Camping World and Good Sam Uncle Dan's - Bicyle Technician in Schaumburg, Illinois

Uncle Dan's adventure began in 1972 with what was once a small army navy surplus shop. It has grown to become so much more and is now part of the Camping World family of outdoor lifestyle companies. We believe in carrying the best products, hiring passionate people and treating you not just as a customer, but as our neighbor and our friend. From path to pub, mountain to museum, we will outfit you for everything from everyday urban adventures to exciting excursions abroad. Our products are for everyone and so are our jobs. Are you ready for a new adventure?

The bicycle technician's central responsibilities include maintaining and tuning bikes at Uncel Dan's. You will perform basic maintenance and possess the skills needed for the assembly of new bikes. Mechanical and critical thinking skills are a must to replace and install new parts, while also troubleshooting unusual problems. Identifying faults, damage, and wear are an integral part of being a bicycle technician.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Be customer service oriented

  • Troubleshoot unusual problems with customers.

  • Maintain a clean workshop

  • Keep the inventory of the service center updated

  • Cleaning, degreasing and lubricating bicycles and components

  • Estimate costs for parts & services

  • Show good organization and time-keeping

  • Have the ability to work unsupervised

Bicycle Mechanic Skills

  • Assemble new bicycles

  • Changing derailleurs

  • Limit screw adjustments (both derailleurs)

  • Headset overhauls

  • Chain check, replacement

  • Wheel truing

  • Crank arm replacement

  • Changing all cables and cable casings

  • Brake Changes and centering

  • Disassembling axels for adjustments or repair

  • Cleaning, degreasing and lubricating bicycles and components

  • Proper bike fitment for customers

  • We promote a drug-free work environment. Competitive pay, based on experience.

We don't just accept diversity -- we support it, celebrate it and thrive on it for the benefit of our associates, our customers and our company. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace where we strive to think outside -- and not simply check -- the box.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled