Hours: Full-time; 40 hours per week (Tuesday - Saturday)
Benefits: 3 weeks paid vacation time, potential extended health coverage
Start Date: ASAP
*Please note if you are interested in this role, but are only available in part-time capacity, we would welcome your application as well*
Who We Are:
Hamilton Bike Share Inc. is the not-for-profit organization that operates the year-round 825 bike public bike sharing system and hosts the Everyone Rides Initiative, an equity program that is designed to remove barriers to accessing bikes through subsidized membership options, programming and community engagement. Our mission is “to enhance the quality of urban life by improving equitable access to bicycles in Hamilton.” The organization is powered by a hard working, passionate, and resilient team of people who care about our city and the benefits of bike share.
Who You Are
You’re a skilled bike mechanic who is excited to help keep Hamilton Bike Share’s fleet in tip top shape. You bring previous bike mechanic experience to the role, are meticulous, have an eye for detail, and can work quickly and efficiently. You’re able to work independently to complete tasks, and are self-motivated to ensure your tasks are completed to a high standard. You are skilled in working with tools, and know your way around a bike. You’re also a person who would enjoy spending some time outside the shop, conducting inspections and repairs of bikes in the field.
The Bike Mechanic’s primary responsibility is to maintain bikes to keep the system running efficiently and safely. This involves inspecting bikes, making daily repairs, and troubleshooting issues with technology related to the bikes. The position is based out of a workshop, with some tasks to be completed in the field by bike or a vehicle.
Mechanic - Job Description (70%)
The Mechanic’s primary responsibility is to maintain bikes to keep the system running efficiently and safely. This position involves working primarily in the workshop, with some tasks in the field by bike or a vehicle.
Required in-house tasks:
Field Tech Job Description (30%)
Other general responsibilities
Our organization is committed to equity and anti-racism, and we seek to cultivate an inclusive team and welcoming workplace. We encourage candidates from diverse identities to apply, including people who identify as BIPOC and/or racialized, people with disabilities, and people from the LGBTQ2S+ community.
All applicants will be required to adhere to our organization’s Vaccine Verification Policy.
How To Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and resume in one PDF addressed to Megan Anevich with the subject line “Bike Mechanic/Field Technician” at firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59pm on May 16th, 2022. Interviews will be held on a rolling basis.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: May 5 2022 ID: 64290