Job advert posted: July 2016
We are a pair of friendly, busy, independent bike shops in London.
You are a dedicated, hard-working and experienced mechanic, who wants to join our team.
The London Cycle Workshop has been established for over six years and has gained an excellent
reputation for servicing and repairing bikes to the highest standard. We are a friendly local shop and have built up a strong rapport with our customers for our honest advise and customer service. We have two locations, Wandsworth SW11 and Hammersmith W6.
We are looking for dedicated, hard working and experienced mechanics to join our team. The role is that of mechanic, although you will also be required to double up as a sales assistant, advising and
recommending products on the shop floor, so a familiarity with current parts and accessories is essential. Part of the role of mechanic is to book bikes into the workshop, so the ability to thoroughly assess workshop jobs and offer advice is pivotal to the role. We are looking for candidates willing to develop their skills, training will be provided however prior workshop and retail experience is essential.
Hours will be spread over five days to include one weekend day and possibly a mix of hours at both shops. We are flexible with working hours.
The candidate should possess proven skill and experience as a mechanic, along with great communication skills. Excellent customer service skills are important to maintain and improve relations with the customers, and to ensure we excel when it comes to expectations. We have worked hard to build a strong reputation as a friendly, talented and reliable workshop, and these values need to be upheld and built upon. The ability to work as part of a team, and adapt to a changing work load is essential. Basic IT skills along with excellent written and spoken English are requirements for the role, Cytech level 2 or equivalent and above a bonus.
Previous experience as a mechanic.
Retail experience in the bike trade.
A passion for bikes…
If you fit the description of our new team member, and we sound like the bike workshop for you, email your CV with a covering letter, telling us why you would like to join TLCW team to: info@TheLondonCycleWorkshop.co.uk
End of July 2016. Applicants who have not been contacted by this date have not been successful this time. Immediate start available.
Thank you for your interest in joining the team at The London Cycle Workshop, we look forward to hearing from you.