Community Cycles is hiring! Sales Associate

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Community Cycles is looking to hire friendly and enthusiastic individuals willing to join our dynamic team.

Two part-time seasonal jobs are available, sales associate and bike mechanic – Weekend shifts are a must.  If you are interested please send your resume and cover letter to

Position Title: Shop Sales Associate

Responsibility Statement

The Shop Sales Associate is a dynamic position that assists in the day-to-day retail sales shop for Community Cycles, Boulder Colorado. The Shop Sales Staff must be in line with the organization’s beliefs and be able to multi-task in this high-energy environment: promoting/encouraging a welcoming environment, providing excellent customer service, monitoring/maintaining a clean and safe environment, managing incoming donations, and donation processing throughout the day. Follow and abide by the rules in the employee handbook 

Reports To: Shop Director and Production Manager

Collaborate With: Mechanics, DIY Staff, Admin staff, and volunteer instructors (as they are impacted the shop organization)

Essential Functions


  • Execute opening & closing shop procedures
  • Greet and welcome everyone that enters and assist them as needed
  • Maintain inventory for refurbished bikes with assistance from the Production Manager
  • Maintain appropriate used inventory for sales and production
  • Oversee quality control of used parts 
  • Keep retail space stocked, organized, and clean at all times.
  • Maintain and further develop showroom displays, promotions, and marketing efforts
  • Work with Production Mechanics to meet target numbers of refurbished bikes for sale

Shop Operations and Management

  • Promote a safe, clean, friendly, & cooperative atmosphere at all times
  • Assist and maintain offsite storage/inventory 

Required Skills and Experience 

  • Friendly and Enthusiastic about bicycles as transportation
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Cash handling and inventory control 
  • Intermediate or better bike mechanic skills and knowledge
  • Bike shop experience preferred
  • Understanding of marketing and retail merchandising
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Valid Driver’s License and comfortable driving a van (possibly a box truck)

Desired Skills and Experience 

  • Advanced bike mechanics skills 
  • Deep knowledge of Bicycle history and parts compatibility 
  • Basic understanding of volunteer coordination
  • English/Spanish bilingual

Physical Effort Required

  • Regular lifting of 50+ pounds 
  • Ability to climb ladders and stairs repeatedly


The Community Cycles Sales Associate is a part-time, 20-35 hour position at $15-17/hour. Benefits listed here (other).

To apply for the Sales Associate position, submit a résumé and cover letter to