Website Liv Outside
Who We Are
LivOutside is an outdoor gear retail store and outfitter located in the beautiful Muskoka region. We
have been in operation for over 20 years specializing in paddlesports, winter recreation, camping
and, of course, cycling. LivOutside is also the parent company of Fat Bikes Canada – a popular
online web store frequented by fat bike riders and mountain bike riders alike located across the
nation. Over the years, both these shop platforms have been steadily growing and we’re now in need
of growing our team.
We are currently seeking an experienced, friendly and motivated Bicycle Technician and Sales
What You’ll Do
As a bicycle service technician with 3 to 5 years of experience under your belt, you will assemble,
repair and perform maintenance on customer and shop demo bicycles of common cycling disciplines
including MTB, Gravel and Road.
You will be responsible for maintaining an adequate inventory of shop parts and supplies to ensure
smooth and efficient shop operations. You will submit and receive parts orders through a Lightspeed
POS and inventory management interface.
You will be in direct communication with customers to provide recommendations for repairs and
maintenance to their bicycles. You will also recommend products that best suit their needs and
interests and assist with their quick and confident decision-making.
Who You Are
Interested in a wide variety of outdoor recreation activities, but particularly passionate about cycling
and knowledgeable about mountain bikes, fat bikes and gravel bikes and the equipment associated
with these disciplines.
You are a team player and easy to approach and work with. This position will require you to work
closely with your fellow colleagues at LivOutside and be a role model to younger and less
You are detail-oriented and committed to maintaining an organized, clean work environment and
accurate data management.
You are experienced and proficient with bicycle wheel building, servicing mountain-bike suspension
systems, general problem solving and comfortable with assembling high-end bicycles. You have an
advanced understanding of modern bicycles and willingness to keep up-to-date with new
technologies and trends in all forms of cycling.
Excellent customer service and communication skills are extremely important for this position. You
are comfortable establishing a great rapport with new and current customers.
Knowledge and experience in paddle sports and or winter ski equipment is a major asset.
What We Are Offering
As an employee of LivOutside and Fat Bikes Canada, you will benefit from having access to a wide
variety of cycling products and other outdoor gear at a significant discount. Muskoka hosts an
amazing network of trail systems and gravel roads to keep you active and in the wilderness outdoors
while not at the shop. Your work hours will be relatively flexible as well.
This is a full-time position totaling 40 hours a week with many weekend shifts.
Compensation will be based on level of experience.
If you are interested, please apply soon. We are looking to fill this position by the end of April – just in
time for what’s expected to be a busy and exciting cycling season ahead. Please email your resume to [email protected] with ‘Bike Mechanic Position’ in the subject line. You can also hand deliver your resume to the store during our operating hours.
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