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Bike Mechanic (Part-Time)

London, England, United Kingdom£13,800 - £15,600 per yearWarehouse & Logistics

Job description

Swapfiets is immediately looking for part-time mechanic!

Come join the ride and work for Swapfiets! As a Bike Mechanic, you are the indispensable link within the coolest team in our operation. You are responsible for the quality of our bikes and get to work hands-on with our newest products. But there is more…


WE ARE SWAPFIETS!
We are Swapfiets - the first bike subscription worldwide. With our concept, we are turning the bicycle world upside down. It all started as a start-up in Delft (Holland) with 40 used bikes, and now we are active in more than 50 cities in 9 countries with our self-designed bikes - including London! How did we manage to do that? Through our service! So today we already convince more than 250.000 satisfied members. But we want to go much further and for that we need you!


Your daily Swapfiets ride involves:

  • Assembly and inspection of new bicycles, including our e-bikes;

  • Repair and maintenance of bicycles as well as e-bikes, of various complexities;

  • Assistance with regular safety and quality checks;

  • Recording of repairs through our database system;

  • Handling of special cases with our bikes, e.g. accident bikes, which are subject to proof for the police/insurance;

  • Close cooperation with the store team so that everything is running smoothly at all times.



Job requirements


Your optimal gear for the ride:

  • You are available part-time (22.5 hours)

  • You have affinity with bikes and service

  • You are able to work independently but also enjoy working together with other mechanics

  • You speak English fluently

  • Preferably, you have at least 1 year of relevant working experience as a bike mechanic.


How Swapfiets fuels your ride:

  • Your own Swapfiets - for your way to work and for private use! ūüö≤

  • ¬£13,800 - ¬£15,600 per year, depending on experience;

  • Open feedback culture and flat hierarchies;

  • Easily accessible workshop in Canning Town;

  • Safe workplace with own workstation - work clothes and tools are provided;

  • Comprehensive training and good opportunities for further development - e.g. further training in the field of e-bikes;

  • Free coffee & tea;

  • Regular employee events;

  • Pension scheme;

  • A young company with many progression opportunities!


Our smooth application ride:

  1. Apply with us and answer a few short questions.

  2. If we see a match, we invite you directly to talk with our warehouse manager at the warehouse.

  3. Are both sides enthusiastic? Then you will receive your offer to join our Swapfiets Team! ūüö≤


Peddling Towards Inclusivity at Swapfiets!
At Swapfiets, we believe in the power of diversity and inclusivity. While we are proud of the progress we've made, we acknowledge that we still have work to do to create the inclusive environment we envision. We are committed to continuous growth, learning, and fostering a workplace where everyone's voice is heard and valued. Join us on our journey to make Swapfiets an even more vibrant and inclusive community!


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