Profession bicycle assembler

Bicycle assemblers build, tune and ensure good working order of all types of bicycles such as mountain bikes, road bikes, children’s bikes etc. They also assemble accessory products like tag-alongs and trailers.

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Personality Type

  • Realistic / Conventional

Knowledge

  • Bicycle mechanics

    Technicalities over mechanics in bicycles and related topics in order to perform a wide range of repais in bicycles.

  • Mechanics

    Theoretical and practical applications of the science studying the action of displacements and forces on physical bodies to the development of machinery and mechanical devices.

Skills

  • Use technical documentation

    Understand and use technical documentation in the overall technical process.

  • Fasten components

    Fasten components together according to blueprints and technical plans in order to create subassemblies or finished products.

  • Align components

    Align and lay out components in order to put them together correctly according to blueprints and technical plans.

  • Read standard blueprints

    Read and comprehend standard blueprints, machine, and process drawings.

  • Apply health and safety standards

    Adhere to standards of hygiene and safety established by respective authorities.

  • Use power tools

    Operate power driven pumps. Use hand tools or power tools. Use vehicle repair tools or safety equipment.

  • Install transport equipment lighting

    Install lighting elements in transport equipment according to blueprints and other technical plans.

Optional knowledge and skills

recognise signs of corrosion remove paint maintain braking system order supplies operate drill press inspect repaired tyres identify parts requested by customers identify customer's needs inspect worn tyres use painting equipment use welding equipment electricity operate soldering equipment inspect quality of products mix paints for vehicles write records for repairs tune bicycles carry out repair of vehicles replace tyres