Bicycle Mechanic

Website Wallington Cycles

Bicycle Mechanic – Wallington, Surrey

  • Wallington Cycles, Wallington SM6
  • £20,000 to £24,000 per annum

Wallington Cycles are on the lookout for an excellent Mechanic (or maybe two part-timers), who is happy to work on bikes of all descriptions, together with general duties throughout the shop.

We are a friendly local bike shop, selling all classes of bikes for kids, commuters, fun-lovers and enthusiasts. We first opened our doors in 1995, and have become one of Wallington’s favourite shops, recommended for our outstanding customer service. Our workshop is a crucial part of the business, offering servicing and repairs for all bicycles, together with support for customers who have bought their bikes from us.

The Mechanic’s Role:

  • Service and repair customers’ bikes
  • Build and check new bikes ready for sale.
  • Refurbish traded-in bikes for sale.
  • Maintain a clean, safe and tidy workshop.
  • Liaise with customers as required before, during and after servicing.
  • Create and maintain written records of work requested and carried out.
  • Help out as necessary throughout the shop, including sales, stock handling, cleaning, maintaining displays.

Abilities, qualifications, experience, attitude:

  • Ideally at least two years’ experience as a bicycle mechanic, with Cytec level 2 or higher – although further training can be provided for the right candidate.
  • A good command of spoken and written English, with the ability and personality to advise and sell to our wide variety of customers.
  • Willingness and initiative to identify work that needs doing in any part of the shop, and to carry this out as part of the team. 
  • The desire always to improve, accepting responsibility for mistakes and ensuring that they are treated as a learning opportunity.      

The Benefits:

  • Full time contracts working five days out of seven – or part time as agreed.
  • 28 days holiday a year (including Bank Holidays)
  • Weekly pay, straight into your bank account the following Wednesday
  • Very generous staff discount on all goods bought for personal use.

Please send your CV and a covering letter by email to: info@wallingtoncycles.com

To apply for this job email your details to info@wallingtoncycles.com.

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