Job Opportunities

Please find job opportunities below and be sure to visit our Internships listings or our Volunteer page for additional opportunities!


Seeking Part-Time Seasonal, Event Production Staff 

BikePGH is looking for enthusiastic and energetic people to join our Part-time Event Production Team for summer 2019.

Roles include:

  • Packers/movers: pack event supplies, setting up and tearing down the day of the event.
  • Drivers: driving a large cargo van of event supplies
  • Event tabling staff: customer service focused role with emphasis on selling OpenStreetsPGH merch, BikePGH memberships, and community engagement.
  • Bike Safety Team: with direction, follow event safety guidelines to ensure the safety of event attendees, assist the general public as needed and help set up safety-related signage.
  • Data collection: engage with participants of OpenStreetsPGH to collect surveys and data as directed.

Requirements: 

  • For event tabling staff, bike safety team and data collection positions, availability on May 25, June 30, July 28 & August 25
  • For packing and driving positions, availability on event prep and clean up days:  (Approx 6  hour shifts per day.)
    -May 22nd, 23rd, 25th, and 27th
    -June:  27th, 28th, 30th, and July 1st
    -July:  25th, 26th, 28th, and 29th
    -August: 23rd, 24th, 25th, and 26th
  • Attend 1 or more mandatory training(s) being held in late April or early May.
  • Willingness to be flexible with work duties and help with others as required.
  • Ability to take direction, follow detailed instruction and work with others for a common goal
  • For all positions, the ability to stand and walk for the majority of the shift.
  • For positions driving, a valid drivers license and clean driving record is required with no moving violations in the last 5 years.
  • For Bike Safety Team positions you must have a working bicycle and be capable of riding 30-40 miles the day of the event.
  • For packing and Bike Safety Team positions the ability to lift and carry up to 40 lbs.
  • Punctuality is a MUST.

Qualified applicants should be willing to do one or more roles to assist in event production.  

Wage: Starting pay is $15/hour. Depending on the position, you will be required to work 6-26.5 hours per event weekend.

How to Apply: Fill out this form and submit it. If you have questions, you may contact us at 412-325-4334. 


Seeking Part-Time Seasonal, Outreach Associates

We are seeking friendly faces to talk with the public about biking and walking in Pittsburgh, share information about our events and programming, and encourage BikePGH membership sign-ups. Outreach Associates will also help to set up and facilitate outreach efforts at large-scale events, such as OpenStreetsPGH and PedalPGH. These team members are key to our on-the-ground outreach efforts as we strive to expand the biking and walking movement in our city.

Title: Outreach Associate

Position: Part-Time, Temporary, Non-Exempt, Benefits Ineligible 

Target Start: April 10, 2019

Wage: $15.00/hr

Reports to: Membership & Outreach Manager

Mission: BikePGH is a 3,000 member grassroots advocacy organization that is transforming our streets and communities into vibrant, healthy places by making them safe and accessible for everyone to bike and walk. BikePGH’s three areas of focus are advocacy, education, and community.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • BikePGH representation at outreach events
  • In-person membership asks
  • Staffing of outreach events, including setup, tabling, bike valet operations, membership sales, merchandise sales

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Great customer service skills! Being comfortable talking to people is a must
  • Comfort in asking people to become a BikePGH member/donate
  • Passion for bicycle and pedestrian advocacy
  • Enjoyment of free live music
  • Willingness to be outside (rain or shine)
  • Awesome problem-solving skills
  • Ability to clearly communicate and provide instructions to others

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Varied activities, including sitting, reaching, bending, lifting up to 20 lbs, pushing/pulling, walking
  • Hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity needed to set up tables, chairs, tents

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Reliable transportation to and from events
  • Availability on evenings and weekends

How to Apply:

Send a resume and cover letter to jobs@bikepgh.org. If you have questions, you may contact us at 412-325-4334. 


