Bike Builder/Workshop Mechanic

Website Fairlight Cycles Limited

DESCRIPTION

Job Title: Bike Builder / Workshop Mechanic – Fairlight Cycles

Reporting To: Workshop Manager

Salary: Above Market Rate

Location: Haringey North London

FAIRLIGHT CYCLES MAKES AWARD WINNING STEEL BIKES. WE’RE GROWING FAST!

At Fairlight Cycles we make beautiful, functional steel bikes. We blend cutting edge modern design, with fantastic craftsmanship and materials to make award winning bikes. 

Sold worldwide, our bicycles have gained widespread acclaim. Our bikes were also ridden to victory in the 2017 and 2018 Transcontinental Races.

As a result, we have grown incredibly quickly and are looking for a skilled bike builder to help create these wonderful machines.

ROLE – Full Time Bike Builder and Mechanic

  • Building our award-winning bicycles to the customers’ specification
  • Working as part of the build team to meet weekly production and quality targets.
  • Setting up customer bikes to their desired fit configuration
  • Helping support a continual feedback loop to improve our process efficiency and quality
  • Boxing up bicycles for worldwide shipping
  • Supporting the service function for test and demo bikes
  • Occasionally supporting the Fairlight operations, customer services, and marketing teams

WHAT YOU BRING

  • High level of technical skill in building bicycles from the frame up
  • Good working knowledge of all bike genres, but specifically road and touring bikes
  • Great communicator and team player with a willingness to analyse and improve processes
  • Experience with using top tier groupsets including Di2 and hydraulic configurations
  • Fast and efficient worker with an eye for detail
  • Focus on quality and efficiency

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Great role with the opportunity to work on wonderful bikes with varying builds
  • Small, tight-knit, highly motivated team
  • An innovative working environment, with the opportunity to make real impact and change
  • Flat management structure with the ability to make quick decisions 
  • Mainly Monday to Friday working week with standardised hours
  • Staff purchase scheme at OE pricing

LOCATION

Haringey (North/Central London) – Based in buzzy business park with a great café and creative co-tenants.

Please apply with your updated CV and cover letter to jon@fairlightcycles.com

To apply for this job email your details to jon@fairlightcycles.com.

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