Auckland City, AucklandPermanentAbout Us : Torpedo7 is New Zealand's largest multi-channel outdoor adventure retailer, with 19 stores nationwide and a dedicated webstore.
We are unique in NZ in that our Torpedo7 stores have all sorts of toys and experts under one roof - Bike, Outdoor, Snow, Water and Clothing.
We live and breathe outdoor sports, and we’re passionate about helping our customers do the same. Because our people use our products themselves, we pride ourselves on being able to help customers choose exactly the right gear and saying see you out there’.
About the Role : We are looking for developing and experienced Bike Builders to join our new Bike Hub site for Torpedo7 in Auckland.
This is slightly different to our usual as there are no customers on-site as this is where all the action happens behind the scenesYou enjoy a fast-
paced environment with lots of variety, and you aren’t afraid of digging in hard to get things done. You’re someone who likes to put the customer front of mind even from behind the store scene.
You thrive on teamwork, and morale is a big priority of yours because you love it when the team is humming. You’re excited about building a career in retail, love our products, and want to share your enthusiasm with our customers.
Reporting to the Bike Mechanic Site Manager, your key responsibilities are : To meet with the Bike Department Manager and / or Retail Manager and assist in identifying what bikes need to be built in order to meet customer demands.
Ensure that all bikes are built according to the guidelines and that all legislative requirements are met.Ensure all products are maintained to appropriate stock levels.
Demonstrate you are a team player by communicating effectively with others and supporting in other duties, where necessaryMaintain your work area to an excellent standard, ensuring the shop floor is presentable and functional.
Strong sense of bike safety awareness.About You : Your experience : Ideally 2+ seasons experience in a bike workshop.Bike industry training and qualification.
Knowledge and experience with a wide range of outdoor products and brandsPassion for the outdoors and first hand understanding of gear requirements for relevant activities in various environmentsAbility to pay close attention to detail.
Able to competently and without supervision : Build and Deconstruct all styles of bikes, Bleed breaks, service forks and shocks, replace bearings , bearing overhaul, replace chain drive, tune gears including DI2, and build and true wheels.
More About Us : Our passionate people enjoy careers that provide inspiring experiences, exciting challenges and amazing benefits.
They also know that Torpedo7 is committed to developing its talent, which allows for a wide scope of amazing opportunities as the business continues to grow.
We are also part of The Warehouse Group, meaning there is plenty of scope for career development and staff benefits that extend well beyond the traditional outdoors industry.
Are you ready to live your passion at work? Gear up with us today!