Workshop Mechanic

Website Strype Street Cycles

About Us 

Strype Street Cycles “SSC” is a road race and triathlon focussed store in the heart of Spitalfields. 

The core management team have been working together, servicing the local cycle community for nearly 7 years. 

Carrying some of the most prestigious brands on the market (Argon18, BMC, Cannondale, Cervelo, Colnago, Look and Orbea) we focus on offering custom and semi-custom bikes that are unique, fit for purpose and built with a high attention to detail. 

Everything we do begins with bike fitting and we have one of the most comprehensive fit studios in the country. 

The Role and You (Salary Range £21-26K) 

We are looking for applications from both experienced and junior mechanics and can provide additional support and training as necessary. 

You’ll be carrying out general service work on (and building) both road and time trial bikes, making post bikefit component changes and conducting PDI’s. 

To work in our workshop you’ll need to be methodical, demonstrate a high attention to detail, solve problems in a calm, thoughtful manner, own your mistakes and maintain a spotless work area. 

You also need to be able to (and enjoy) interacting with customers so you can communicate any problems with their bicycles and explain how they have been resolved when picking up. 

Experience and attributes we’re looking for include: 

  • 1+ year’s experience servicing modern road and triathlon bikes (desirable) 
  • Ideally a regular road cyclist or triathlete, with a passion for bikes 
  • Good knowledge of the market 
  • Computer literate including retail POS systems 
  • Great people person with a can-do attitude and friendly, approachable demeanor 

The position is for a mechanic on a full time and permanent basis and provides: 

  • 30 days annual leave including bank holidays 
  • Generous staff purchase scheme 
  • Location in bustling East London near Spitalfields Market 

Please apply with your CV, cover letter to strypestreetcycles.simon@gmail.com 

Closing date for applications is 5th June 2020 but may end sooner if we find the right candidate. 

To apply for this job email your details to strypestreetcycles.simon@gmail.com.

In other news...

Cycling Insight: Strava

This week, Cycling Insight has examined Strava’s search interest, funding and app downloads The search …