Full-time
40 hours / week
Shifts include weekdays, nights, and weekends between 7am and 11pm

Reports to: Operations Director

Supervision exercised: None

Compensation: Hourly – Starting $14.00 - $16.00 DOE

Health, Dental, Vision, Simple IRA, Paid Time Off, Industry Privileges

Dog friendly workplace in RiNo/Five Points neighborhood
Timeline: Posting July 25th – August 8th  

Position Overview:

Denver B-cycle operates a public bike sharing program in the City and County of Denver. B-cycle Technicians are responsible for repair and maintenance of bicycles included in a 700 bicycle fleet and delivery of bicycles to bike stations located throughout the city. Denver B-cycle Technicians split their time based on the needs of the organization between bicycle repair and maintenance duties at the Denver B-cycle shop and dispersal of bicycles to stations. In addition to proficiency in bike mechanics, Technicians must be competent, courteous drivers who are comfortable operating in a high traffic urban environment. We encourage all who are interested to apply.

Mechanical Skills, Knowledge, Abilities:

Job knowledge and skills include, but are not limited to:

 
  • Ability to understand the operation and maintenance of all components of a B-cycle bicycle
  • Ability to troubleshoot and identify problems with B-cycle bicycles
  • Ability to disassemble, clean, and repair/replace all components of a B-cycle bicycle in a timely and cost-effective manner
  • Ability to use hand and power tools safely and creatively to solve mechanical problems
  • Ability to maintain a safe and orderly work area
  • Ability to assist the Shop & Service Manager with inventory control and ordering of parts
  • Ability to perform basic data entry
  • Basic understanding and awareness of the concept of Bike Sharing

Driving and Distribution Skills, Knowledge, Abilities:

Job knowledge and skills include, but are not limited to:

 Excellent customer service skills
  • Skill to operate a vehicle towing a trailer in a safe and prudent manner
  • Working knowledge of the geography and street layout of the City and County of Denver
  • Ability to park the delivery vehicle in a manner as to minimize the chance of a motor vehicle, pedestrian, or bicycle accident while loading and unloading bicycles
  • Ability to analyze system needs based on real-time web-based reporting, anticipate short-term needs of the system, and distribute the bikes accordingly
  • Ability to make decisions that ensure the smooth operation of the system with little or no supervision
  • Ability to troubleshoot minor problems with docks and kiosks
  • Ability to replace components of docks and kiosks
  • Knowledge of the B-cycle system and ability to answer questions posed by customers
  • Ability to maintain a clean delivery vehicle and perform basic maintenance on delivery vehicle and trailer

Computer and Electronic Skills, Knowledge, Abilities:

Job knowledge and skills include, but are not limited to:

  • General understanding and capability of Windows based computer systems
  • General understanding and capability of smart-phones and Google Hangouts
  • Ability to follow electronic troubleshooting protocols safely and effectively

Physical Requirements:

Denver B-cycle Technicians:

  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must have a driving record with less than 3 moving violations in a year and/or chargeable accidents
  • Must be able to repeatedly lift bikes weighing 50 lbs. from the floor to a height of no less than 34” using proper lifting technique
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to work outdoors in inclement weather
  • Must be able to safely ride a bicycle in an urban environment when pulling a utility trailer

 

Please submit your resume, list of 3 references and include in your email why you are interested in this particular job and a clear description of your qualifications with your contact information to: [email protected]