November 22, 2020

Front End Bicycle Sales

The Hub Bike Co-op · Minneapolis, MN


About the position


This position is responsible for providing customer service to the Hub Bike Co-op patrons through: answering phones, greeting and directing customers, providing knowledge of products and services that the Hub Bike Co-op offers. Position may be full or part time depending on the needs of employee and availability of hours at the Hub.


  • Greet customers as they enter the store and direct them to what they need
  • Direct customers through sales process
  • Share product knowledge and enthusiasm for bikes with customers
  • Answer phones using appropriate greeting and direct calls as needed
  • Monitor & restock sales floor inventory
  • Put items that need to be reordered in Order Book
  • Remain current in knowledge of apparel, parts, accessories, and bikes so that you can assist customers making informed purchases
  • Size bikes to customers accurately based upon training provided
  • Follow the Hub’s front end policies and procedures
  • Follow proper Lightspeed procedures for all transactions
  • Follow the Special Order process when making orders for customers
  • Count drawer and make a note of any discrepancies through email communication
  • Maintain a clean and tidy appearance in the Front End by sweeping floors and mopping as needed, keep display cases, wall, bike, and apparel racks well-organized
  • Read emails and send out necessary emails to coworkers
  • Be informed of the Hub’s sales and marketing events
  • Keep yourself and other co workers accountable to job expectations
  • Attend all mandatory Front End trainings
  • Complete tasks or projects you take on or bottom line
  • Be informed of the services the Hub provides, repair, used bikes, classes, etc.
  • Communicate with customers and coworkers in a respectful manner
  • Complete daily shared cleaning tasks for the break room and common spaces
  • Keep up daily bathroom cleaning responsibilities and fill out corresponding checklist
  • Follow the Hub’s norms and policies
  • Specific to Front End workers certified to perform specified component installations:

    • Selects appropriate components (size, compatibility)
    • Installs components according to the Hub Best Practices procedures, including double check of work
    • Follows proper point of sale procedures to write work orders

Desired qualifications:

  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently and efficiently
  • Good communication
  • Experience or interest in cooperative development and consensus decision making
  • Self-motivated and good follow through
  • Customer Service Experience
  • Love of bikes and biking
  • Spanish skills a plus

Physical Demands:

  • The person in this position needs to move about the shop to assist customers
  • Occasionally moves bicycles, accessories, and other cycling equipment weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform these essential functions

Time Commitment

  • Late February - September, with potential for year-round employment
  • Part-time to full-time hours
  • General Meetings (1.5 hrs/month)
  • Front End Department meetings (1.5 hrs/month)


  • Starting wage between $13.50 - $19.25/hr, depending on experience
  • PTO plus the flexibility to request additional unpaid time off
  • Employee discounts on bike and product purchases
  • Paid parental leave available after 1250 hours worked

How to apply

Please visit the organization website to apply.


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