Bicycle Repairman Interview Questions

1 Walk me through how you install, repair, and replace equipment or accessories, such as handlebars, stands, lights, and seats.
2 What kind of experience do you have assembling new bicycles?
3 Tell me how you Install and adjust speed and gear mechanisms.
4 What is the key to success when communicating with the public.
5 Describe a time when you successfully serviced, repaired, or tested a machine or device that operates mainly by mechanical principles.
6 Tell me about a recent experience you've had working with your hands.
7 Share an experience when you applied new technology or information in your job. How did it help your company?
8 Describe an experience when you helped customers select bicycles that fit their body size and intended use of the bicycle.
9 Share how you build wheels by cutting and threading new spokes.
10 What is the most challenging part of repairing holes in tire tubes, using scrapers and patches?
11 Share an example when you shaped replacement parts, using bench grinders. Did you use a certain method?
12 Share with me what kind of tools you would use to disassemble axles in order to repair, adjust, and replace defective parts.
13 How do you balance cooperation with others and independent thinking? Share an example. (Try to determine if the candidate has a cooperative attitude or is otherwise good-natured.)
14 Give me an example of when you thought outside of the box. How did it help your employer?
15 Tell me about your last experience doing repair work. How did you determine what tools you needed?