7 days ago
Bicycle sharing is a sustainable, healthy, and community-based transport option that enhances urban livability and mobility. Bay Area Bike Share currently operates 700 bikes & 70 stations in the Bay Area with plans to expand the system ? tenfold - with 7000 bikes by the end of 2018.
Overview of Position:
Bay Area Bike Share is seeking Field Bike Technicians to help with all aspects of field bicycle maintenance, cleaning, and repair. Training on technical and unique aspects of Bike Share bikes will be provided. You'll be a part of a groundbreaking team that focuses on the operation of an innovative bicycle transportation system with emphasis on building strong client and sponsor relationships while exceeding the highest standards for service.
Schedule: Monday - Wednesday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Key Aspects of Position:
* Interact with customers and potential customers in public?represent Bay Area Bike Share responsibly and effectively.
* Inspect and evaluate bicycles and bike share stations for safety, function, and cleanliness
* Perform routine bicycle maintenance, cleaning, and minor repairs as necessary.
* Identify and report bicycles in need of in-house repair..
* Perform routine station maintenance and repairs as necessary.
* Identify, reports and resolve, if possible, all station malfunctions and/or problems.
* Use communication and computer technology effectively to record all maintenance/repair activity.
* Assist with station assembly and installation as necessary/assigned.
* Retrieve bicycles tagged for in-house repair.
* Receive training in all aspects of Bay Area Bike Share operations, including:
* Bicycle maintenance and repair
* Station technology (hardware and software), maintenance and repair
* Basic customer service and public relations
* Other duties as assigned.
Work environment: Work environment varies, and will include the following:
* Riding a bicycle and/or driving a light truck alone or with other staff, to and among bike share station locations and other locations as necessary.
* Exposure to varying weather conditions during all 4 seasons as this is a year-round position.
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