Brilliant question Robert!
The main solution I've been developing for the last 4 years is an open
source business model based on stewardship rather than ownership and
extraction, which I believe is fundamental to cocreating a regenerative,
truly sustainable planet. In the first instance, I'm doing this within
the realm of active mobility.
Having started in the corporate sector and volunteered and worked for a
number of charities, as well as running my own businesses in diverse
fields, it's clear that the pubic/private/3rd sector organisations all
leave something to be desired. This, along with the prevailing current
debt-based economic system in the version of capitalism most of us dwell
within, has and continues to fail humanity and sentient life, with
externalised costs, the demand for perpetual growth within a finite
system and missing the value of so many things that are essentially
Rebuilding local, national and global economies and business models
based around stewardship and empowering sovereign beings to live their
full potential I believe are the most pressing needs of our time.
Director & Head Mechanic
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We have a couple job openings at BICAS in Tucson!
BICAS is Hiring!Positions currently open:
WTF Coordinator- A collective member position responsible for coordinating
the BICAS Women, Trans*, Femme programing to create a safe, accessible, and
inclusive WTF space for the community. WTF Coordinator Job Description
IT Coordinator - A collective member position responsible for
configuration and maintenance of computer and communication systems.
Coordinator Job Description
HR Coordinator - A collective member position responsible for facilitating
hiring, monitoring training, peer work performance evaluation coordination,
processing and facilitating employee accountability. HR Coordinator Job
Please complete our online application.
You will be required to upload a pdf, doc, or docx of both your cover
letter and resume in order to be considered.
Applications (cover letter and resume) can be delivered in person during
BICAS open hours Wednesday-Saturday, 10 AM to 2 PM. 2001 N 7th Ave.
Rolling deadline, open until filled. Please check your submission carefully
before sending; incomplete applications will not be considered.
Summary for all positions:
The ideal candidate will be passionate about the bicycle as a sustainable,
equitable, and healthy form of transportation. BICAS staff frequently work
with youth, houseless, refugee, immigrant, and low-income populations.
Experience working with these populations in any capacity is a plus, as is
being multilingual. We encourage those who can work our WTF (Women,
Transgender, Femme) workshop on Mondays
<https://bicas.org/women-trans-femme/> to apply. Bicycle mechanical
knowledge is not required but is desired. The ability to teach in a
patient, compassionate, and hands-off manner is necessary. Some evening
and weekend availability is expected, as well as some work outside the
shop, for example: administrative tasks, outreach events, teaching classes,
etc. Please note that working at BICAS is much more than a mechanics
position; the ideal candidate will be excited to participate fully in the
communal governance of a small non-profit organization and be committed to
the Tucson community.
Please read the entire job description link before applying. Note that is
NOT just a "normal" bike shop job! For further questions please contact us