Village Bike Shop Technician
Specialized Bicycle Components
Morgan Hill, CA
Innovation has guided our every decision since 1974. As more riders of all ages get on the roads, trails, and streets than ever before, we’re here to do the best work of our lives to push the greatest human powered machine into the future each and every day. We’re a team of barrier-breakers, disrupters, and problem solvers. We’re committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce where every teammate can succeed as we inspire riders everywhere. Reach out – we’re here to help you build your career at Specialized.
Are you a seasoned bike mechanic with an eye for detail that would stand up to the highest level of scrutiny? Do you constantly talk to your friends, family and pets about bikes and every detail of every component? Are you excited at the idea of working with the latest and greatest in frame and component technology for the best riders in the world? If you were able to answer yes to these questions, then we want to talk to you!
We are searching for a friendly, enthusiastic mechanic to be part of a team that serves dynamic needs; from event support to employee bikes, from marketing builds to fleet management, whatever the company asks of us we get it done. Sound fun? We want to talk to you!
HOW YOU’LL MAKE A DIFFERENCE
As a member of the Village Service Course you will be responsible for cleaning, tuning, adjusting, and assembling bikes for all manner of audiences
You will have the opportunity to interact with many other groups within Specialized, to include: Quality, Retail and Rider Care, International Trade, Distribution, Product Management, Marketing, Sales and SBCU
Attend events such as trade shows, demo rides, races, as a representative of Specialized’s Service Team
You will support fleets of bikes for Employee, Marketing, Demo, and Educational use
Ride support for various events and endeavors
WHAT YOU NEED TO WIN
First and foremost, the ability to work as a member of a team
High level of mechanical ability.
3-5 years’ experience servicing bicycles in a professional shop environment
Experience servicing suspension, dropper posts, and wheels
Certifications from S-Tec, STU, Fox, UBI, etc. a plus
Significant customer service experience, preferably in bicycle shops, or other service shop environment
You should have an in-depth understanding of bicycle suspension and wheel products
Organization and follow through are a must as is the ability to balance a fast tempo with incredible results
Proficiency with computer programs such as Outlook, Word, Excel. Oracle and JIRA experience helpful
Professional, technical, and personable communication skills both written and verbal are critical
We want to increase representation of all races, genders, and body types in the cycling industry and are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce where all people thrive. We encourage everyone – especially those from marginalized groups – to apply to our job postings and help us earn the position as the rider’s brand of choice. We are always looking for creative, innovative, and passionate people who are eager to contribute to our mission of pedaling the planet forward. Regardless of your qualifications, if you are ready to make a difference, please apply and let us know how you can make an impact at Specialized!
If you'd like to get the inside scoop about Specialized - our culture, team dynamics, and more, please reach out to Lknight@specialized.com
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If there’s one thing that unites the people who work here, it’s this: We believe that bicycles have the power to change lives. That’s why we’re always looking for passionate people from all disciplines who share in this belief and who are looking to play an active role in inspiring and getting more people on bikes. Are you ready to make a difference?