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Bike Pod Technician

Contract type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
South Molton
Hours per week
40 per week summer, 37.5 hours winter
Salary
£24,607.43
Summary of vacancy

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is driving forward a circular economy by delivering a large-scale re-use project, which sees hundreds of tonnes of pre-loved items given a new lease of life every year. We have an exciting and rewarding opportunity at the HUB, for a city and guilds qualified Bicycle Repair Operative. 

About The Role

Location: Maclins Quarry, South Molton

Based at the Hub in South Molton, you will Lead the repair and upcycling of pre-loved Bikes

  • Salary £24,607.43 per annum / £11.79 per hour
  • Working 40 hours per week
  • Monday - Friday  
  • Start Time: 08:45am - 17:15pm
About the role

Duties/Responsibilities

 

  • Examine bicycles and identify parts that may need to be repaired, replaced, or otherwise modified.
  • Installs, repairs, and replaces various equipment including handlebars, stands, lights, and seat.
  • Adjusts vehicle components according to customer request or company specifications.
  • Installs and adjusts speed and gear mechanisms.
  • Installs new vehicle parts or accessories as directed.
  • Disassembles axles when required to repair, modify, or replace faulty parts.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Good knowledge of cycle products and the industry
  • You must work well under pressure and enjoy working as part of a small team.
  • Must be flexible to work weekends when required.
  • Required Skills/Abilities:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Understanding of basic mechanical principles, practices, and procedures as related to the bicycle.
  • Ability to listen, read, or follow directions.
  • Ability to use basic tools.
  • Excellent problem-solving 
  • You must have excellent communication skills and understand the importance of great customer service.

Desirable Education and Experience:

  • City & Guilds - Level 2 Cycle Mechanic
  • At least one years’ experience in cycle maintenance 
  • Previous customer sales/service experience (preferably in the cycle industry)

Who we are


SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work. We are proud of the fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development we offer our people. As we continue to develop and grow, you can play an important part in the essential work we are doing to make businesses and communities more sustainable.
With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work in, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities, we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.
 

Closing Date
22/07/2024
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.