Title: Apprenticeship in Bicycle Mechanics
Posted: 1st January 2021 Status: LIVE
Location: Quest Head Office: Aston Street, Shifnal, Shropshire TF11 8DW
Details of the role:
Build and PDI adaptive manual and electric cycles and recumbent tricycles, working with an experienced cycle mechanic in our Shifnal workshop, supporting the company’s national activities in the inclusive cycling market.
Outline of day to day duties:
Build adaptive tricycles and PDI ready for despatch. Quest’s cycles are very individual and not repetitive, giving the person in this role a varied and interesting learning and work experience. Learn ways to create customised adaptions to enable disabled riders including amputees to overcome their limitations. Support at national events such as Superherotri at Dorney lake.
Pay rate: £4.35 p/h
Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:30 – 5pm, Friday 8:30 – 4pm
Training (18 months):
On job, under experienced cycle mechanic of 20 years
ACT - Cytech online Theory One, ACT - Cytech Technical Two
ACT - Cytech Technical Three, Online ALO study modules
Functional Skills Level 1 or 2 in maths and English
Regular workplace visits by Training Officer/Coach