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New York City Bike Share - Bike Checkers 



Job Summary

Bicycle sharing is a sustainable, healthy, and community-based transport option that enhances urban livability and mobility. New York City Bike Share is excited to announce the beginning of its operations in New York City with up to 10,000 bikes and 600 stations in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

New York City Bike Share is seeking Bike Checkers to help with all aspects of field bicycle maintenance, cleaning, and repair. Training on technical and unique aspects of NYCBS bikes will be provided. You’ll be a part of a groundbreaking team that focuses on the successful launch of an innovative bicycle transportation system with emphasis on building strong client and sponsor relationships while exceeding the highest standards for service.


•       Works outdoors in all conditions performing assigned tasks.
•       Works alone or in teams and reports to Head Bike Mechanic.
•       Rides a bicycle throughout city to check status and perform routine maintenance on bicycles.
•       Evaluates bicycle condition, and escalates issues, as needed.
•       Inspects bicycle stations for safety, functionality and cleanliness.
•       Works with Customer Service & Street Team to ensure timely and productive workflows.
•       Some data entry, for inventory tracking purposes.

Position Requirements


•       High school diploma or equivalency, college degree a plus.
•       Some bicycle mechanic experience.
•       Comfort riding a bicycle in city traffic.
•       Basic knowledge of NYC geography/street layout
•       Basic computer skills.
•       Flexible to work various shifts, as assigned and to work in all weather conditions.
•       Accountability – the individual will be working unsupervised for the majority of the time.

•    Adaptability - the individual adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands and is able to deal with        frequent change, delays or unexpected events.

•       Dependability - the individual is consistently at work and on time, follows instructions, responds to management direction and solicits feedback to improve performance.

NYC Bike Share, LLC. is a drug-free workplace and an equal opportunity employer. 


Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Bargaining Unit Position  
Close Date 8/12/2013  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Open Date 4/3/2013  
Location Citi Bike  

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