Job Description:
Our Independent shop located in the Heart of the Rocky Mountains (Buena Vista, CO) provides service and repair on all late model motorcycles, ATV’s and snowmobiles produced by major manufacturers. In addition, we rent a full line of KTM and BMW motorcycles and offer adventure motorcycle tours throughout Colorado, including the CO BDR! The Powersports Technician position provides value to the company by delivering quality diagnostic, preventative, and regular maintenance services to internal and external customers. This position-holder directly affects the customer experience through the quality and timeliness of their work, as well as daily interaction with customers.

If you are a team player, motorcycle, ATV, or snowmobile enthusiast, and are passionate about living, working and riding in the Rocky Mountains, we want to hear from you!

***Living Arrangements – If relocation is needed, we can potentially provide living accommodations as well. Please inquire for more info.

Qualifications & Job Requirements:

  • MMI certification or Equivalent Experience
  • Valid driver’s license with motorcycle endorsement
  • Skill set to properly diagnose and repair electrical and mechanical systems on most all machines
  • Provide prompt, dependable, high quality, vehicle service to customers.
  • Organized and attention to detail are a must
  • Computer skills appropriate for documenting service jobs, ordering parts ect.
  • Flexibility to assist with basic shop functions as needed (open/close, inventory, customer check out)
  • Customer Service
  • Maintains a neat and professional appearance.
  • Create and strengthen relationships with customers by creating a customer-centric experience for all riders.
  • Assist with mechanical needs and support for active tours.
  • Maintain a tidy workspace.
  • Enhances organization by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests and exploring opportunities to add value.

Service Department

  • Diagnose and repair two and four stroke engines.
  • Remove and replace engine components as necessary on powersports vehicles
  • Perform preventative and regular maintenance, according to manufacturer specifications.
  • Compose repair estimates for internal and external customers.
  • Inspect vehicles and identify additional recommended services.
  • Prepare list of required parts and labor times for each job.
  • Explain diagnostic test results to Service Manager, and if necessary, the customer.
  • Perform test rides and other tests.
  • Follow all safety rules and guidelines, as determined by management.

About Accelerate Motor Works

Accelerate MotorWorks and Accelerate Adventures is located in beautiful Buena Vista, CO. National forest and BLM lands surround the area and expand both north and south from our shop.  Weather your into street or off-road riding, Our area boasts some of the most incredible scenery and terrain in the United States. We provide motorcycle rentals, tours, service, repair and logistical support for many local enthusiasts and riders who pass thru our town on routes like the Trans America Trail and Colorado BDR. We have a full line of rental bikes from KTM and BMW. We also offer fully guided tours on the CO BDR and surrounding area via our guiding permits with the USFS. Because we are located in a rural part of the Rocky Mountain's, We offer service and repair to both locals and travelers on recent models by most manufacturers.

We love to ride, and love to help customers from all over the world as they make their way thru the Colorado Rockies. We work closely with the locals, and our local trail and race organizations to be a positive force in the riding community and on our public lands.