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Senior Bike Mechanic

Netherlands, Groningen, GroningenWarehouse & Logistics

Job description

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 Senior Bike Mechanic at Swapfiets you are an essential part of the growth and continuity of Swapfiets. In this role you will repair all of our original and e-bikes without supervision. You are the expert in making sure our bikes are roadworthy and safe. Besides, you will make sure we deliver the Swapfiets quality day in, day out.

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!


Your responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible for repairing Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles on your own with no supervision needed;

  • You will prepare new Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles and make them roadworthy;

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

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

  • You will organize broken inflow and pre-organizing Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles for mechanics (Triage);

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

Job requirements

Your Profile:

  • You are a certified bicycle mechanic / bicycle repairman or car mechanic (MBO), although experience and craftsmanship are more important;

  • You have affinity with bikes and service;

  • You have an affinity with cycling, mobility, sustainability and service;

  • You speak Dutch and basic English;

  • You are available full time (or at least 0.8 FTE);

  • There is no bike you can not fix!


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.. 😎?)

  • 37 holidays;

  • 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 💪.


Procedure
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!




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