Job Opportunities 2017/2018

 

 

Feel free to have a look around our website to find out more about our Company! If interested please drop off a cover letter and resume to Cycle Alaska at 1107 West 8th Street, or email Briana@CycleAK.com!

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Head Bike Mechanic — Year-round full time position starting ASAP

Cycle Alaska is hiring a Head Mechanic for our service department. Seeking a hard-working individual who takes pride in their own work, has attention to detail, enjoys providing excellent customer service and loves working on bikes. The right candidate will have the knowledge and skill to diagnose and repair or adjust all bicycles and their components. They will also assist on the floor with sales, questions, phone calls and computer cash stations. Applicant must have 5 years of experience as a professional mechanic, as well as some supervisory experience.

Cycle Alaska is a retail and full service shop that operates year-round, as well as a Tour and Rental Company during the summer season. Juneau is an amazing place and has been growing as a biking community, and we strive to meet all the needs of each type of cyclist. We pride ourselves on our customer service and our community involvement, and believe that it is our civic duty to give back to the community that supports us. Bicycles are something that we love and that can be used in many ways, and we want to share that joy with others!

Compensation and benefits include:

  • 40 hours a week, some overtime required during peak season
  • Year-round position
  • Health insurance
  • Discount on accessories and bike brands Trek & Kona
  • Paid vacation/sick days
  • Hourly wages based on experience

Juneau is a beautiful city full of outdoor adventuring and wildlife viewing. Not only does it offer biking, but also endless amounts of hiking, kayaking, skiing, cross country skiing, fishing and other outdoor activities that are just a few steps from your home. If this sounds like a place you would love to live and you’re interested in joining our team, please email a cover letter and resume to: Briana@cycleak.com.

 

Experienced Bike Mechanic — Seasonal full time position; March through September

We are currently looking for a friendly experienced mechanic for our summer season. Seeking a hard-working individual who takes pride in their own work, has attention to detail and strong customer service skills.

Job requirements, but not limited to:

  • Ability to work on all types of bikes (road, mountain, hybrid, etc.)
  • Ability to communicate with customers about bikes, accessories and repairs, must be able to explain work needed or work done on bikes.
  • Greet customers promptly on entering store and help with all needs on the sales floor.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work space

Cycle Alaska is a full-service bike shop and Tour Company, our bike shop is open year-round and our tours run May through September. Our mechanics not only work on customer’s bikes, we also have a fleet of rentals and tour bikes that need maintenance all summer long.

Compensation and benefits include:

  • 40 hours a week, some overtime required during peak season
  • Discount on accessories and bike brands Trek & Kona
  • Plus, other discounts and offerings through the tour Industry in Juneau
  • Hourly wages based on experience

Juneau is a beautiful city full of outdoor adventuring and wildlife viewing. Not only does it offer biking, but also endless amounts of hiking, kayaking, fishing and other outdoor activities that are just a few steps from your home. If this sounds like a place you would love to live and you’re interested in joining our team, please email a cover letter and resume to: Briana@cycleak.com

 

Tour Driver Guides — Seasonal full and part time positions; May through September 30

Cycle Alaska will be hiring Driver Guides for our 2018 summer season. We will be looking for friendly and energetic people who enjoy working outdoors to share the beauty of Juneau with our Guests. As a Driver Guide you will get the opportunity to communicate directly with guests, share information on the surrounding area while being outside and be a part of a great team here at Cycle Alaska!

Responsibilities, but not limited to:

  • First and foremost, upholding our Tour Mission; “We create great memories for our guests”.
  • Safely drive 15 passenger vans with a bike trailer
  • Ensure a safe, fun and timely tour
  • Engage with guests, provide a fun and informational tour talk and be attentive to the guests needs throughout the tour
  • Give a safety talk and instructions on bike use before each tour
  • Provide assistance along bike route with crossings, scenic stops and any bike issues
  • Sometimes you will be biking as a guide!

Must have at least six years driving experience and a clear record for three years prior. Must be able to load and unload bikes from a trailer, can ride a bike for nine miles and be a team player.

If interested, drop off a cover letter and resume to Cycle Alaska at 1107 West 8th Street, or email to Briana@cycleak.com.