December 17, 2015

Do You Want A Bicycle Job?

Is it your dream to find a bicycle job? According to, Americans spend $81 billion on biking annually. Bikes generate 770,000 jobs and they produce $10 billion in taxes. As you can see, bikes have a major impact on our society and the entire world too.

Mountain Biker Riding A Rocky Trail Picture

Bikes are beautifully simple, human-powered, machines that are now commonly used for recreation, exercise, commuting, and other utilitarian purposes. Invented in 19th century Europe, bicycles quickly caught on as an economical, efficient, and fun mode of transportation.

Bikes certainly have evolved a lot since they were introduced to the world. Now they are specialized – road bikes, mountain bikes, touring bikes, e-bikes, city bikes, and the list goes on. What type of bike do you have?

Are you a bike fantastic? Would you happily turn in your day job for a bicycle job? Then you should. What could be better than working outdoors getting paid to ride your bike? Not much.

It’s time to find a bicycle job where you can grow your passion for bicycles and earn a living in the bicycle industry. Here are some bicycle job options to consider:

  • Bike Messenger Deliver items from Point A to Point B
  • Bike Builder – Help people select bike components and build their perfect bike at a shop
  • Bike Mechanic Tune and service bicycles of all shapes and sizes
  • Bike Store Employee – Work in a bike shop helping people find the perfect bike
  • Bicycle Tour Guide Lead cycle tours around the world
  • Bike Cop – Patrol the streets on a bike
  • Bicycle Company Rep – Work with bike companies like Trek, Carbondale, or Raleigh to promote their products to consumers
  • Shared Economy Delivery Biker – Deliver products in large cities by bike
  • Bike Patrol At Mountain Resort – Patrol the mountain during the summer months on your bicycle
  • Bicycle Blogger Share your biking knowledge and expertise with your online audience
  • Rickshaw Driver – Give rides in your bicycle rickshaw

Which one of these jobs will you pursue? Start your search for bicycle jobs on the JobMonkey Job Center today. It will be the best thing you ever do.

Even if you don’t want a full time bicycle job, invest in a bicycle anyways. It’s a great way to get outdoors, commute to work, get in shape, and have fun.

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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