Fort William Bike Kitchen is recruiting

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Lochaber Environmental Group (LEG) is recruiting for a qualified bike mechanic to help run the Fort William Bike Kitchen.

With another 12 months of funding secured from Paths for All Smarter Choices Smarter Places, the bike mechanic will help LEG to continue developing the Bike Kitchen, promoting active travel and teaching bike repair skills.

The position is part time (three days/week), and the mechanic will deliver bike repair
workshops, restore bikes, help develop LEGs Bike Tool Library and run guided ebike rides.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday July 21, with interviews being held during the week beginning July 27.

The new funding will enable the Bike Kitchen to resume LEG’s successful Adopt A Bike
scheme, offering more restored bikes to new owners.

The newly completed Bike Kitchen shed will also be home to LEGs developing Bike Tool Library, with bike tools available for all to borrow, free of charge, helping to keep your bike in good condition and running smoothly.

The Bike Kitchen is funded by the Climate Challenge Fund as part of LEGs project ‘Low
Carbon Lochaber’, Paths for All Smarter Choices Smarter Places, and Cycling Scotland.

More information about the bike mechanic position and application documents are available at
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