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Palma Ceia

(813)839-0410

       Mon thru Sat 10am-7pm    

Sunday 12pm-5pm

Westchase

(813)854-1738

        Mon thru Sat 10am-7pm         

Sunday 12pm-5pm

 
 
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Employment Application

We love meeting/hearing from qualified people. To apply online, please answer the questions below and click the Submit Form button at the bottom to forward this application to us. We'll review it and be in touch if we like what we see. Please send us a copy of your resume to flyingfishbikes@yahoo.com Thanks!

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Personal Information

Name*
(First, Middle, Last)
Street Address*
City, State, Zip Code*
Phone*
(xxx-xxx-xxxx)
Email address*
Please email a copy of your resume to flyingfishbikes@yahoo.com
How did you hear of us?*
What position(s) are you applying for?*
(select one)
Manager
Salesperson
Technician/Mechanic
Buyer
Marketing/Website
Multiple Positions
Please provide the names and contact information of at least 2 references that we may contact.*

Work Preferences

If hired, when will you be able to begin work?*
(select one)
Right away
Next week
Next month
What hours would you like to work?*
(select one)
Full-time
Part-time
Do you race?*
Yes
No
If you answered yes, please tell us about your racing: how frequent, how much travel, etc.

Previous Work Experience & Education

Have you ever applied for a job with us before?*
(select one)
No
Yes
What's the highest level of education you've achieved?*
(select one)
Still attending high school
High School
College Degree
Masters or Doctorate Degree
Do you speak any languages other than English?
(if yes, tell us which one)
Have you ever worked in a bicycle shop before?*
(select one)
Yes
No
If you have worked in a bicycle shop, please tell us the name and location of the store and how long you worked there.
If you have not worked in a bicycle shop, please tell us briefly about any retail experience you have had (company you worked for, job responsibilities).
Do you have any retail sales experience*
Check the answer that applies
No Experience
Less than one year experience
One to three years experience
Three to five years experience.
Five or more years experience and/or management.
Have you attended any specialty bicycle courses, such as Barnett's or United's?
(if yes, please tell us the name of the class and what you learned; if no, ignore this question)
Work history*
(please tell us about your last 2 jobs and briefly explain your responsibilities there)
Give us an anecdote from your life, which demonstrates your resourcefulness.*
Give us an example of something you've done in a past job that shows how you'll contribute to the success of our business.*
Please tell us anything else you would like us to know about why we should consider you for a position.

Bicycle Knowledge (optional questions)

We hire quality people eager to learn. Feel free to ignore the questions in this section if that's you. Scroll to the bottom and click the Submit Form button. Other positions require bicycle experience. The optional questions below are an opportunity to show what you know.

Please tell us what types of bicycles you have and how you ride.
Please copy and paste the list below into the text box and arrange it in order of expense (highest to lowest):
1. Alivio
2. Deore
3. XTR
4. Deore LX
5. Deore XT
The average bicycle wheel has how many spokes in it?
(select one)
42
40
36
32
30
Define the cycling term "cadence."
Explain the difference between a tubeless and tubular tire.*
What in your opinion are some of the hottest cycling trends today?*
What's your favorite road ride, trail or cycling event?*
Who do you consider the world's most-famous cyclist?

Thank You!

Thanks very much for filling out and submitting an application. We'll be in touch if you qualify for a position with us. (Be sure to click the Submit Form button below so that we receive your application.)

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Founded in 1962, By Dud Thames, Flying Fish Bikes strives to be a resource for all of our cycling community needs. The original store is located at 2409 South MacDill Avenue. Approximatley 5 blocks north of Bay To Bay Blvd. In the Palma Ceia District of South Tampa. Our second and newsest location is Located at 13038 Race Track Road in the Winn-Dixie shopping center on the corner of Race Track Rd. and Country Way Blvd in the Westchase area of North Tampa. We excell in the sales of, and comprehensive repair and fitting of bicycles. Under new ownership since 2007, we have been recognized as one of the nations top 100 Bicycle retailers, and have been voted, "Best of The Bay," by Creative loafing and the Tampa Tribune for the consecutive years of 2008 to 2013. Come see us!