Bike Mechanic Lead
Netherlands, Utrecht, UtrechtWarehouse & Logistics
Are you ready for your Swapfiets adventure?
Hi, we are Swapfiets! 👋 The bicycle subscription where you are always assured of a working bicycle. Our mission? Making cities more livable and sustainable under the motto 'buy less, use more'.
Do you see a challenge instead of a problem? And are you ready for an acceleration in your career? Then you are ready for the Swapfiets adventure!
Do you recognize yourself in this?
As a Mechanic Lead you are the indispensable link within the coolest team in our operation. You are largely responsible for the quality of our city bikes and e-bikes. In addition, you ensure that we are never surprised with our stock amounts! You make sure your team has a safe and fun environment to work in!
Would you like to work within one of the fastest growing organizations in Europe and would you like to contribute to a sustainable future? Then you have come to the right place at Swapfiets!
Want to make sure the rest of Europe will cycle on blue tires in the future? 🚲 Then read on!
You lead the coolest team within the Swapfiets, consisting of technicians, mechanics, and senior mechanics;
You coordinate the daily tasks and organize team meetings in which you always manage to motivate your team;
As a Mechanic Lead you also help with HR related processes such as recruitment, performance management, illness and leave;
You are responsible for keeping our stock management up-to-date;
You coordinate quality checks and the correct processing of data;
You support new colleagues with the onboarding program and provide training;
You ensure a safe working environment;
We strive for a 100% recyclable bicycle. As a point of contact for the waste flows in the workshop, you play an important role in making us more sustainable.
You are a certified bicycle mechanic / car mechanic (MBO), although we find experience and craftsmanship more important;
You have experience in leading a team of bicycle mechanics;
You are able to coach and enthuse colleagues;
You are available full time, or at least 0.8 FTE;
You have an eye for detail and you are a perfectionist;
You get along well in English and Dutch.
What Swapfiets offers you
Your own Swapfiets (lend-lease) 🚲!;
A salary between €2190 - €2365 excl. Holiday allowance based on your level of experience;
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;
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!