Employment

Kenton Cycle Repair is the oldest bike shop in the Kenton neighborhood. We specialize in providing exceptionally friendly service, quality products and repairs, and unsolicited, but useful advice.  We repair all types of bicycles, sell new and used parts, and are a Raleigh Bike dealer. We’re looking for someone to join our team for the season, and possibly longer term.

Applications accepted in person only.

Now Hiring: Bicycle Mechanic

Qualifications:

Excellent Customer Service competency

5 years of professional shop experience preferred

Willingness to learn new and old technologies & repair procedures

Willingness to accept guidance and feedback related to job duties

Proficiency in being nice to all customers regardless of bicycle knowledge

Preferred skills:

Desire to be a part of a small but growing shop in the Kenton neighborhood

Creative, innovative, and interested in expanding knowledge

Strong interpersonal skills

Familiarity with disc brake service

Flexible schedule

Proficiency in Spanish language

Interact positively with customers who are new to bicycling

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

Contribute to a warm and welcoming atmosphere for workers and customers

Intake, assess, repair, and check over bicycles

Assist in all daily shop operations

Strong attention to detail and follow thru

Hours: 25-40 per week based on employee/employer availability

Must be available on weekends

Benefits:

Competitive wages based on experience

Amazingly wonderful, entertaining, and humble coworkers

Ability to learn different areas of a bike shop rather than stick to one role

Kenton Cycle Repair strives to have an environment in which any employee can work in a safe and accepting environment, free from prejudice and/or discrimination of a person’s race, color, ancestry, place of origin, political beliefs, religion, marital status, family status, physical disability including HIV and AIDS, mental disability, sex, gender, sexual orientation, or age, or otherwise.  Individuals who identify as people of color, women, trans, and/or non-binary are strongly encouraged to apply.