Carson Mote

  • San Jose CA

Work History

Work History
Aug 2014 - Present

Volunteer Bike Mechanic and Organizer 

San Jose Bike Clinic
  • Began a volunteer bike mechanic, educated people who could not afford a bike shop's services for bike repair.
  • As one of the few volunteer's with bike shop experience, also taught other volunteers.  
  • Assisting the non-profit SJBC as a mechanic and in a leadership position.
  • Assisted the SJBC in filming for its Kickstarter campaign, as well as assisting in the selection of "Perks" and organizing their distribution throughout California. 
May 2015 - Aug 2015

Mechanic at Folsom Bike and Town Center Bike

Folsom Bike 
  • Working as a mechanic and assistant to the senior shop staff.
  • Learned to work fast and efficiently to satisfy customers and service orders.
Aug 2014 - Dec 2014

Assistant to Main Mechanical Engineer 

San Jose State University Event Center
  • Responsible for monthly maintenance of the San Jose State Event center mechanical spaces.
  • Able to fix backlogged requests and after hiring, we were ahead of schedule at the end of each month.
  • Worked independently for the majority of the job.
  • Knowledge of tools and of electricity was required, as well as mechanical skills and the ability to solve problems.
2011 - 2012

Intern Shop Mechanic

Golden Spoke Bike Shop
  • Worked as an intern mechanic for Golden Spoke Bike Shop, learning about bikes and tools, as well as developing a passion for cycling and repairing bikes. 

Education

Education
Aug 2015 - Present

BS in Environmental Management and Protection  

Cuesta College

Currently pursuing Environmental Management and Protection at Cuesta college

Aug 2014 - May 2015

Graphic Design

San Jose State

Studied Graphic Design at San Jose State as a first year student. 

Activities

Skills

Trojans High School MTB team

  • Raced and trained with the Trojans MTB team during High school.
  • Raced in nationals in Sun Valley, Idaho. 

San Jose State Conduct Board

  • A member of the student conduct board, a part of student government on campus.
  • Requires speaking skills and being able to listen 

Slackline Club - Oak Ridge High School

  • Involved in the promotion of slacklining and a passion for the outdoors on campus

President of Bike Team - Union Mine High School

  • President of bike team, responsible for recruiting and organizing practices, and attending races.