Employment

At Westshore Bicycles, our first commitment is to our customers. We strive to welcome, inform, inspire, supply and support everyone who rides bikes and embraces active outdoor activities. We’re passionate about what we do and the products that we sell. We engage in the cycling community and believe that riding a bicycle is fun, offers many health benefits and saves the environment by reducing traffic.

Bicycle Mechanic

We are seeking a full-time mechanic to head our service department year round. As a mechanic you will have the opportunity to be involved in most roles, with your focus to provide top notch customer service and run a efficient and organized service centre.. Working as a mechanic in our shop you must be willing to work in team environment as that is how our store works best!

Position Responsibilities

  • Work on all makes and models of bicycles
  • Tune ups
  • Wheel Builds
  • Brake bleeds
  • Suspension service and overhaul
  • Work on E-Bikes, diagnose problems, up date software, Di2
  • Interacting with customers to help them find new parts/servicing for their bikes
  • Building new bikes as received
  • Keep the shop clean and organized.
  • Help out with bike projects that come up.
  • After service follow up with customers
  • Manage Service area inventory
  • Take care of service warranty

Position Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years of experience doing maintenance and repairs in a bike shop
  • Comfortable working on road, mountain, hybrid bikes and E-Bikes
  • Proficient with hydraulic brake systems
  • Proficient overhauling suspension
  • Proficient working on Ebikes
  • Willingness to learn new things
  • Problem solving abilities
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and customer service.
  • Flexibility to work during the week and on the weekends
  • Ability to balance customer sales with repair work load.
  • Ability to manage repair related inventory.

Additional Assets

  • Shimano Stec Training
  • Bosch Certified
  • Cash handling experience
  • Love for bikes and riding

We are a locally owned bike shop in the heart of Langford and are looking for a bike enthusiast who loves working on bikes to join our team.

Please send us your resume with references.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.