Volunteer mechanic


The running of the project is supported by our excellent volunteer mechanics – ideally people with experience of bicycle maintenance who have the capacity to support and mentor others.

As a Volunteer Mechanic you will be given guidance and support to fulfil this role. Tasks include:

  • Refurbishing and stripping bikes
  • Supporting and encouraging Trainees in learning how to refurbish bikes
  • Assisting in the day-to-day running of the workshop, including maintain a safe workshop for all
  • Assisting with publicising the project, attending events, etc. from time to time
  • Assisting in the collection of donated bikes, if needed
  • Providing support and cover for the Lead Mechanic, if required.
  • Working within the policies and procedures of ECI