Bicycle Service Technicians, Writers & Bike Builders

Posted by Wheat Ridge Cyclery on 03/05/2024


Bicycle Service Technicians, Writers & Bike Builders Job Basics

Industry Sector
Job Type
Job Categories
Retail - Bike Mechanic - Ski Technician, Ski Resort - Adventure Park Staff
$16 - $21/hr
Required to Relocate
Required to Travel
Employee May Telecommute
Job Seeker Must Live Within
Wheat Ridge
Required Experience
1 - 3 years

Bicycle Service Technicians, Writers & Bike Builders Job Description & Requirements

Founded in 1973, Wheat Ridge Cyclery (WRC) is an acclaimed and highly regarded industry leader. With an emphasis on legendary customer service, comprehensive knowledge and professional expertise, WRC is currently seeking career-oriented, passionate people to join our team of cycling industry professionals.

Currently hiring for positions in our main store in Wheat Ridge and our satellite location opening soon in Littleton (at C-470 & Ken Caryl). Seasonal, full and part-time positions available.


The WRC Service Lab is paradise for the discriminating bicycle mechanic, featuring 16 full-service bays, dedicated wheel building department, and a fully outfitted, dedicated mountain bike suspension service room. This is bicycle mechanic heaven!

Bike Techs will perform a variety of service functions on new and used bikes ranging from e-bikes and full suspension mountain bikes to road, townie, and kids bikes. Bike Techs are responsible for check-in/out, diagnosing issues and preforming thorough & efficient repairs and must be very knowledgeable in componentry ranging from vintage to the latest and greatest bike technology.


Service Writers are solely responsible for check-in/out, diagnosing issues and selling service packages. Service Writers must be very knowledgeable in the wide range of current and older componentry, including:

·                Road and Mountain bike drivetrains

·                Wheels

·                Suspension

·                Braking systems

·                All other bicycle systems of various technological eras that will be encountered in a diagnostic format.

Dynamic personality, positive attitude, professionalism and a proven ability to provide customers with best-in-class service. This is a very busy, high-volume service department. The ability to provide engaged and thorough care and empathy for each and every customer is key to the success of the department and to the continued high esteem we enjoy in our market. Listening closely and providing a legendary customer service experience are mandatory!


Builders are responsible for the assembly of new bikes for sales floor.


A developed and sincere passion for cycling in any discipline is a must. Culture is important at WRC. We strive to provide a safe place to work and a fun place for our customers to shop. Every employee at WRC is measured by these Core Values:

·         Expertise

·         Passion 

·         Fun 

·         Integrity

·         Respect 


Flexibility, benefits and a professional, friendly environment of like-minded cyclists awaits.


  • Hourly pay range:
    • Service Techs, $18 - $21/hr
    • Service Writers, $18 - $21/hr
    • Bike Builders, $16 - $18/hr
  • Monthly sales-goal based bonuses up to $1,200
  • 401(k) investment plan with an employer match up to 4%
  • Employee purchase discounts
  • Vacation and holiday pay*
  • Health and dental benefit plans*
  • Personal demo bike allowance*
  • Aflac supplemental insurance*

About Wheat Ridge Cyclery

Since 1973, Wheat Ridge Cyclery has been dedicated to the sport of cycling and all it encompasses.  Our devotion to cycling shines through in our commitment to providing complete customer satisfaction through unparalleled service, expert advice and a unique bicycle shopping experience.

We offer a vast selection of state-of-the-art products coupled with over 200 combined years of industry expertise, custom fitting, unequalled mechanical prowess and a genuine caring smile for all who visit


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