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Bicycle Mechanic/General Assistant – Wallington, Surrey
« on: April 27, 2020, 11:34:21 PM »
Bicycle Mechanic/General Assistant – Wallington, Surrey

*   Wallington Cycles, Wallington SM6                   
*   £20,000 to £24,000 per annum

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Wallington Cycles are on the lookout for an excellent Mechanic (or maybe two part-timers), who is happy to work on bikes of all descriptions, together with general duties throughout the shop.

We are a friendly local bike shop, selling all classes of bikes for kids, commuters, fun-lovers and enthusiasts. We first opened our doors in 1995, and have become one of Wallington’s favourite shops, recommended for our outstanding customer service. Our workshop is a crucial part of the business, offering servicing and repairs for all bicycles, together with support for customers who have bought their bikes from us.

The Mechanic’s Role:

· Service and repair customers’ bikes     

· Build and check new bikes ready for sale.

· Refurbish traded-in bikes for sale.

· Maintain a clean, safe and tidy workshop.

. Liaise with customers as required before, during and after servicing.

. Create and maintain written records of work requested and carried out.

. Help out as necessary throughout the shop, including sales, stock handling, cleaning, maintaining displays.

 

Abilities, qualifications, experience, attitude:

· Ideally at least two years’ experience as a bicycle mechanic, with Cytec level 2 or higher - although further training can be provided for the right candidate.

. A good command of spoken and written English, with the ability and personality to advise and sell to our wide variety of customers.

. Willingness and initiative to identify work that needs doing in any part of the shop, and to carry this out as part of the team.

. The desire always to improve, accepting responsibility for mistakes and ensuring that they are treated as a learning opportunity.     

     

The Benefits:

· Full time contracts working five days out of seven – or part time as agreed.

· 28 days holiday a year (including Bank Holidays)

·Weekly pay, straight into your bank account the following Wednesday

·Very generous staff discount on all goods bought for personal use.

 

Please send your CV and a covering letter by email to: info[at]wallingtoncycles.com

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