Cargo Bike Mechanic/Manager

25000.00 - 26000.00 GBP Annual + See Job Spec
13 Feb 2019
14 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
CitySprint are on a Fast track to become the UK's leading courier services provider, with current market domination of the Same day service areas already.

Through regular investment in market leading technology, we are paving the way for courier services to be more intuitive, more capable, and more responsive in real time than ever before!

Being this awesome takes a lot of hard work and commitment to our values, vision and customers. So naturally we need to secure top-notch talent to ensure we continue growing and improving every day.

This is where YOU come in!

Following continual growth and expansion, CitySprint have a great new role for a Cargo Bike Manager to service and repair our fleet - focusing on bike maintenance, security, and repairs to join our team in the London Central Service Centre.

Our offices are ideally located in Scrutton Street in Shoreditch, so you will benefit from a range of amenities available all close-by.

This role is all about leading the activity for vehicle maintenance and repair, fleet security, parts buying and record keeping. Ensuring fleet security.

It's a really varied role, and so ideally suited to someone keen to develop with a tenacious and driven approach to their career.

Overall Responsibility

* Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
* Vehicle Recovery
* Parts Buyer
* Fleet Security
* Recruitment

As a Mechanic the key responsibilities will include:

* Punctures front and rear
* Brake pad change
* Chain, rings and sprockets replacement
* Break and repair chain
* Brake bleed
* Tyre change
* Basic steering linkage repairs
* Spoke replacement and simple wheel true
* Keeping and recording all services and maintenance records.

What you will get in return:

* A friendly, supportive culture and team environment, where your own learning and development are prioritised, because what makes you successful, makes us successful!
* Great ongoing training and development programs tailored to your needs
* A competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including pension, ride to work scheme, child care vouchers, medicash and an Employee Perks scheme offering discounts for all our employees in hundreds of big brand products and services!
* EAP and wellness advice for all employees
* Season Ticket loans
* Free fruit Friday (and sometimes some not -so-healthy treats!)

Security | Maintenance | Bike Maintenance | Repairs | Work Load | Work Ethic | Management | Couriers | Fleet

Essential Skills

* A solid understanding of Fleet/Cargo Bike Operations in a same day courier environment is highly desirable
* Problem solving skills, and the ability to devise innovative solutions
* Excellent interpersonal, communication and people management skills
* Ability to self-manage, acting on your own initiative without supervision
* Ability to give clear communication to clients, couriers and staff whilst remaining friendly, courteous and professional at all times
* Be highly organised
* Can work under pressure

About Company

CitySprint deliver flexible, reliable, innovative and technology led courier and logistics services. As well as being the UK's leading same day distribution network, we have a range of UK Overnight and International and specialist services, including 1-hour delivery timeslots for retail, our Healthcare offer and even in-night deliveries.

Our investment in leading-edge technology and systems is what drives us, always with the goal of improving our customers' experience with us.

At the heart of our business are our people who are committed to providing the highest standards of customer care. Who our customers choose to partner with matters and we make it our ethos to always deliver excellence in the services we provide.

To always stay on top of our game, we employ the best talent with the right expertise and knowledge to support our customers and ensure that we continue to improve and grow