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: $12-$15/hour depending on experience, prodeals, flexible scheduling, and technical repair skills training
To Apply:
Please send an email with your contact information and a little about your interests and background to repairs@bouldermtnrepair.com

Resume and cover letter are highly encouraged

Please use the subject line: Repair Technician Position, attn: James Read—Repair Coordinator

 

 

Background:
BMR 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 looking to expand our staff and are looking for an entry level repair technician who will have the opportunity to gain and improve skills in sewing, fusing,

and other technical fabric related tasks.

 

 

General Responsibilities:

  • Replacing/Repairing zippers
  • Application of Heat Weld Patches
  • Sublimation of labels for climbing shoe companies
  • Replacing webbing, buckles, draw cords, and foam on backpacks
  • Maintaining and cleaning stations and equipment
  • Misc Repair work as needed

 

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have experience working with an industrial sewing machine
  • Excellent time management and ability to work as part of a team
  • Live in Boulder, Colorado, be willing to relocate, or be willing to commute
  • Be committed to helping a local business grow and expand its quality offerings
  • Ability to work with staff to create a friendly and open environment
  • Ability to learn quickly, ask questions, and be self motivated

 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience repairing and replacing zippers on backpacks, tents, and jackets
  • Have a background in outdoor activities such as skiing, climbing, backpacking, running, or anything which requires the use and understanding of technical gear