Seeking Part-Time Seasonal, Bike Mechanics

Bike Mechanics will support bike fleet maintenance and upkeep of supplies for youth cycling program. Mechanics to be self-directed, work efficiently and effectively to repair, maintain and assess bikes from bike fleet. Bike fleet maintenance sessions range between maintaining 20 – 150 bikes at a time, with a team of co-mechanics.

Title: Bike Mechanic

Position: Part-Time, Non-Exempt, Temporary

Target Start: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis; Bike fleet maintenance occurs on site in between programming for 1-3 week time periods in June, August /September, and during the winter.

Wage: $15.00/hr, Independent Contractor, 1099

Mechanics will need to submit W9 forms and invoice BikePGH to receive payment for hours worked.

Hours: Typically during regular business hours, with opportunities to work on weekends and evenings as available. Shifts can be completed in 4 or 8-hour chunks for the duration of the maintenance week(s)

Reports to: Education Program Coordinator

Mission: BikePGH is a 3,000 member grassroots advocacy organization that is transforming our streets and communities into vibrant, healthy places by making them safe and accessible for everyone to bike and walk. BikePGH’s three areas of focus are advocacy, education, and community.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Assess, replace and repair bike parts and components on multi-geared, hand-brake, hybrid bicycles
    • Work with co-mechanics to formulate effective workflow and organization of bikes, tools, and parts.
    • Record work completed, keep supplies and bikes well organized, record parts and items that need replacing; submit summaries of work completed and inventory needed to site supervisor.
  • Follow rules and procedures that are set forth by program site

QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Experienced bike mechanic
    • Must be able to work well with others
  • Experience repairing bicycles and maintaining fleet bikes

WHAT WILL A TYPICAL DAY LOOK LIKE?


Fleet maintenance: Ensure all bikes go through the maintenance checklist and are logged and labeled. Make sure all supplies are properly organized and put away. Be sure any parts that may be needed to fix the bikes are identified and made aware to the Education Program Coordinator. Must log hours and invoice Bike Pittsburgh.


How to Apply:

Send resume and cover letter to education@bikepgh.org and your general availability


Seeking Part-Time Education Program Instructor

Education Program Instructors work with a teaching team delivering bike safety education and riding bikes with participants at schools and other program site locations located across the city on a seasonal basis.

Title: Education Program Instructor

Position: Part-Time, Non-Exempt, Temporary

Target Start: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis; Program start dates will occur on or near  March 25th, 2019, June 17th, 2019, and September 2nd, 2019

Wage: $15.00/hr starting

Hours: Minimum 2-4 hours per week – Maximum 20-25 hours per week, Weekday afternoons and some evenings and weekends.

Reports to: Education Program Manager

Mission: BikePGH is a 3,000 member grassroots advocacy organization that is transforming our streets and communities into vibrant, healthy places by making them safe and accessible for everyone to bike and walk. BikePGH’s three areas of focus are advocacy, education, and community.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Teach youth how to ride a bike, and how to ride safely in traffic.
  • Supervise participants and facilitate regular group bicycle rides.
  • Help youth safely navigate city streets with car traffic and bike on multi-use trails
  • Teach, practice, and enforce safe bicycle riding behavior
  • Teach Positive Spin or other provided curriculum
  • Follow rules and procedures that are set forth by program site
  • Check for and maintain program site inventory supply including: bicycles, helmets, tools, classroom supply and other items provided by the program or site.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must provide Act 33, Act 34 and Act 151 Clearances, updated within 1 year of starting date.
  • Must be willing to ride 8-16 miles with participants during group rides.
  • Experience working with youth preferred.
  • Bonus: Experience repairing bicycles and maintaining fleet bikes

WHAT WILL A TYPICAL DAY LOOK LIKE?

Meet directly at your program site for a quick prep meeting with your co-teachers. Set up for the day, meet your students, delivery instruction, go for a bike ride, return to site, put away supplies and debrief with your team.

How to Apply

Send your cover letter and resume to Education@bikepgh.org. Please also indicate your general availability.

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