Employment

If you are passionate about what you do and are interested in working hard for a progressive company that you can believe in, we just might have something for you.

To apply for a position, send a cover letter and resume by directly emailing jobs@chrisking.com. Please, send resumes in the body (text) of the email. No attachments will be opened. We also accept faxed resumes to 503-972-4051. We are a drug free environment and an equal opportunity employer.

Benefits include, but are not limited to:
• Paid Time Off
• 7 Paid Holidays per year
• Company sponsored medical, vision, short-term, long-term and life insurance
• Section 125-plan participation eligibility
• 401K with match
• Commuter Credits for using alternative transportation
• Employee Purchase Program

Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA)

  • Want to learn to become a Machine Operator?!?

    In order to become a Machine Operator employees must spend a minimum of 3-6 months as a Finisher. Finishers are the final part of the production process performing various tasks such as sanding, buffing and basic machining. This position is also responsible for assisting with recycling efforts, washing equipment, minor assembly operations, inventory and general shop help.
    Requirements:
    • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
    • 6mos-1yr prior experience in a machine shop environment preferred
    • Experience using precision measuring tools
    • Ability to lift and maneuver up to 50 lbs, stand in one place for long hours, grip with the fingers and hands, looking down continuously and repetitive motion with the wrists and forearms
    • Ability to work in a loud environment and wearing the following personal protective equipment: work boots, aprons, safety glasses, hearing protection and optional dust masks.

  • The primary role of this position is to build wheels and support the department in tasks related to building and shipping wheels while ensuring our company’s high quality standards are exceeded. Qualified Applicants will posses an excellent mechanical aptitude. Must be able to demonstrate an understanding of wheel building, with 1-2 years of bike mechanic experience including wheel truing and building. Must meet deadline goals, strong attention to detail, and superior organization skills. Ability to multi-task and trouble shoot daily is required. Must be able to work independently and under supervision. Must work with basic mathematical concepts, read and interpret measuring equipment.

  • This position is responsible for creating, maintaining and directing all company promotional activities and company image throughout industry sources, promotional materials and media events. Responsibilities include serving as a primary contributor to our overall online, print, photography and social media creative and outreach efforts, as well as managing the Company website and all collateral materials.

    Requirements:
    • Bachelors degree in marketing or other related field
    • Minimum 1 year supervisory experience
    • Knowledge of the bike industry past and present
    • Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of WordPress web CMS.
    • Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Word and Excel.
    • High level of communication and strategizing between departments
    • Demonstrated experience balancing multiple projects and directing priorities of the department accordingly
    • Prior experience in e-commerce, social media, domestic and international marketing campaigns, responding to sales trends, new product launches and creative direction