An opportunity for a workshop mechanic to develop and expand a repair service for one of Wales’s leading social enterprises.
Hours: 15 per week
Remuneration: £8.50 per hour gross
Holiday and pension: pro rata (from a 37.5 hour week)
- Undertaking repairs and servicing of customers’ bikes.
- Assisting in the refurbishment of donated bicycles and carrying out pre-delivery inspections on bicycles that have been serviced by volunteers.
- Assisting in the promotion and marketing of CCW’s repair service.
- Collection of abandoned or donated bikes as raw material for the refurbishing project.
- Assisting in sales of refurbished bikes.
- Representing the organization professionally and appropriately as required to the general public, existing or prospective customers, commercial partners, or other organizations.
- Managing stock levels , ordering components and liaising with suppliers as requested.
- Dealing with customers and taking payments as required.
- Working closely in cooperation with the CTW Coordinator.
- Candidates must have a relevant bicycle maintenance qualification (Velotech Gold/Platinum, Cyctech 2, or equivalent).
- Candidates must have at least 2 years’ experience working as a bicycle mechanic within the last 4 years.
- Candidates must have experience of working with a wide variety of bikes (mountain, road, commuter, child) at different price points.
- Candidates must be able to work unsupervised and be able to prioritise and schedule workload.
- Be able to communicate in Welsh.
- Experience in customer service.
How to apply
Applications should be sent to Andrew Burns either by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by post to Cycle Training Wales, Unit 9, Gabalfa Workshops, Clos Menter, Cardiff CF14 3AY. Application should be by CV and covering letter. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Thursday 8 February 2018.
The project has been supported by the European Regional Development Fund through Welsh Government.