Bicycle Mechanic / Fleet Assistant (Donkey Republic Shepherd) - full-time, weekend shifts available

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Bike Mechanic / Fleet Assistant (Donkey Republic Shepherd) - full-time, weekend shifts available

We believe that bicycles are the key to more liveable cities, the environment, and health. Today, Donkey Republic is active in more than 80 European cities with more than 20,000 bicycles, aiming to have more cyclists in cities with fewer bicycles as shared bikes can offer transport solutions to more people. 

We are looking for new colleagues to support the growing bike fleet in the company's home city Copenhagen, assisting with daily operations and maintenance of the bicycles. You will become part of a growing team of bicycle enthusiasts: Donkey Shepherds.


A typical day:

You start your shift at 08:30 from our workshop in Vesterbro, where you plan your day with our digital tools, prepare the spare parts, and ride off with an electric cargo bike to repair bikes around the city. Occasionally you work at our workshop, but mostly you would work in the fresh air. With the help of our app, you will find your way, and perform the necessary tasks. 


Main duties:

  • Repairing bicycles and ebikes, mainly outside but also at our workshop;

  • Making new bicycles roadworthy;

  • Carrying out preventive bike maintenance.


What we expect:

  • You have a hands-on mentality;

  • Experience with repairing bicycles is highly advantageous;

  • You like being outside;

  • You have an eye for detail;

  • You are structured;

  • You like to work independently, but also enjoy working in a team;

  • Good verbal English skills. No Danish requirement;

  • Students are encouraged to apply, seasonal work is available.


What can you expect:

  • Compensation based on performance (and experience);

  • On-site training for the job, depending on your previous experience;

  • Lunch scheme;

  • Pension scheme;

  • Private healthcare;

  • Free Donkey rides with more than 20.000 bikes all around Europe;

  • Flexible and personal shift planning from part-time to full-time;

  • Possibility to work one day at the weekend for extra compensation and one day off during the week;

  • The freedom to organize your day yourself and work independently;

  • Social events with the team;

  • Be part of a fast-growing company;

  • Change the world with bikes and make cities more livable for people.


For applying, send us an introduction about yourself and a motivation letter. We’re looking forward to hearing from you.


For more information or questions please contact us at henry@donkeyrepublic.com

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Near public transit
Near public transit

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Central office
Central office

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Donkey Republic

Donkey Republic is a leading European bike-sharing service provider to cities and riders. The company has more than 20,000 bikes and ebikes in 70+ cities. Leveraging state of the art software (rider ad operator apps), hardware (bikes, ebikes, cargo bikes, stations), and operational capabilities, we make sure cities can provide an attractive, reliable cycling service. Our mission is to create a better city life for everyone by getting more people on the two wheels.

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