Careers

 

Bicycles that fly, people who soar

 


Bike Friday is a Lean manufacturer of innovative travel, cargo, and electric bicycles. Since 1992, our custom bikes are hand built with pride from raw tubing to finished bike all in our factory in Eugene, Oregon.

We are an ambitious group of people working to do our part to make the world a better place to live.  Look over our website, talk to a Bike Friday owner, look into how awesome Eugene is, and if you want to be a part of Bike Friday, fill out our application.


Hear from our Team
“Being here is the exact impactful, fun, rewarding, inspiring hard work that I want to be doing. At Bike Friday, I work with a talented, eccentric team to produce more life-changing bicycles than I could as a lone framebuilder. I feel empowered in the business, and I get to live the car-free dream in beautiful Eugene Oregon! It feels like a Right Livelihood to me and I hope we can bring more good people into the fold!” –Willie Hatfield, Production Team Lead

Benefits:

 

  • An interesting place to work that encourages cross training and learning new things
  • Access to our extensive service, manufacturing, and fabrication shops for personal projects
  • Employee Purchase Perks – industry insider pricing, plus you get to build your own Bike Friday on the companies dime!
  • Indoor bike parking and showers
  • Lunch Rides in the Oregon countryside
  • Dog-friendly facility
  • Opportunities to learn frame building, entrepreneurship, etc
  • Flexible schedules and Remote Work options available for some positions
  • PTO including vacation, holidays, wellness, even your birthday!
  • Clear, fair, merit-based compensation
  • Active commuter incentives – get paid to ride to work
  • 401(k) Qualified Retirement Plan eligibility
  • Fire-Med Insurance included
  • We follow all state and federal pandemic guidelines and are an OSHA “low-risk” facility

 


Current Openings:

 

Office Manager and Sales/Service Support

We are looking for that special someone who helps our team run smoothly. Bike Friday is a custom folding bike manufacturer who ships bikes all over the world. We are a Family Business that cares about our customers and employees. We need a high energy person who is focused on our customers and insures they are taken care of. You will be an Executive Assistant to the President while covering the responsibilities of the Office Manager that supports sales and marketing. You are exceptionally organized and maintain a good calendar. You can flow with the varied needs of the day by maintaining several tasks as well as other projects that come up. Might you be this special someone? We need you on our team. 25-40 hours a week (Mon – Fri) flexible for the right person. Please send a cover letter with a qualifications brief or resume to us at info@bikefriday.com.

Qualities:

  • Warm and friendly, up-beat, voice of the company – Can answer multi-line phone and communicate professionally through email.
  • Exceptionally organized and detail oriented person who can also organize others. Likes working with people and is also a focused goal oriented person
  • Runs a good calendar
  • Proactive go getter focused on getting the job done and taking care of customers
  • Reliable and can maintain deadlines
  • Can track multiple activities at once comfortably
  • Comfortable on the computer and basic desktop publishing (knowledge of InDesign a plus)
  • Likes to work on a team and help others be successful.
  • Strong communication skills spoken and written
  • Very focused on customer service, you help fill in the gaps between the team members.
  • Meaningful personal experience riding bicycles, also being familiar with cycling culture
  • Likes bikes and can change your own flat tire – not intimidated with basic tools

Tasks you would do:

  • Answering customer emails and filtering main company email to correct department
  • Maintain company calendar’s
  • Marketing and Sales support (finding information, simple edits to documents, expediting orders, talking to dealers and customers if Sales Rep is not available…).
  • Purchasing office and some shop supplies
  • Calling customers for information at times
  • At times be main point person for some projects that involve several people
  • Keep main office, showroom and lunchroom clean and stocked
  • Answer incoming calls for the whole company. Answer the showroom door.

 


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