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Bike Mechanic - Bay Area Bike Share 

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Category Bicycle Service Tech  

About Bay Area Bike Share:

Bicycle sharing is a sustainable, healthy, and community-based transport option that enhances urban livability and mobility. Bay Area Bike Share is excited to announce the beginning of its operations  with 700 bikes and 70 stations in the Bay Area. 

Overview of Position:

Bay Area Bike Share is seeking experienced Bike Mechanics to help with all aspects of bicycle assembly, maintenance, and repair. Training on technical and unique aspects of Bike Share bikes will be provided.  You’ll be a part of a team that focuses on a bicycle transportation system with emphasis on building strong client and sponsor relationships while exceeding the highest standards for service. 


Key Aspects of Position:

●       Complete repairs in a professional and timely manner.

●       Reliably report for work as assigned.

●       Respond to requests from your manager(s).

●       Assist in maintaining an OSHA compliant workplace.

●       Ensure that all necessary reporting is accurate, complete and timely.

●       Work under the guidance of the Head Bike Mechanic.

●       Other duties as assigned

Note: The above description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.  All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities due to the nature of work performed to accomplish Motivate’s Mission.

Position Requirements

Required Skills and Experience:

●       Two years minimum experience in professional bicycle repair.

●       Passion for bikes, efficiency and sustainability.

●       Excellent organizational skills.

●       Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

●       Proven technical and mechanical aptitude and innovation.

●       Adaptability – enthusiastically adapt to changes in the work environment.

●       Dependability - Follow instructions; respond to management direction; communicate frequently; solicit feedback to improve performance. 

●       Interpersonal skills- maintain confidentiality; remain open to others' ideas; demonstrate patience and willingness to try new things.

●       Creativity - the individual actively seeks creative solutions, is inquisitive, and continuously seeks to improve all aspects of shop operations

●       This position may require bending, stooping, lifting up to 50 pounds.


Motivate is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Motivate is a drug-free workplace.

Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  
Close Date  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Open Date 7/11/2013  
Location Bay Area Bike Share  

This position is currently accepting applications.

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