Ebike Centres | Electric Bike Shop | Leicester, East Midlands UK

Ebike Centres | Electric Bike Shop | Leicester, East Midlands UK

0116 254 0888 | info@ebike-centres.co.uk

Job Vacancies

Job vacancy – September 2021

 

Bike Mechanic / Apprentice Bike Mechanic

Full time, permanent.

40 hours (5 ½ days) /week

 

Ebike Centres (Leicester) is the largest and busiest independent bike shop in the city centre. We sell many brands of new eBikes and eScooters and undertake servicing and repairs of all types of bicycles. We are also a Bosch ebike service centre. Due to an impending retirement we are looking to recruit an apprentice Bicycle Mechanic with career progression opportunities. It is expected that following Cytech training, development and attainment of suitable experience that the role will develop to workshop manager.

 

Key role responsibilities

  • Servicing and repairs to all types of cycles to a high standard
  • Electrical and mechanical fault diagnosis
  • Building new eBikes and eScooters
  • Cleaning bikes
  • Keeping service records up to date
  • Communicating with customers’ issues and problems as required
  • New product sales
  • Taking personal responsibility for the quality of all work undertaken, ensuring check lists and other workshop records are fully maintained, with an emphasis on delivering a high level of customer service
  • Taking bookings, dealing with enquiries
  • Stock management

 

What we are looking for:

  • Mechanically minded with excellent problem solving skills
  • Thorough, methodical approach with good attention to detail
  • Capacity to work quickly and efficiently and a fast learner.
  • Ability to adapt and provide innovative solutions to problems
  • Polite, friendly and efficient service to customers
  • Confident, with strong verbal communication skills
  • Ability to cope well under pressure
  • Able to work independently and as a team player
  • Well presented and offer friendly and efficient customer service
  • Organised and tidy
  • Understand products and how they work
  • Passionate about bikes and cycling

 

Working hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 10.00-17.30, ½ hour lunch

Wednesday (half day)                        10.00-13.00

Friday                                      09.00-17.30 ½ hour lunch

Saturday                                 09.30-17.00 ½ hour lunch

 

Remuneration package

  • Pay – Competitive – Dependant on age, qualifications and experience
  • Comprehensive Training;
    • Cytech Technical 1
    • Cytech Technical 2
    • Cytech Technical 3
    • Cytech Technical Ebike
    • Bosch ebike training
  • Annual leave 36 days (including Bank Holidays)
  • Bonus scheme
  • Pension Scheme (Nest)
  • Attend cycle shows/dealers
  • Generous discount on products