Vacancies

How to join our growing team

Here at Cycledelik we are constantly looking for people across the UK with the right mentality, work ethics and attitude to join our team. Vacancies are available in all major cities and towns for the following:

  • Self-employed mobile bicycle mechanics on a push bike/Cargo bike on a full time, part time or flexi time basis
  • Self-employed mobile bicycle mechanics on a van on a full time, part time or flexi time basis
  • Part time PA/Secretary flexi hours – West London based
  • Sales and Marketing manager commission based

Salary and wages are subject to age and experience. Mechanics vacancies are subject to rigorous tests, satisfactory references, health and fitness and GP reports.

 

Trainee Mobile Bicycle Mechanic / Apprentice

Location: Acton – West London

Successful applicant will be taught how to be a competent and professional mobile bicycle mechanic over a period of 3 years full time or 5 years part time.

Applicants must be UK residents with a clean driving licence, educated to GCSE level or equivalent, able to provide proof of address, GP and reference details.

Training will cover the following:

Part 1

  • Safety at work and cycle safety BS6102
  • Security at work – Introduction
  • Health & fitness
  • English and language commands
  • Applied Mathematics – Introduction
  • Applied Physics – Introduction
  • Metallurgy – Introduction
  • Punctuality at work
  • Attention to details
  • How to work on your own
  • How to work as part of a team
  • How to be methodical and tidy
  • Effective communication and time management
  • Customer service – Introduction
  • Triple R – Recycle, Reuse & Respect the environment
  • COSH
  • Dealing with suppliers – Introduction
  • How to take a phone call
  • How to deal with members
  • How to complete a booking
  • How to take payments in person, over the phone and company procedures
  • How to look after company assets
  • How to look after stock
  • Ethics – Introduction
  • Terms and conditions and duties to our customer
  • Orienteering and navigation skills
  • Endurance skills
  • Health and fitness test
  • Basic Mathematics, English and Vision tests
  • In house theory and practical test by quality control.

Part 2

  • Customer service – After sales
  • Tried and tested – Which products and brands to sell
  • How to approach servicing or repairing a bicycle – Assessment
  • How to recommend a service or a repair
  • How to quote and communicate a service or a repair
  • How to log and communicate a service or a repair
  • How to look after customers property
  • How to safety check a bicycle
  • How to complete a service or repair sheet – Paper version
  • How to setup a bicycle to fit a customer
  • How to clean a bicycle
  • How to clean a chain
  • How to choose the right saddle for a customer
  • How to choose the right stem for a customer
  • How to check the frame is the right size for a customer
  • How to choose the right groupset for a customer
  • How to choose the right wheels for a customer
  • How to choose the right tyres for a customer
  • How to choose the right bicycle for a customer
  • How to assist a customer purchase the right bicycle suitable for their needs
  • How to assist a customer build their dream bicycle
  • How to tie a knot and secure goods
  • Learning bicycle and tools terminology
  • Torque tools, how to set up and use
  • In house theory and practical test by quality control.

Part 3

  • How to complete a service or repair sheet – Electronic version
  • How to take and log a goods order from a customer
  • Suppliers list
  • How to order from a supplier
  • How to receive and check an order
  • How to price deliveries
  • How to stock take
  • How to stock control
  • How to cash control
  • How to strip, spray and re-build a bicycle
  • In house theory and practical test by quality control.

Part 4

  • How to setup V and cantilever Brakes Part1
  • How to setup gears Part1 – Cassette
  • How to choose and fit standard tyres Part 1
  • How to choose and fit inner tubes
  • How to replace a spoke
  • How to true a wheel
  • How to build a wheel
  • How to service gears – Cassette
  • How to service a headset
  • How to service a bottom bracket
  • How to service hubs
  • How to extract sealed bearings
  • How to measure and dead sealed bearings
  • How to service body hub
  • How to convert a Campagnolo wheel to a Shimano wheel
  • How to service pedals
  • In house theory and practical test by quality control.

Part 5

  • CYTECH-1

Part 6

  • Applied Mathematics – Industry specific
  • Applied Physics – Industry specific
  • Metallurgy – Industry specific
  • How to setup Brakes Part2 Disc & hydraulic
  • How to setup gears Part2 hub gears
  • How to service hub gears – Sturmey Archer, Shimano & SRAM
  • How to fit tyres Part 2 Tubeless
  • How to service a cargo bike
  • How to fit lights on a cargo bike
  • How to service a Brompton
  • How to service a tandem bike
  • How to service an electric bicycle including BOSH engines
  • In house theory and practical test by quality control.

Part 7

  • CYTECH-2

Part 8

  • How to setup Brakes Part3 coaster and roller
  • How to setup gears Part3 electronic Di2, EPS & STEPS
  • How to service hub gears – Rohloff, Schlumpf & Pinnion
  • How to fit tyres Part 2 Tubeless
  • How to service BOSH engines
  • How to upgrade manual gears to STEPS
  • How to trouble shoot electrical and electronic problems
  • How to fit and setup an electronic groupset
  • How to fit and setup power taps
  • How to service power tap
  • In house theory and practical test by quality control.

Part 9

  • CYTECH-3

Part 10

  • How to be a professional mobile bicycle mechanic.
  • Campagnolo certification
  • Shimano Certification
  • SRAM Certification
  • BOSH Certification
  • Rockshox Certification
  • FOX Certification
  • DT Swiss Certification

Part 11

  • Mechanical principals
  • The world of mechanics
  • Engineering
  • Metal and alloys
  • Fabrication
  • Welding and brazing
  • How to use a grinder
  • How to use a drill
  • How to use a lathe
  • How to thread a rod
  • How to thread a hole
  • How to thread a spoke
  • Thread lock
  • How to remove a rusty nut or bolt
  • How to supply and fit a ground anchor
  • How to release a locked bike

 

Please use our contact page to get in touch including your CV and a cover letter.

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