets offers you

  • Your own Swapfiets (lend-lease) 🚲!;

  • Lots of responsibility, challenging work, and friendly colleagues;

  • Travel allowance (if you live more than 11 km away from the office, otherwise you’ll just use your Swapfiets, right.. 😎?);

  • We offer you a young dynamic environment;

  • Good working atmosphere and nice colleagues;

  • Good coffee!;

  • Team buildings and BBQ’s.

Are you joining us? Then your growth path could look like this:

At Swapfiets, we don’t only value a sustainable footprint, but also a sustainable career for our colleagues. We offer you the opportunity to develop yourself within our organisation in the direction that suits you!

You join the professional track or leadership track where you can develop yourself into a senior/master level, into a team lead or specialist position in our operations 💪.

You can now directly apply for this vacancy.

  • Our recruitment team will contact you, to go through your application

  • This is followed by a trial day (morning / afternoon), to see what your capabilities are and if there is a click :)

  • Are you and Swapfiets still as enthusiastic at the end of the project? Then you will receive an offer to join the Swapfiets team!