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About 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.

Our current vacancies:

Salesperson, Edinburgh Canonmills
Mechanic, Edinburgh Canonmills
Mechanic, Newcastle

Mechanic – Edinburgh Canonmills

Full time temporary position available

Generous staff discount

We are looking for an enthusiastic and bike-passionate person to join our mechanic team in Edinburgh Canonmills.

The position is available immediately and is expected to last until September 2021.

Previous bike shop experience and/or experience of a wide range of bikes and cycling, including electric and folding bikes would be of great relevance.

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.

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

To apply send a covering letter and your CV by email to: mattcharnley@edinburghbicycle.com

Salesperson – Edinburgh Canonmills

Full time temporary position available

Generous staff discount

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 an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to become part of our Edinburgh Canonmills team.

We are looking for a full-time Salesperson to start as soon as possible and the role is initially available until September 2021.

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

Some previous retail experience would help but is not essential. 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.

As a small tight-knit team we are committed to accommodating flexible working hours.

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

To apply send a covering letter and your CV by email to: mattcharnley@edinburghbicycle.com

Mechanic – Newcastle Branch

Full time temporary position

Excellent staff discount scheme

We are looking for an enthusiastic and bike-passionate person to join our mechanic team in Newcastle.

Previous bike shop experience and/or experience of a wide range of bikes and cycling, including electric and folding bikes would be of great relevance.  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.

This is a temporary position which is expected to last for 6 months.

If you are interested, please send your CV and cover letter by email to: danielflaherty@edinburghbicycle.com