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Program Coordinator


Posted by Gearin'Up Bicycles on 02/16/2021

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Bike

Job Categories: Outdoor Education

Company Type: DoesnotApply

State: DC

City: Washington DC

Country: United States

Required Experience: 1 - 3 years

Contact Name: Julie Meyer

Business Phone: 2027805174

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: $37,000-40,000

Required to Relocate: Yes

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within: 50+ miles

Job Description & Requirements

Gearin' Up Bicycles is a nonprofit bicycle shop in Washington, D.C. Our mission is to create career development opportunities and teach essential workplace skills to youth from underserved communities, while encouraging cycling as a healthly practical means of transportation. Gearin' Up Bicycles provides access to quality, affordable bicycles for those in need and host various community outreach events throughout the year. 

Gearin' Up seeks to hire a Program Coordinator to re-boot its educational and community programming following a year of pandemic restrictions and leadership change. All activities focus on BIPOC youth communities in Washington, D.C. Under the guidance of the Program Director, the PC will: 

- Plan and implement bicycle workshops and pop up clinics to teach bicycle maintenance, repairs and safety 

- Assist the PD in developing partnerships with local high schools, city agencies, libraries, reccreation centers, and other community groups in underserved areas of the District 

- Reinitiate on-site bicycle programming at the shop as COVID-19 permits, such as youth "Earn-a-Bike" programs, and will engage volunteers in programming.  


- Passion for Gearin' Up's mission and working with youth

- 2-3 years bicycle mechanic experience with comfort working on older bicycles 

- Strong ability to work with youth and volunteers 

- Experience managing a detailed work plan with multiple programs in play

- Ability to generate reports 

- Experience with Lightspeed retail software a plus


Salary range: $37k-40k


Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to with subj line "Program Coordinator position." We seek to fill this position as soon as possible.  

About Gearin'Up Bicycles

Gearin' Up Bicycles empowers BIPOC youth to pursue careers in the bicycling industry while refurbishing bicycles for DC residents to buy at affordable prices. We are the only community nonprofit bicycle shop in Washington, D.C.