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Edinburgh Bicycle CooperativeAbout Edinburgh Bicycle Co-op

Edinburgh Bicycle Co-op is one of the UK’s leading independent bicycle retailers.

We believe we’re no ordinary bike shop. We see ourselves as innovative and a bit different – and we’re very proud of our successful co-op history.

We currently operate five shops in Scotland and the North of England; Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Newcastle, and Leeds. Our head office, warehouse and distribution centre are based on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

The bike co-op is a dynamic, progressive and innovative company. As a workers’ co-operative, we provide an environment where an individual can have a direct influence on the running of the business as well as a share in the profits.

We offer a number of additional staff benefits including a generous holiday allowance and an excellent staff discount scheme.

Bike Mechanic – Newcastle Branch

Full time position available

Excellent staff discount scheme

We are looking for an enthusiastic and bike-passionate person to join our mechanics team in Newcastle on a full time basis. Ideally we are looking for someone who could also cover sales duties, but this is not essential.

You must have bicycle mechanic experience (ideally everything from road to bmx) and you must be able to work to tight deadlines.

A Cytech (or equivalent) qualification would help but is not essential.

Most importantly, you’ll be personable and confident of your ability to deliver first-class consistent mechanical skill and accuracy in a busy workplace environment.

As a small tight-knit team we are committed to accommodating flexible working hours and we offer competitive rates of pay as well as a generous holiday allowance and an excellent staff discount scheme.

To apply, drop into our shop; Edinburgh Bicycle Co-operative, 5 – 7 Union Road, Byker, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE6 1EH, with your C.V and a covering letter and ask for Shaun Reiling

Alternatively send your CV and cover letter by email to:

shaunreiling@edinburghbicycle.com

Part Time Bike Mechanic – Aberdeen Branch

Part Time Position available

Excellent staff discount scheme

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and bike-passionate person to join our mechanics team on a part time basis.

You must have bicycle mechanic experience (ideally everything from road to bmx) and you should be used to working to tight deadlines in a bike shop. A Cytech (or equivalent) qualification would help but is not essential.

Most importantly, you’ll be personable and confident of your ability to deliver first-class consistent mechanical skill and accuracy in a busy workplace environment.

We offer flexible working hours, competitive pay rates as well as a generous holiday allowance, and an excellent staff discount scheme.

To apply, drop into our shop: Edinburgh Bicycle Cooperative, 458-464 George St, Aberdeen AB25 3XH with your CV and covering letter and ask for Scott Forbes-Davidson.

Alternatively email these to scottforbesdavidson@edinburghbicycle.com

 

 

Part Time Salesperson Vacancies – Aberdeen Branch

Edinburgh Bicycle Coop Aberdeen

Do you have a passion for bikes? Are you committed to providing excellent customer service?

If so, we would like to hear from you. We are looking for enthusiastic and self-motivated individuals to become part of our Aberdeen team. Currently we are looking for a number of part-time Sales People to start as soon as possible.

An understanding and interest in all things bike will give you an advantage.

Most importantly, you’ll be a team player who takes pride in giving the very best service to every customer that comes through our door.

We offer competitive rates of pay as well as a generous holiday allowance, and an excellent staff discount scheme.

To apply, drop into our shop; Edinburgh Bicycle Co-operative, 458 – 464 George Street, Aberdeen AB25 3XH, United Kingdom with your C.V and covering letter and ask for Scott Forbes-Davidson.

Alternatively send by email to: Scottforbesdavidson@edinburghbicycle.com