Bike Back Derby Project Mechanic

Life Cycle UK

£18,000 - £22,000 pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract 07710632999 Jon Hughes

Reference: BBDPM280218

Sectors: sustainable transport, sustainability

Closing date: Tuesday, 20th March 2018   1 day left

Life Cycle UK’s Project Mechanic, Derby – Part time
Contract: - 2 yr fixed term until March 31st 2020
Working Hours: - 3 days per week plus 1 half sat/month
Salary: - £18,000 - £22,000 pro rata depending on experience.

Job Description:

Life Cycle UK is recruiting for the position of Project Mechanic for its successful Derby City operations and funded by Derby City Council.

We are looking for an excellent bicycle mechanic, with experience of working on a wide range of bikes, particularly older bikes. You will have good management skills and be able to work well with others, teach and share skills with a wide range of people from other mechanics to volunteers and the general public. You will also regularly liaise with and visit all prisons we work with and meet the prisoners who work for us there. You will able to organise and maintain a well-equipped workshop and have a very good understanding of health and safety issues. You will be able to cope with a busy working environment and getting jobs done on time to a high standard. The successful candidate will be responsible for recycling bikes to a high standard, selling and servicing bikes to the public and looking for new business opportunities for the project. You will also be highly motivated, innovative and passionate about Life Cycle’s long-term vision for the project and will have a positive can-do proactive attitude to life and work.

For more information and to apply go to the Life Cycle UK website:

You will need to download a covering letter with details on how to apply, a person/job specification and an application form. If you need the application emailed to you please call: 0117 353 4580 Monday to Friday during office hours.

Deadline for application is: Tuesday 20th March.

Life Cycle UK Charity number: 1077575

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