Bike Mechanic

Hargroves Cycles I Hampshire I Salary From £16,000 I Date Published Thursday 1st February 2018
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Bike Mechanic

We are looking for a Bike Mechanic to join our Totton store, either full time or part time (days/hours by agreement). The successful candidate will have industry experience, a passion for cycling, be able to build, repair and service all kinds of bikes, and advise our customers on the products and services they need. If this sounds like you and you feel you have what it takes to repair, maintain and sell high end cycling equipment, then we would love to hear from you!

Vacancy details

Location: 150 Commercial Road, Totton, Southampton, SO40 3AA

Working Hours: 40 hours including weekends (full time), or part time by agreement
Annual Salary: from £16,000 (pro-rata part time) depending on experience

Enjoy our benefits

· Trade price staff purchase scheme on products including bikes, parts, accessories and clothing

· Free cycling kit

· Pension contribution scheme

· Cycle to Work scheme

· 28 days holiday including bank holidays

Your role

· Maintenance, repairs and servicing

· Providing excellent levels of customer service

· Actively pursue all sales opportunities and ensure that the customer is advised on suitable product for their individual needs

· Maintain a smart, tidy, safe and well merchandised working environment

· Complete daily and weekly duties ensuring the smooth running of the store

· Handling special orders, warranty returns, booking in jobs and customer issues

· Being aware of current promotions, working with Epos systems

· Aid in unloading stock transfers

· Play an active role in maintaining an efficient stock management system

You’ll need to have the following skills

· Knowledge of an extensive range of cycle equipment as you will be building bikes; identifying faults and deciding what kind of repairs or maintenance are needed

· You will need to be thorough and be able to pay attention to detail

· Excellent communication skills both with customers and working colleagues

· Be able to work as part of a dynamic sales team

· Have the drive to achieve and the self-motivation to maintain the highest of standards

· Ensure a smart appearance and a helpful, approachable attitude is maintained at all times

· Have a basic computer literacy

· During extreme times you may be required to complete tasks outside of your normal duties/responsibilities or working hours

How to apply

Please apply by sending a copy of your CV and covering letter to:

careers@hargrovescycles.co.uk with the subject header Bike Mechanic – Southampton

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