For over 25 years, we have been a nonprofit organization on a mission to broaden access to bicycling and its benefits.  Our vision is to continue building a vibrant community where people of all backgrounds use bicycles to stay healthy and  connected. We believe that all Portlanders—regardless of income or background—should have the opportunity to  experience the joy, freedom and health benefits of bicycling. This is the motivation behind everything we do.


This position operates out of our full-service bike shop in NE Portland’s busy Alberta District. Our high-volume shop is  staffed by experienced mechanics and salespeople from diverse cycling backgrounds who provide compassionate  customer service to a broad cross-section of cyclists. Here at the shop, we value and support one another through the  work we do and are committed to working collaboratively to meet our goals. We acknowledge and value diversity and its  many intersections. We are proud that people of color, women, neuro-divergent, gender non-conforming and LGBTQIA+  folks choose to work at our shop. We encourage more people from varied and diverse backgrounds to join our lively,  talented team. Under the supervision of the Shop Leadership Team, the Bicycle Mechanic will work to consistently and  efficiently deliver on the demands presented by our customers and programming efforts.


  • Assess and repair bicycles for customers, repair bicycles for retail sale and for use in our programs
  • Assist with the purchase of new and used bikes, parts, and accessories
  • Contribute to the retail environment- answer phones, maintain a safe, clean & organized workspace
  • Work cooperatively with the rest of the team to meet the goals
  • Moving & lifting bicycles up to 50 lbs. is a regular part of this job but reasonable accommodation can be made
  • Support point-of-sale fundraising efforts


  • 3+ years mechanic experience
  • Consistent attention to quality and detail
  • Ability to meet quantitative production and service goals
  • Effective communicator
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment
  • Proven commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and to sustainability


  • Ideal candidate has 5+ years’ experience working in a high-volume bike shop
  • Proficiency in Spanish strongly desired ($1 hourly premium for fluency)
  • Familiarity with Lightspeed OS

SCHEDULE: 40 hours per week
COMPENSATION: $21.00 to start
BENEFITS: Health, dental, vision, life insurance and more w/approx. value of
$4,800/year PTO up to 19 days a year w/approx. value of $2,500/year

Submit cover letter, resume, 3 references to [email protected] with “Mechanic” in the subject line.
The Community Cycling Center is an equal opportunity employer. Individuals with diverse abilities and experiences are encouraged to apply. People of color; women; trans and gender non-conforming people are encouraged to apply.

Connect with Us

Hours: 10AM-6PM Tuesday-Saturday, Closed Sunday & MondayBike Shop Address: 1700 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211

Phone: 503.287.8786