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We're Expanding & We're Hiring!

Our team is as diverse as the industry we love. In addition to diverse nationalities, we all come from different post-secondary educational backgrounds; everything from commerce degrees to Film Majors to engineering. At one point we have all worked in our academic fields but we have all come back to our one, true passion: cycling. We believe in adventure as well as success and we strive to make the world a better place one bike at a time. If this sounds like you, we'd love to meet you.

-> Bicycle Mechanic

Posted Nov/03/2020

Job Title: Bicycle Mechanic

Department: Service

Reports To: Assistant Manager: Repairs

Summary: This is a fun and challenging bicycle mechanic position with tons of room for growth.  
Enthusiasm for bicycle mechanics and strong communication and problem solving skills are a must.  
The work schedule is Wednesday-Sunday.  
Training will be provided.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Complete work orders on repair bike
  • Complete new bike services, which may include installation of full length fenders, kickstand, bottle cages
  • Assemble new bicycles from the box
  • Coordinate with Assistant Manager: Repairs for parts ordering
  • Help maintain a positive work environment
  • Maintain a high degree of cleanliness and organization of the repair shop
  • Become familiar with all brands of bikes and models and parts and accessories that we stock

Successful completion of following orientation and training:

  • SBCU Videos
  • Shimano S-tech
  • Cap’s How To” Book
  • Cap’s Policies & Procedures
  • Cap’s Employee Handbook
  • WorkSafe BC Safety Course

Education/Experience: We’re looking for the right fit. Previous experience is not required.

Skills and Traits:

  • Ability to work autonomously as well as in a team environment
  • Able to prioritize workday, multitask and be detail oriented
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Must understand written and verbal instruction and take direction
  • Outgoing, enthusiastic, sociable, ability to remain positive when faced with
  • Adversity, problem solving skills, strong interpersonal relationship skills, strong leadership/coaching skills
  • Work with a sense of urgency

Employee Probation:

  • All new hires will be under probation for the first 3 months and will have a Review at the end of this term.
  • Annual Manager Evaluations will be performed.

Physical Demands:

  • Able to sit or stand and walk throughout the scheduled work shift.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Able to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.

On-going Training:

Cap’s Bicycle Shop is committed to continual improvements within our team. You will be given in-store product knowledge
courses and clinics.
Please fill out an application and let's be part of our Team.

Job Type:

  • Full time opportunity

-> Mountain/ E-Bike Expert

Posted Jun/04/2020

At Cap's Bicycle Shop- New Westminster, we are looking to expand our mountain bike category and electric bike category for 2020, as well as adding mountain rides to our club calendar.


Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for purchasing all areas in this category

  • Merchandising floorspace to include bike lineup and accessories

  • Assist with training new staff members in this category

  • Provide world class service to customer when selling and assist with growing this category

  • Organizing and leading Sunday morning group rides for adults and kids, and leading e-bike rides


Qualifications

  • Successful candidates should have prior Lightspeed POS experience

  • Have a retail background

  • Have a mountain biking/racing background

  • Electric bike experience 

  • Have experience organizing and leading group rides

Asset (But not Required)

  • A driver's license

  • Fluent in another language. In New Westminster, many of our customers speak many languages, so an additional language is considered an asset