The Broken Spoke LLC

630 Water Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368

thebrokenspokept@gmail.com  (360) 379-1295

www.thebrokenspokept.blogspot.com


The Broken Spoke supplies our local commuters, athletes, and recreational riders with all their cycling needs.

The Broken Spoke is committed to providing our customers’ with quality service and a unique small town bike shop experience.  We believe in professional, well-trained employees who make visiting The Broken Spoke a rewarding experience.  We offer a work environment that is both challenging and accommodating to your needs.

Position title: Seasonal Bicycle Mechanic

Reports to: Shop Manager, General Manager, and Owner

Compensation: Starting hourly pay is Washington minimum wage ($11/hr), increased amount based on experience. Expected workload to be between 20 and 40 hours per week, as discussed with Owner.  

The mechanic position is summer seasonal; employment cannot be guaranteed past September.

 

Overview of Bicycle Mechanic Position (includes but not limited to):

∙     Interact with customers; in person, over the phone and through email

∙     Give accurate and complete price estimates for repairs

∙     Efficient and precise mechanic work

∙     Possess troubleshooting skills, and mechanical aptitude

∙     Sell bikes, accessories and other merchandise

∙     Possess sufficient knowledge and a helpful attitude

∙     Keep accurate records of sales, and repairs, using Point Of Sale program

∙     Communicate with shop manager, manager, and owner

∙     Maintain a clean and organized workspace

∙     Work within a small team atmosphere

∙     Attend staff meetings

   

Qualifications and personal qualities:

• Mechanical aptitude

• People skills- able to interact effectively with people of all ages, abilities, cultural groups, economic status or sexual orientation

• Responsible, on time (early)

• Common sense handy-skills

• Organized and dependable

• Willing to cooperate with, and follow The Broken Spoke procedures

• Basic computer skills using Point of Sale program, cash machine, Microsoft Office, Google

• Set an example as a safe and legal bicycle rider while working for The Broken Spoke

• Promote healthy lifestyles consistent with The Broken Spoke’s mission