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Title: Repair Mechanic

Job Location: Perth, Scotland

Salary: Competitive

Status: 35 hours per week. 

Contract: Permanent.

Pension: 6 % employer contribution.

How to apply: Application is by CV, including 2 referees and a letter of interest,  to: recruitment@thebikestation.org.uk

Organisation profile

We are a social enterprise and charitable company. Now the largest recycler of bikes in the UK with 30 employees and a turnover of £925,000 our aim is a future where everyone has the opportunity for cycling and its benefits, and access to the support, advice and skills they need to keep their bike safely on the road. We refurbish donated bikes, sell them at affordable prices and use the proceeds to overcome barriers to cycling in Scotland.

The post

Repairs Mechanic is part of the Production team within The Bike Station. The role is designed to support the day to day delivery of our customer repair requests. 

You will be skilled in assessing and completing high quality repairs and have experience managing a repair diary and  Epos/IT systems to ensure a quality customer experience. 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assess bikes for repair and servicing and complete required repairs to a high standard.

  • Assist with day to day operation of the workshop maintaining a clean, safe working environment.

  • Data input and spreadsheet analysis for repairs

  • Reporting on customer and team feedback on training activities

  • Other duties as directed by the Production Manager.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years’ professional experience as a bike mechanic 

  • A recognized qualification in bike maintenance and assembly 

  • Minimum of 3 years customer service experience

  • Very good communication skills

  • Will work independently and as part of a team

Desirable Experience

  • Experience of  teaching Bicycle Maintenance Classes.

Application is by CV, including 2 referees and a letter of interest, stating why you would like the role and outlining how you fit the person specification, to: recruitment@thebikestation.org.uk

We welcome applications from all sections of the community. www.thebikestation.org.uk

Deadline for applications: 12 noon 18 August 2023

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