Urban AdvenTours is Boston’s first and finest bicycle tour company and we take pride in offering the highest level of customer service from our tours to our bike shop. We are a growing company that is always looking for people to take initiative and grow with us. If you are highly self-motivated, can take direction with initiative, and love sharing your love of Boston with others, we have a job for you.
We are always accepting applications from individuals who have great ideas and the will to help Boston become a better city to cycle in. In general, applicants with experience biking Boston and customer service in a fast-paced work environment are encouraged to apply. While not strictly required, applicants should be familiar with the geography and layout of the greater Boston area, tourist attractions, and the basic history of the city. Those with foreign language skills are strongly encouraged to apply due to the nature of our customer base!
Bike Concierge, Sales associate, Mechanics, Bike Tour Guides, Marketing manager, Event staff…..there are plenty of ways to get involved and make a difference at the company and in the world by getting more people on bikes. Recent college graduates and retired folks are encouraged to apply. Entry level and experienced positions available.
Now hiring for the following positions:
Bike Shop Sales Associate
Urban AdvenTours/Urban Cycles in downtown Boston is looking for hard-working and positive individuals who want to be part of a 13 year-old bike company that is growing and expanding in downtown Boston and in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. An interest in urban commuting and mountain/fat biking is ideal.
Located in the North End/Waterfront, we specialize in high-end, quality bike rentals and unique bicycle tours of the Boston area, with an emphasis on customer service. Complimenting these offerings is our full-service bike shop which offers convenient services with the bicycle commuter in mind. We are known for our fun and friendly attitude and our ‘I Bike Boston’ branded goods which help support the local cycling community.
If you’re interested, please email a description of why you’d be a great fit at UA here. Please include a resume with references, and state which position(s) you would like to apply for. A cover letter is optional.
Keep it wheel.
All applicants should meet the following requirements:
- Punctual and reliable
- Have a desire to work and learn
- Work with a sense of urgency and attention to detail
- Positive attitude and professional manners
Incentives & Perks
Urban Adventours has been helping to improve cycling in Boston for over a decade. Every employee is a part of the business, and every employee has the opportunity to make a positive impact on Boston’s cycling culture. Whether you want to work a few hours on the side, or can dive right in to full-time, everyone is important here at UA.
In addition, employees have a variety of other perks and incentives as part of the company:
- Access to our extensive fleet of bikes
- Flexible or set shifts available
- Shop rides, both athletic and casual
- Camaraderie and cooperation in a fun and challenging workplace
- Learning about the history of Boston
- Industry events with manufacturers and distributors
- Pro-deals and monthly staff wholesale orders
- 20%-30% off in-stock shop items