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Employment

About Boulder Mountain Repair

Boulder Mountain Repair is proud to provide professional repairs for all your technical outdoor gear including down garments, technical shells, sleeping bags, tents, backpacks and more! We strive to get your gear back to being fully functional so you can continue to use it for years to come!

 

Boulder Mountain Repair’s line up of industrial repair and cleaning equipment includes:  Bar tacker, serger, industrial walking-foot sewing, needle-feed sewing, heat press, industrial washer and dryers and much more!  We also stock a large selection of fabrics and types of thread in many colors.  Another unusual piece of equipment we have is a  heavy-duty kick press used to install a large variety of snaps and grommets.

 

Located in Boulder Colorado, we provide retail repair services to local walk in customers as well as mail-in repair services.  Not only do we offer repair services, our full industrial sewing shop has many production and design services.

Just because it’s used, doesn’t mean it’s used up. We bring your tried and true gear back to working order!

Career Opportunties

Job Announcement:

Position: Repair Technician
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Hours: 40 hours per week, year round
Compensation: $16-$19/hour depending on experience, flexible scheduling, and technical repair skills training

To Apply:
Please send an email with your resume, contact information and a little about your interests and background to repairs@bouldermtnrepair.com

A cover letter is highly encouraged. Please use the subject line: Repair Technician Position, attn: Robert Hermann —Repair Coordinator

 

Background:

Boulder Mountain Repair has been in business since 1996 and is Colorado’s largest outdoor gear repair shop. We specialize in fixing and laundering technical outerwear, sleeping bags, tents, and packs, among a variety of other unique jobs. We are conveniently located in East Boulder with easy access to public transportation.

 

We are growing and are in search of experienced sewing machine technicians. Looking for folks who want to expand their established sewing skills, are motivated to learn and want to be part of a friendly and fun team. Attention to detail and patience are key qualities needed to succeed in this role.

 

General Responsibilities:

  • Sewing both simple and complicated patches
  • Application of heat patches
  • Replacing and/or repairing zippers
  • Meeting our high standard for quality of repairs
  • Keep a clean and tidy work station
  • Miscellaneous repair work as needed
  • Willingness to help with general cleaning

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience working with an industrial sewing machine, but will train experienced sewers without commercial sewing machine experience
  • Good time management
  • Strong work ethic and positive communication skills
  • Learn quickly, ask questions and motivated to excel

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience repairing and replacing zippers on jackets
  • Experience repairing backpacks, tents, and/or sleeping bags is a BIG bonus

Job Announcement:

Position: Customer Service Representative
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Hours: 40 hours per week, year round
Compensation: DOE

To Apply:
Please send an email with your resume, contact information and a little about your interests and background to repairs@bouldermtnrepair.com

A cover letter is highly encouraged. Please use the subject line: Repair Technician Position, attn: Robert Hermann —Repair Coordinator

Position Description:
BMR has been in business since 1995 and is Colorado’s largest outdoor gear repair shop. We specialize in fixing and laundering technical outerwear, sleeping bags, tents, and packs, among a variety of other unique jobs.

The full-time Customer Service Representative will assist with a variety of jobs in the repair department and reports to the Repair Coordinator.

Position Responsibilities:


Customer Service – Retail:

  • Answering the phone
  • Interacting with Customers in person
  • Intake and logging of items for repair and returning repaired items to the customer.
  • Price Estimating
  • Quality control of repairs
  • Communication with customer
  • Shipping of mail-in repair items

 

Warranty:

  • Intake, documentation of items, tracking inventory
  • Quality control of repairs
  • Shipping – labeling, packaging, documentation

 

Other Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Quick Fixes – Zipper sliders, heat patches, etc.
  • Shop clean up – Once a week the shop staff cleans the shop

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • Positive attitude, enthusiasm, and the desire to learn new skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks and maintain focus
  • Demonstrate a strong work ethic and remain calm during hectic periods

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of technical outdoor gear
  • Experience replacing zipper sliders and snaps
  • Experience using heat press machine for patches
  • Shipping experience via UPS, FedEx, and the USPS