B&L Bicycles’ Job Announcement – Spring 2019

The Opportunity:

B&L Bicycles is looking for an individual to join us for the upcoming season. We work as a complimentary team in a fast-paced dynamic environment with an emphasis on providing outstanding customer service. 

The position will be full time from late April / Early May through the end of September working primarily as a Service Technician in our Shop. Our Shop typically sees everything from vintage to the latest technological wonders in road, mountain and triathlon bicycles during the season. Training will begin on a part time basis upon successfully completing the hiring process. If circumstances allow, the position may be extended to full time - year around.

Solid mechanical skill and excellent customer service skills are required. Prior experience in bike shops is NOT required and EVERYONE is encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a customer service / hospitality focus in all interactions.
  • Follow training & instructions to successfully complete repair of customer’s bikes & assembly of new bikes.
  • Assist customers in identifying recommended service needs for their bike.
  • Assist customers shopping for new bikes & accessories.
  • Maintain a clean, organized and safe work environment.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work with a wide variety of people with patience & flexibility.
  • Ability to listen, comprehend and follow instructions.
  • Ability to clearly communicate & work effectively as part of a team.
  • Manual dexterity and ability to maintain focus on tasks.
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills and assume new responsibilities.
  • Ability to work on Saturday’s and overtime, as required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • General Ability to:
    • Bend
    • Kneel
    • Twist
    • Reach – including overhead & 
    • Grip 

  • Ability to lift bicycles weighing an average of 30 pounds
  • Have manual dexterity to work with small tools & parts

How to Apply:

Please submit a current resume with up to date references to:

B&L Bicycles

219 East Main Street

Pullman, WA 99163

For further information contact Colleen MacDonald or Brice Erickson at 509.332.1703.


About Us:

We were founded in 1996 by Brice & Leanne Erickson, fulfilling their desire to own a full-service bike shop. We have grown over the years by providing exceptional service, quality bicycles & parts and professional bicycle fitting services. We have been named an America’s Best Bike Shops annually since 2015 by the National Bicycle Dealers Association.

We carry Trek & Electra bicycles including an extensive selection of E-Bikes, work with Waterford on custom bicycles and Co-Motion on custom tandems. We offer full service repairs, including custom machining and professional bicycle fitting services including slow motion video capture and saddle & insole pressure mapping.