Careers at the Bicycle Coalition
For 50 years, the Bicycle Coalition has been transforming the region’s neighborhoods into more livable and safe places by promoting the bicycle for everyday use. Join us in making our streets and trails safer and more accessible for everyone.
We're looking for committed individuals to join our growing team of professional bicycle advocates. Please see the individual descriptions below.
The Development Director is our main fundraiser. This person should be dynamic and able to convey the joys of bicycling while growing our budget. The ideal candidate has a laser-like attention to detail and a strong commitment to diversified funding streams. You need not be a serious bicyclist, but you must embrace our mission that bicycling should be a safe and fun way for everyone to get around the Greater Philadelphia Area.
- Salary: $80K-$85K
- Expected start date: April 15, 2023
- Our full team is currently expected to work in our Center City office Tuesday through Thursday with the option to work remotely on Monday and Friday
Bartram’s Garden Bike Hub Assistant
In Partnership with Bartram’s Garden, BCGP’s bike hub promotes the growth of biking culture with SouthWest Philadelphia residents to increase access and usage of the trails for SouthWest Philadelphia Residents. The Bike Hub Assistant will support the bike hub at Bartram’s Garden by assisting with the Friday Youth Bike Hub, Learn-To-Ride classes, Beginner Rides, and basic bike maintenance & rental process.
- Time Frame: April 14 – November 25, 2023
- Schedule: 7 hours/week; must have availability Fridays 3-6pm, Saturdays 10am-2pm, and occasional Sundays.
- Pay: $17/hour
- Application deadline: April 14, 2023
Love bikes? Have a passion for working with youth? Join BCYC as a Head or Assistant Coach! Both positions work during after school and weekend hours from March through June.
Positions for the 2023 season have been filled, but we invite you to email email@example.com to be notified for future openings.
VeloLingo Outreach Ambassadors
The VeloLingo Outreach Ambassador will support bicycle safety education outreach in the following linguistic communities across the Greater Philadelphia region: Vietnamese, Mandarin, Spanish, Haitian Creole, Russian. Outreach ambassadors will distribute VeloLingo collateral materials including a brochure, and share information that leads people to watch our bike safety video, access additional resources on our website and @biking4beginners social media.
The Bicycle Coalition is looking for 1-2 individuals from each of the following linguistic communities: Vietnamese, Mandarin, Spanish, Haitian Creole, Russian. At the completion of the outreach period (approximately 3 hours of training and 22 hours of outreach), Outreach Ambassadors will receive a $500 stipend.
You do not need to be a hardcore bicyclist to intern with us. You just need to believe in the power of the bicycle as a transportation tool and a vehicle for positive community change. You must also believe that bicycles are for everyone, of all abilities, backgrounds, and needs.
Internship start and end dates are flexible. Days and hours are dependent on your availability and program requirements.
If one of these internship positions below sounds like you, reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send us your resume, a cover note, your availability and include your desired internship position in the email’s subject line.
We will create a world-class bicycling city and region by becoming an organization and leading a movement that represents the diversity of the communities we serve.
Our success requires collaboration and partnerships with many others.
People from all racial and economic backgrounds should have access to safe, healthy and affordable transportation options in the communities where they live, work, learn, and play.
The road to victory is long. We will win while having plenty of time for family, friends, and bike rides.
Our reputation rests on the efforts of our staff and volunteers working in a place where every person’s contribution is valued.
We are accountable to our members for excellence in pursuit of our mission and transparency in our operations.