Careers

We want you

For over 50 years, we have been a leading player in the Canadian and international bicycle market. Starting as a one-man operation in small-town British Columbia, we have always stayed true to our roots, which has helped us grow. We now have three international offices, two distribution centers, and more than 100 dedicated, fantastic staff that contribute to our continued success in the cycling industry.

We work hard, but we ride hard too. At Live to Play Sports, we have bicycle storage, showers, and lockers to encourage riding to, from, and at work. There is almost always someone getting out for a pedal, whether it is road, mountain, dirt jump, or a cruise. If you want to work in a casual environment with a dedicated and passionate culture where people love the outdoors, then we'd love to hear from you.

Live to Play Sports Group Inc is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Material Handler

Location: Toronto Office

Key Responsibilities:

  • Unload and accurately receive incoming product; includes inspecting for and reporting damage to management
  • Pick and pack orders according to requirements
  • Ensure accuracy of order fulfillment and transfers (picking, loading, and shipping)
  • Complete production orders accurately and safely in a timely manner
  • Assist with inventory control management and follow strict processes for the handling of all incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Operating a hi-reach order picker forklift
  • Assist in the warehouse, general housekeeping, cleaning and general maintenance
  • Performing other tasks as assigned by management

Applicant Should Possess:

  • Basic computer skills required
  • Forklift experience, preference given to certified operators
  • Will train on machine use (counter balance, reach, and order picker lift trucks)
  • Able to work at heights, position requires you to operate a high reach narrow aisle order picker
  • Ability to work independently without constant direct supervision
  • Extended time on feet; walking distances up to 200 feet
  • Manual dexterity and hand to eye coordination for operation of equipment
  • Frequent stooping, bending, walking, carrying, and lifting (up to 50 lbs.)
  • Strong attention-to-detail
  • Punctual and dependable
  • Be able to keep up and excel in a fast pace environment
  • CSA approved steel toe safety footwear required

Lead Sales Associate

Location: Norco North Shore

Key Responsibilities:

The role of the Lead Sales Associate is to ensure that all facets of the sales floor/ bike shop are running smoothly and efficiently. To deal with and attend to the needs of any and all customers that visit our store with a high level of attention to detail. To develop new methods and processes to help improve efficiency and customer service.

  • Assisting opening and closing of the store
  • Direct sales staff to provide exemplary customer service including greeting and ensuring needs are met
  • Ensure all necessary jobs and tasks are completed such as the opening checklist, restocking merchandise, cleaning
  • Monitor inventory levels on the floor to ensure the POS is accurate
  • Implement spot inventory counts with the help of the General Manager and or Service Manager when discrepancies are found
  • Create and implement new processes which improve the overall efficiency of staff and overall experience of the customer
  • Communicate with the management to ensure new product arriving has a spot on the floor
  • Train staff in the correct method of merchandising new and existing product
  • Ensure all sale items are well labelled and properly displayed and/or merchandised
  • Work with and assist Sales Reps in getting their products properly displayed and merchandised in the correct areas
  • Coordinating staff breaks when needed
  • Ensuring a positive environment for staff and customers to thrive while present in the store
  • Ensuring all sales staff understand and follow the Policies and Procedures
  • Lead the shift, coaching team as needed
  • Be the first point of escalation for resolving customer complaints and concerns
  • Flexibility in supporting other departments including the Service Manager and technicians
  • Have a direct consciousness regarding environmental sustainability and reducing the stores waste footprint.
  • Understand financial budget, targets/plan

Applicant Should Possess:

  • 2-3 years retail experience, ideally in the cycling or outdoor industry
  • Detailed and extensive knowledge of bicycles of all types
  • Experience in leading a shift
  • Attention to detail and efficient
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced work environment as well as being able to work as part of a team
  • Strong familiarization with the POS system with the ability to change prices, authorize returns, and run reports when necessary
  • Experience with Lightspeed POS systems
  • Professional appearance and attitude

Bike Mechanic

Location: Norco North Shore

Key Responsibilities:

At Norco North Shore in beautiful North Vancouver, we service every bike that comes through the door with the best mechanics, tools and resources possible. Whether it is a world cup race bike or a faithful old commuter we give the best service and at a reasonable price. We want you to join our team and become part of an enthusiastic and knowledgeable world class service department with an opportunity for growth and to improve your knowledge.

