Update: thanks to all that applied. The position has been filled, and we have added a new and talented member to our team.
As production continues to ramp up at our Johnstown, NY framebuilding facility, we are looking for new team members to keep up with demand. If you or somebody you know is looking to join a great work atmosphere in the Johnstown area, we'd encourage you to get in touch with a résumé. Applications can be sent to email@example.com.
About the employer: No. 22 Frameworks Inc. is a manufacturer of high end titanium bicycle frames and complete bicycles in Johnstown, NY. Our bikes are among the best constructed in the world, and our reputation is built on build quality and attention to detail that surpasses our customers’ expectations.
Job summary: No. 22 Frameworks is looking for a new team member to assist in the finishing and quality control department. Job responsibilities can be tailored to the applicant’s experience, but may include:
An ideal candidate will have:
A passion for bikes is a definite asset, as is experience in machining or finishing.
We are a small but growing manufacturer looking for new team members to grow with us. Compensation is dependent on experience. Please respond with a current résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Trade shows are a logistical challenge at the best of times, and this year the Toronto International Bicycle Show and the North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS) were separated by four days and nearly 2,000 miles. The whole No. 22 team was scrambling: from late nights anodizing tube samples, last-minute catalogue production, nerve-wracking customs clearances and coordination with our suppliers to make sure not just the bikes, but all of their parts, were there on time. Throw in a blizzard at home and the result has been one of our more ambitious show schedules to date.
So, was it worth it? Absolutely.
We are occasionally asked why we offer a ten year warranty, in contrast to the so-called "lifetime" warranties that are advertised by other titanium builders.
We are tremendously proud of the craftsmanship of our frames, and we have built our brand around offering what we believe are the best made titanium frames currently available. We strive to be open and honest with every element that goes into our bikes, and our warranty is no exception.
It's not every day that we get to announce a new model, which made our launch of the Aurora at the recent Philly Bike Expo even more special. Blending the sublime handling of our Great Divide Disc with the smooth ride quality and increased stiffness under power of the Reactor, the Aurora has been one of the most anticipated bikes we've ever released.
Up front, the Aurora uses a tapered head tube with an integrated headset, shrink-wrapped around the thru-axle tapered steerer carbon road fork. Taking a page from the Reactor's playbook, the Aurora features a CNC-engraved head tube "badge", saving a few grams over our conventional solid titanium badges.