Work For Us - Pedal Progression

Work For Us

Join Our Growing Team

We’re looking to grow our team of skilled and passionate staff. Pedal Progression offers a range of roles for different skills sets. Current vacancies will be listed at the bottom of the page, but please read below first!

Thank you for showing an interest in working for Pedal Progression

Who We Are & What We Do

We are a small but fast growing and ambitious company, who love all things mountain biking. Our core business activities are to provide the highest quality mountain bike hire and skills coaching. We also have a retail area in the shop where we sell parts, accessories and energy products. We can also special order bikes from Whyte and Marin, and parts and accessories from hundreds of manufacturers through our extensive range of suppliers.

Our hire centre is based at Ashton Court in Bristol.  Over the last 6 years  we have received over 390 5 star Trip Advisor reviews, ranking us as the number two ‘Outdoor Activity’ in Bristol. We are proud of this and are committed to ensuring we hire a team who can continue to deliver this standard of service and share in this pride with us.

You may have also just heard that we are opening Bath Bike Park in 2022. This will create some exciting opportunities for the right people to grow with us and help to make the project a real success.

Our Values & What We Believe

We are passionate about engaging people of all ages and ability. In whatever capacity you work for us, you will need to be able to share your passion for mountain biking with our customers at every stage of their journey.

We consider every member of the team to be key in our success. You will be remunerated fairly for your time and once through your probationary period, generously via our company benefits scheme.

We expect a high level of professionalism at all times, but are a friendly bunch who want to encourage our staff to share their knowledge, ideas, experience and energy into the business to help it grow, make it a better place to work and most importantly create an ever improving experience for our customers.

Does this sounds like a company where you feel you will thrive? If the answer is yes we’d love to hear from you!

What You Need To Do

If you are applying for a position with us, please read the job description and person specification carefully. In addition to your CV please provide us with a cover letter that demonstrates why you would be ideal for the position and how your skills and experience support this. Once we have received your application, we will respond to you within 7 days of the closing date, if you have been successful in getting to the interview stage.

All correspondents regarding careers and applications should be emailed to ollie@pedalprogression.com and matt@pedalprogression.com

Current Vacancies

Mechanic & Workshop Lead – Bristol

The primary purpose of this role is to ensure that our hire fleet is maintained, serviced and repaired to a very high standard and all bikes are fully operational. You will be required to take on servicing and repair work, manage demand and customer expectations. We are looking for a member of the team that is comfortable working alone, can take organisational responsibility for the workshop and is able to follow up on any warranty issues with suppliers. Our workshop is open and so this role is customer facing, you will need to be able to communicate with customers in a polite, friendly and effective way. You will need to serve customers, hire out bikes, answer phones and follow up on queries where demand requires.

This position is a part time fixed term contract, two to three days per week from May – October with possibility to extend should demand require. You must be able to work regular weekends.

Full job description, pay and benefits can be found here.

Closing Date: 30th April

Before you Apply

  • Please read the job description and person specification carefully
  • Any questions should be directed to ollie@pedalprogression.com
  • In addition to your CV please provide us with a cover letter that demonstrates why you would be ideal for the position and how your skills and experience support this

You will be joining us at an exciting time. This position has great scope for someone who wants to play a key role in shaping the business over the coming years. We offer a good industry bench marked salary, a pretty nice work location and some awesome staff perks.