Ebike Mechanic, Vancouver

  • Rad Power Bikes
  • Vancouver, BC
  • Jun 14, 2020

Job Description

Why We’re Rad (about us): Rad Power Bikes is a leading consumer-direct ebike manufacturer specializing in high quality yet affordable electric bikes for weekend warriors, hardcore commuters, and family cyclists.
Madly growing and headquartered in Seattle, WA, we are seeking a full-time Ebike Mechanic to join our team in our brand spankin’ new Vancouver, BC location. If you enjoy working in a collaborative environment and are looking to be a part of a dynamic team, this might be the role for you! 
This role will ensure our bikes run at peak performance for our customers, and is a chance to redefine bicycle service in Vancouver. If you are a person who likes to problem solve, work with bikes, motors, etc. and wants to help us build a world-class service department, we need you! 
Weekend availability is required. We are open seven days a week, 9am to 5pm. 

Why You’re Rad (about you):

  • 2+ years of experience with bike service in a formal setting 
  • Good communication skills
  • Friendly attitude and interest in caring for ebike consumers 
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment 
  • You have strong mechanical aptitude and are excited to tinker
  • Exacting attitude toward technique and procedure

Additional Requirements

  • Ability to ascend / descend ladders
  • Ability to bend, stoop, crouch, kneel, walk, stand, and sit for extended periods of time, up to 8 hours / day
  • Ability to lift, push/pull, leverage and carry 65+ pounds without assistance
  • Proficient manual dexterity required while using a variety of hand tools and other equipment
  • Ability to test ride bicycles in a repair context

You get bonus points for:

  • Experience with electric bikes or vehicles 
  • Prior experience working in a service department or customer-facing role

Had you been with us last month, you would have:

  • Learned about the ebike industry to understand the products we offer on a technical level
  • Performed bicycle repairs and ensured that all safety checks were performed 
  • Assisted with inventory management of materials, such as bike accessories, tools, spare parts, and other materials as needed 
  • Helped to train more junior mechanics and ebike assemblers 
  • Participated in field service requests from local customers in partnership with our Commercial Sales Division 
  • Participated in local outreach events and related events with the sales team as needed 
  • Maintained workshop organization and cleanliness 
  • Additional duties and overtime as required
Rad Power Bikes is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at 800-939-0310 or jobs@radpowerbikes.com.
Recruitment Agencies: Although we value the services you provide, at this time we are not leveraging external 3rd party recruitment resources for this search.  Should those needs change, we will seek your assistance directly.

Organization Type

Company  

Organization Size

51-100