Top five jobs of the week

Kieran Howells
Top five jobs of the week

With over 660 positions filled in 2016, the BikeBiz online jobs board is going from strength to strength. As the number of listings grows on a daily basis, we’re keeping you up-to-date with the latest and greatest jobs on offer to the industry.

1. Full-time mechanic with Trek.
Trek Bicycle is a global leader in the design and manufacture of bicycles and bicycle related products. The brand is looking for an amazing mechanic to join its team on a full time basis. This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated mechanic to take their career to the next level by joining the Trek Bicycle corporation family based in Milton Keynes. Full job description and how to apply here.

2. Trail Centre Manager
Swinley Bike Hub moves into its fourth season at Swinley Forest, and with it another period of growth for the business across all service lines. It is looking for a new role, a trail centre manager to help the business take on increasing rider numbers, and to help ensure the services offered match its customers' needs. The ideal person will have management experience in the leisure industry and will remain calm under pressure. The company is looking for an individual with the discipline to create procedures and processes for operational activities from day to day operations, through to the brand’s coaching team. Full job description and how to apply here.

3.Sales manager
Johns Bikes is under new management and is now part of an independent chain with stores in Bristol and Taunton. Following recent investment in the store and its product range and to ensure that it remains the premier cycle store in the city, the company is now looking for a dynamic sales individual to fulfil this key role. The ideal candidate will be responsible for working with senior management and leading a team of sales staff and mechanics; they will be a strong communicator with determination and initiative, having operated at supervisory or management level in previous retail sales jobs. Full job description and how to apply here.

4. Cycle mechanic/ trainer
Langley House Trust is an innovative Christian charity that provides specialist housing, programmes and support services in the community for offenders seeking to live crime-free lives. The project aims are to work with community groups to upcycle abandoned or stolen recovered bikes to prevent them ending up in landfill or discarded in the community. Bikes will then be restored or parts used to restore bikes that can then either be given or sold at affordable prices to vulnerable and disadvantaged people in the community. The successful candidate will need to be flexible and adaptable to reflect the Project's challenging and demanding nature. They will have at least a level two accredited cycle mechanic qualification and have experience of teaching or training people. Full job description and how to apply here.

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5. Workshop mechanics in New Zealand
Evolution Cycles considers itself to be the premier cycle store in New Zealand with six specialist bike stores throughout the country. The company is currently expanding its workshop department which presents an opportunity for a new mechanic in the team. Multiple positions are available in Auckland, Christchurch, Hamilton and Tauranga. While the mechanic will be responsible for bicycle repairs, the ideal candidate must feel equally comfortable to talk to customers about their cycling needs. Full job description and how to apply here.

Nearly 270,000 people checked in on the busy jobs page last year; our latest statistics show that the majority of visitors check the site on a daily basis, contributing directly to our number one position on Google for bike jobs searches in the UK.

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