Profession bicycle mechanic

Bicycle mechanics maintain and repair a variety of bicycle models and component parts. They may perform customized alterations, according to their client's preferences.

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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.

Skills

  • Maintain work area cleanliness

    Keep the working area and equipment clean and orderly.

  • Purchase supplies

    Purchase and replenish supplies; make sure that all required goods are available in stock.

  • Maintain equipment

    Regularly inspect and perform all required activities to maintain the equipment in functional order prior or after its use.

  • Wash bicycles

    Clean and dry bicycles with the appropriate tools and products, making sure that no corrosion appears and that the bicycle chain is properly smeared.

  • Apply company policies

    Apply the principles and rules that govern the activities and processes of an organisation.

  • Assemble bicycles

    Fit together component parts of bicycles, making sure that every part is fastened properly and that the bicycle is ready for use. Install bicycle accessories such as speedometers, lights and bottle holders.

  • Perform repairs on bicycles

    Identify mechanical/technical bicycle problems, perform intermediate or permanent repairs, taking into account individual customer requests.

  • Replace defect components

    Remove defective parts and replace them with functioning components.

  • Use repair manuals

    Apply the information, such as periodic maintenance charts, step by step repair instructions, troubleshooting information and overhaul procedures to perform routine maintenance and repairs.

  • Tune bicycles

    Make sure bicycles are in good working order. Make performance adjustments using hand tools.

  • Apply safety measures

    Perform tasks and operations taking into account the safety regulations and standards and applying them in order to prevent incidents or hazards.

  • Maintain braking system

    Maintain the system that stops motor vehicles and bicycles. Identify problems such as leakages. Make repairs if necessary by using hand and power tools.

  • Maintain customer service

    Keep the highest possible customer service and make sure that the customer service is at all times performed in a professional way. Help customers or participants feel at ease and support special requirements.

Optional knowledge and skills

issue sales invoices maintain relationship with suppliers administer appointments maintain professional administration assist customers ensure compliance with warranty contracts electric bicycles manage schedule of tasks repair electric bicycles maintain records of maintenance interventions keep personal administration sell bicycles develop professional network train employees create solutions to problems manage a small-to-medium business keep stock records apply technical communication skills electric drives

Common job titles

  • Bicycle fleet rebalancer/mechanic wanted for tech co.
  • Service lead
  • Bike mechanic
  • Bike builder
  • Bicycle mechanic - nationwide
  • Bicycle technician-010
  • Bicycle mechanic
  • Full-time repair mechanic