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Jobs at City Bikes

The magic trio - a passion for bicycling, a quick aptitutude for learning, and an addiction to working in exciting sometimes stressful environment with a great team - is what our team here runs on. If you have those in abundance, our training program can take care of the rest.  

To apply online, please answer the questions below and click the Submit Form button at the bottom to forward this application. Thanks!

Personal Information

Name*
(First, Middle, Last)
City, State*
Phone*
(xxx-xxx-xxxx)
Email address*

Work Preferences

Please tell us if there is a specific role within our team which you would like to apply for*
If you have a preference for one of our locations, can you tell us which one?*
To select or deselect multiple options, hold the "Ctrl" key when clicking.
Adams Morgan
Chevy Chase
Capitol Hill
Any of the above
If hired, when will you be able to begin work?*
(select one)
Next week
Two Weeks
Next month
Would you be available for part-time or full-time work?*
(select one)
Full-time
Part-time

City Bikes Experience

What is it that attracted you to Citybikes?*
What would you say are the strengths and weaknesses of our store?*
Of fundamental value to us is the ability to work as a team. What does this mean to you?*

Skills Specific to working at City Bikes

There are a few items that are particularly helpful to achieving our aims here. Can you tell us . . . .

Have you ever had experience with a Point of Sale System before?*
yes
no
If we were to administer a typing test, how many words per minute do you think you would score?*
Are there any other software programs or applications that you feel particularly comfortable with?*
Do you speak any languages other than English?
(if yes, tell us which one)

Bike Shop Experience

Have you ever worked in a bicycle shop before?*
(select one)
Yes
No
If you have worked in a bicycle shop, please tell us the name and location of the store and how long you worked there.
If you have not worked in a bicycle shop, please tell us briefly about any retail experience you have had (company you worked for, job responsibilities).
Have you attended any specialty bicycle courses, such as Barnett's or United's? If yes, please tell us which courses.
Please tell us what types of bicycles you have and how you ride.

General Work Experience

Please tell us about 2 of your favorite employers, why they were your favorite employers, and your responsibilities there*
Give us an anecdote from your life, which demonstrates your resourcefulness.*
Give us an example of something you've done in a past job that shows how you'll contribute to the success of our business.*
Please tell us anything else you would like us to know about why we should consider you for a position.

Thank You!

Please make sure to click the Submit Form button. You will hear from us within a week if we have an appropriate job opening. Otherwise, we like to think it kind to save your inbox from a canned rejection email. If you haven't heard back from us and would really like to speak to a human being, please feel free to give our Human Resources Department a call.

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