Employee Benefits

At Freewheel Bike we challenge the way everything in the bike industry is done and that philosophy carries over into how we reward our staff.

Living Wage

We put great value on the depth of knowledge and commitment you bring to the job and we pay well above the NBDA average for all of our positions.

Training

In addition to the on the job skills training we provide we also send many of our mechanics to service trainings across the country. Because we see value in growing your knowledge beyond the bicycle world, we also make available training in computer programs like Microsoft Office.

Health Coverage 

Health care eligibility starts at 32 hours per week and we offer multiple plans so you can choose the one that best suits your needs. We proudly include domestic partnership coverage when it is available from our insurers.

Savings Plan 

As a full-time employee of Freewheel Bike you can contribute pre-tax dollars to an IRA account and Freewheel Bike will match your contribution up to 3% of your wage.

Discounts

All employees who successfully complete the orientation period are eligible for our wholesale + 5% discount on all products, and thanks to our relationships with top quality vendors there is plenty of opportunity to buy merchandise well below wholesale price.

Year-Round Employment

We focus on providing products to customers who bike all year so we maintain a healthy year-round business.Because of this, we employ a large full-time staff through the typical off season.   Many of our part-time staff members who are interested in winter riding find hours throughout the year as well.

Bike Commuter Facilities

Besides designated indoor bike parking, each of our locations has shower facilities.

Community

Everyone at Freewheel Bike loves bicycles.  We love riding them. We love talking about them.  We love learning about them.  If you’re crazy about bikes, you’ll fit right in.  Surrounding ourselves with people who share our passion has created an exceptionally positve work environment.  Besides the countless public bike events we attend and promote, we hold spontaneous staff rides on a regular basis.