Passively Looking for Educator/Instructor jobs and is willing to relocate for the right position.
I am confident that my skills, 30+ years of experience and my passion for vehicle technology are a perfect match for any and/or all of the following positions, management, customer service, technical support, or educator/trainer. I can relocate, if necessary.
I would bring to a company a broad range of skills, including:
• ASE master technician (23 areas of current certification)
• General Manager
• Service adviser
• Parts acquisition
• Shop Foreman
• Clean driving record
Throughout my professional career, I have maintained a superior positive outlook in which “there is a solution for every challenge”.
I welcome the opportunity to have further discussion for a position in management, customer service technical support, or educator/trainer. If you have questions or concerns and to schedule an interview with me, please contact me by phone at [...] or via e-mail [...] or [...]
I have references available upon request.
Tools and Equipment
Being an instructor or manager, I no longer bring tools with me as they are for my own use now. I am very familiar with many scan tools (OEM and aftermarket). I can use and properly operate all of the tools and equipment required to train students and experienced technicians.
Automotive Diesel Instructor
Owned and operated a 5-bay automotive service facility for Asian and domestic vehicles. Developed strategies to maintain a 50-64% average gross profit on the P&L. Hired and trained staff, delegated work to seven full time employees, evaluated performance, opened/closed shop, met with suppliers and acquired the best products for the most reasonable prices to provide clients with the best possible value, quality, service, repair and warranty. Made all determinations of the financial health and success of the business, existing equipment conditions, needs and acquisition/upgrading of new equipment. Set budgets to ensure profitability. Created and designed marketing, sales and client retention campaigns. Maintained solid network of contacts with clients, vendors, suppliers and financial institutions.
Established and maintained Customer Service Index (CSI) through the implementation of proactive, customer-oriented sales and service management techniques with the ultimate goal of earning customers for life. Instituted an extensive training program for technicians to improve their knowledge and quality of work as well as to aid their professional growth.
Adjunct Instructor, Automotive Technology Department
Taught automotive college-level courses, Basic & advanced electrical Engine performance I, II & III, Class I & II emission inspector training per State of Nevada I/M program guidelines. Proctored exams and evaluated/graded performance. Complied with all departmental needs, requirements, including maintaining licensing, and certifications. Contracted to Bear Automotive (SPX Corp. Western US Training Center) as an Instructor for classes in emissions testing and control.
Profile last updated Jan 19, 2017.