WANAKA CAREERS

Thinking about changing careers?  Working for Racers Edge is as much about your values and outlook on life as a career. We are a lifestyle company operating in an exciting and dynamic area of leisure and we are always looking for seasonal staff.

The emphasis is on team work and a social calendar is guaranteed. The vibrant mix of staff is enhanced by a considerable number of seasonal staff from the northern hemisphere who come to this side of the world chasing the southern snow.

While the work can be long and sometimes hard, the atmosphere is unique and the camaraderie first class. Racers Edge is renowned for its quality of customer service which guarantees our customers come back year after year. Our staff have a vital role in maintaining this relationship with our customers.

Racers Edge has a great reputation and we consider our shop to be a warm and friendly place in which to work. We would love to hear from experienced people that this appeals to.

EXPERIENCED BIKE MECHANIC

We are currently looking for an experienced bike mechanic to join our workshop team. This full-time, permanent role is based in Wanaka with an anticipated start date of 19th July 2021.

 The successful applicant will have:

  • A passion for bikes
  • Proven experience in a bike workshop
  • The ability to perform a variety of repairs on mountain bikes (essential), road bikes (preferable) and e-bikes (desirable)
  • Up to date knowledge of current bike technologies
  • Relevant bike mechanic qualifications
  • Bike industry retail experience

To apply, please send your current CV with a cover letter to diana@racersedge.co.nz by 9th July 2021.

WINTER ROLES

Racers Edge Wanaka are currently on the lookout for hard working, seasonal employees for Winter 2021!

Current vacancies include:

Boot Fitter
Snow Workshop Technician
Rental Technician
Rental Administration Assistant
Clothing Retail Salesperson(1 full-time, 1 part-time)

If you froth all things snow and think you’d fit in well with our fun-loving team we’d love to hear from you.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

In addition to relevant experience, applicants need to be:

  • Enthusiastic, well presented and well mannered
  • Legally allowed to live and work in NZ for the period of employment

If you feel you have any or all of these attributes, email us initially including a current CV and recent photo and we can go from there.

SUMMER ROLES

Our summer season runs from November – April. We start recruiting staff for the following positions in early August each year:

Bike retail
Bike mechanics
Outdoor/Camp/Tramp/Water retail
These are all full-time positions (approx. 30-40 hrs/week) and would commence in November.

Wanaka is a fantastic summer playground for hiking, camping, watersports, awesome trail riding, world class XC riding with Bike Glendhu and the Cardrona Bike Park right at our doorstep.

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    WANAKA'S RACERS EDGE

    Racers Edge is an iconic Wanaka store, selling and renting premium cycling and snow gear. Rent your Winter ski gear from Racers Edge in Wanaka, or come into the store to browse our wide selection.

    CONTACT OUR TEAM

    • 99 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
    •  03 443 7882
    • online@racersedge.co.nz

    OUR OPENING HOURS

    SUMMER

    Mon - Sat: 09:00 am - 18:00 pm
    Sun: 10:00 am - 17:00 pm

    AUTUMN

    Mon - Sat: 09:00 am - 18:00 pm
    Sun: 10:00 am - 16:00 pm

    WINTER

    SHOP: Mon - Sun: 07:30 - 19:30
    BIKE: Mon -  Sat: 09:00 -  17:30
    BIKE: Sun: 10:00 - 16:00

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