  • Provide high level customer service through bike diagnosis and repair service
  • Efficiently assess and diagnose customer bicycle concerns and provide knowledge in a way that is understandable to the customer
  • Knowledgeable of suspension forks and shocks including servicing and tuning, suspension kinematics and bearing overhauls
  • Stripping and servicing all rear shock and forks from shim stack assemblies to damper servicing
  • Stripping and servicing of all rear shock and forks from shim stack assemblies to damper
  • servicing, including seals and IFP’s
  • Build, tension and true wheels
  • Complete repairs as scheduled in a fast-paced service department
  • Schedule repairs as needed

Applicant Should Possess:

  • At minimum of 3 year’s previous experience working in the service department in the cycling industry
  • Detailed and extensive knowledge of bicycles of all types, parts, tools, service techniques and parts compatibility
  • Knowledge of suspension forks and shocks, servicing and tuning, suspension kinematics, bearing overhauls Attention to detail and efficient and tidy work ethic
  • Knowledge of electronic gear installation preferred
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced work environment as well as being able to work as part of a team
  • Microsoft Excel and Word competency
  • Experience with Lightspeed POS systems preferred

Graphic Production Specialist

Location: Port Coquitlam Head Office

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Supervisor, Desk Top Publishing, the Graphic Production Specialist will be responsible for developing, designing, and producing a variety of materials that support the Distribution and Sales activities for a wide range brands for bicycle dealers.

    • Work directly with brand buyers to build digital and print documents including layouts, brand or product messaging
    • Prepare layouts and graphic elements creatively and accurately in adherence with established brand guidelines
    • Refresh existing projects based on feedback received and/or seasonal updates required
    • Manage image files and product information content on internal data bases including image processing and preparing images for use
    • Work with Senior Desk Top Publisher to ensure press-ready design files are to spec and error free
    • Establish and maintain high levels of project execution by effectively managing workload and ensuring projects are completed according to the existing production schedule
    • Demonstrate ongoing knowledge of graphic industry trends and latest software applications
    • Communicate effectively and work with minimal supervision both individually and in a team

Applicant Should Possess:

  • Degree or diploma in Graphic Design, Graphic Communications, related program or equivalent work experience
  • 3 years recent related experience with a current portfolio
  • Knowledgeable of the cycling industry
  • Fluent in current industry software, primarily Adobe Creative Suite (i.e. Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Have in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience with graphic design; desktop publishing; workflow competency
  • A flair for creative visual design tailored to the outdoor, cycling and/or adventure sports
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
  • Solid digital, print production and creative thinking skills
  • French language an asset

Warehouse Worker

Location: Port Coquitlam Head Office

Key Responsibilities:

Since 1964, Live to Play Sports Inc. has been Canada’s leading distributor of premium bicycles, parts and accessories, selling over 80 world-class cycling brands. Live to Play Sports also owns and operates several proprietary brands, including Norco Bicycles and Axiom Cycling Gear. Norco Bicycles is a high-performance brand of choice for cyclists around the world. Our head office and Canadian Distribution Centre is in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia.

We currently have permanent Full-time Warehouse positions in our Port Coquitlam Distribution Centre.

  • Unload and accurately receive incoming product; includes inspecting for and reporting damage to management
  • Pick and pack orders according to requirements
  • Ensure accuracy of order fulfillment and transfers (picking, loading, and shipping)
  • Complete production orders accurately and safely in a timely manner
  • Assist with inventory control management and follow strict processes for the handling of all incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Operating a hi-reach order picker forklift
  • Assist in the warehouse, general housekeeping, cleaning and general maintenance
  • Performing other tasks as assigned by management

Applicant Should Possess:

  • A minimum of 1 year related experience in shipping or warehouse environment
  • Forklift experience, preference given to certified operators
  • Able to work at heights, position requires you to operate a high reach narrow aisle order picker. Full training provided
  • Ability to work independently without constant direct supervision
  • Extended time on feet; walking distances up to 200 feet
  • Manual dexterity and hand to eye coordination for operation of equipment
  • Frequent stooping, bending, walking, carrying, and lifting (up to 50 lbs)
  • Strong attention-to-detail
  • Punctual and dependable
  • Able to keep up and excel in a fast pace environment
  • CSA approved steel toe safety footwear required


Only those candidates being considered will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 /hour