Frame Finisher

About Moots: Moots Cycles has been handcrafting high end titanium bicycles in Steamboat Springs, CO since 1981. Our reputation for quality, thoughtful attention to detail and a passion for cycling makes us a leader in the bike industry.  Our company culture of cycling zeal carries through to the entire team and is an important part of everything we do, leading to a fun, rewarding, and engaging work environment. Position Summary: Frame finishing is the last step of production before the frame is shipped to the final customer. The Finish department is responsible for everything that happens to the frame after welding. The finish process starts with reaming and facing of head tubes, facing and chasing threads of the bottom brackets, and frame alignment. The frames then get bead blasted and inspected for imperfections. Graphics are applied to frames using various techniques such as brushing, anodizing, and etching. The last step in the finish process is final assembly of small parts on frames. The Finish department is an integral part of our process and holds our products to a high standard before they leave the factory doors. Job responsibilities Bead blasting Minor handwork of frames Application of various finishes including anodizing, brushing, and etching Use of graphic design software and vinyl plotter Final assembly of small parts on frames and titanium components  Basic machining tasks using vertical mills and lathes Inspect products and uphold Moots’ high quality standards  General shop tasks of cleaning and inventory control Duties may expand as you develop comfort with our team and proficiency in your work Key requirements Attention to detail and dedication to quality Comfort with hand and power tools Maintain a safe working environment Reliability Ability to stand for 8 + hours a day Passion for bicycles appreciated but not required Desire for hands-on work Organizational traits Works well in a team environment Ability to listen and learn new techniques and processes Graphic design experience appreciated but not required

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Welder

Moots Cycles has been handcrafting high end titanium bicycles in Steamboat Springs, CO since 1981. Our reputation for quality, thoughtful attention to detail and a passion for cycling makes us a leader in the bike industry.  The Moots welding team supports the long term growth and sustainability of Moots by maintaining the highest quality welding combined with expert knowledge of our product and process. Our company culture of cycling zeal carries through to the welding team and is an important part of everything we do, leading to a fun, rewarding, and engaging work environment. Position Summary: Welding at Moots involves the highest level of TIG welding in the bicycle industry. Each welder at Moots contributes to the process of producing our frames and components. A new welding employee will be primarily responsible for learning the processes involved in producing our sub-assemblies, components and frames. This involves prepping, jigging and welding. Efficiency of work flow is very important. However, being precise and careful is our highest priority.  Moots will train on the job to our standards in process, but job candidates should have experience TIG welding titanium and be prepared share examples of their work. This is a 40 hour/week position, with benefits, including health insurance. To Apply, applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and references via email to: nateb@moots.com

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