FT Sport Repair & Bicycle Technician
United Sport & Cycle is a family-owned specialty sports store located in Old Strathcona. Since our humble beginnings 90 years ago, we’ve grown from a small cycle shop to a 110,000 square foot space that houses gear for over 30 sports.
We are currently seeking a Full-Time Sport Repair / Bicycle Technician to join our Sport Repair & Bicycle Departments and help us continue our history of success! The position will be accountable for providing excellent customer service in the sharpening and repairing of new & used skates, sports equipment repair, equipment cleaning, accountable for repairing, assembling bicycles, PDI (pre-delivery inspection) and maintenance.
Who YOU are:
You’re known for your amazing customer service and mechanical aptitude. You embrace the opportunity to repair and service customer’s sports equipment & bicycles and to attend product knowledge, procedures and computer training sessions. You’re passionate about biking (and sports in general). You’re looking for a career, not just a job.
In addition, you bring:
• Have 1+ years’ experience as bicycle mechanic (an asset)
• Bring previous bike shop experience and/or substantial bike mechanic knowledge is an asset
• A passion for hockey with Skate Sharpening experience
• Likes to repair sports equipment for awesome customers
• Strong customer service and communication skills for providing ‘front counter’ support
• Demonstrate mechanical aptitude and ability; electrical aptitude and ability to work in a fast-paced environment; willingness to learn
• Have previous experience working with small tools and machinery
• Are a passionate team player who knows the importance of going above and beyond
• Actively pursue product knowledge sessions and knowledge of bicycles
• Have that incredible entrepreneurial spirit
Who WE are:
Working at United Sport & Cycle isn’t just a “job”—it’s a place where you can mesh your livelihood and passion and play every day as a team. It’s a place where you can talk sports, get excited about the latest gear, and most importantly help create an amazing experience for fellow athletes and active people, in and out of our four (giant) walls.
Our purpose lives at the intersection of passion, sports, and community. We are more powerful when we get there together. We’re always looking for great people who are enthusiastic about their sport or active living!
Why YOU want US, what WE offer:
• Competitive wages, benefits and a dangerous staff purchase program.
• An exciting, fast-paced environment in a local entrepreneurial business.
• Opportunity for personal and professional development.
• Access to company clubs and events
United Sport & Cycle offers its employees a legendary team experience with a very inclusive team environment and excellent staff purchase program. A more casual dress code while maintaining a drive to be legendary. If you’re looking for a team environment and have a passion for sports, whether as a player or fan, then United Sport & Cycle is the place for you.
Apply at firstname.lastname@example.org, with your coverletter and resume. Please include the job you are applying for in the subject line.