Competitive Cyclist Gearhead – Bike Specialist

Website Backcountry

Position at Backcountry

Gearhead: Passionate and driven individuals looking to make an impact and provide an amazing customer experience for our riders.

Perks/Benefits: We use the gear we sell! As a Gearhead, you’ll receive an employee discount to help fuel your passion for riding along with other industry perks. Full time employees are eligible for health and dental insurance, company matched 401K and paid time off.

Our Riders: This is our customer and they consist of Road cyclists, Mountain Bikers, and people who love to ride all bikes and all tire sizes.

The Job: We are looking for passionate road cyclists, mountain bikers and lovers of all things two wheels. The Bike Specialist position requires extensive product knowledge of bikes and frames, components and apparel. The role pays $15.00 per hour with the potential for overtime when applicable and annual increases. If you love talking bikes and getting people excited about cycling this position is for you!

Your goal will be to provide concierge level customer service to all of our Riders. If you are excited about getting on the bike and meeting more people who ride, then now is the time to apply.

What You’ll Do:

  • Provide concierge level service to our riders
  • Assist riders with custom bike builds, bike and apparel sizing, component compatibility and general product questions.
  • Answer calls, chats and emails
  • Answer technical bike and component questions
  • Build and maintain relationships with our riders
  • Solve problems, answer questions about orders, returns, shipping, and order status
  • Contact customers via follow up
  • Learn our processes and systems to meet our customers needs
  • Work alongside a motivated and fun team full of riders that are passionate about bikes
  • Build your product knowledge through training and assisting our riders

The Tools for Success:

  • Experience in the cycling industry preferred
  • A passion for all things cycling
  • A passion for helping people
  • Must be able to use computers daily
  • Must be able to multitask, prioritize and think on your feet
  • Customer service experience
  • Schedule flexibility including weekends and evenings until 10:00PM

About Our Office:

  • Fun and Professional office culture where you can collaborate professionally with your coworkers while also planning the next fun bike ride or outing.
  • Office-wide activities such as Payday BBQs, gear demos, group bike rides and vendor clinics.
  • Breakfast and lunch available at the Franklin Covey cafeteria
  • Access to Decker Lake for breaks or early/late morning runs or rides
  • Dog friendly work space

About Backcountry:

Our mission is to connect people to their passions. Our five online stores—Backcountry, Competitive Cyclist, MotoSport, Bergfreunde, and SteepandCheap—aim to supply our customers with the gear, knowledge, and inspiration necessary to get out there and chase down life’s greatest moments. We do this by providing the biggest and best assortment of premium outdoor products, a superior shopping experience, personalized Gearhead expertise, lightning-fast and accurate fulfillment, and inspirational, informative, and community-centered content.

We take this concept seriously, both personally and professionally, which for employees translates to careers with growth potential and the ability to take ownership and make an impact daily. Perks such as an excellent gear discount, an annual summer Adventure Contest, summer barbecues, and a pet-friendly office make for a fun work environment. Backcountry employees will have the benefit of working with colleagues who are passionate about their careers as well as the outdoors. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, and disability & life insurance, paid maternity and paternity leave, 401(k) matching, and Flexible Spending or Health Savings Accounts

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