Actively Looking for Service Advisor/Technician jobs and is willing to relocate for the right position.
1982-1986 Bachelor of Arts: Mathematics, and Physics
Saint Olaf College, Northfield MN Certification Master ASE auto and truck technician, Diagnostics and Service-Alternate Fuels Nevada 2g smog certification test and repair CSN SP2 industrial safety, discrimination and records conduct AYSO child haven and regional soccer referee Experience
Automotive Technology Instructor 2009 to 2013
College of Southern Nevada
Teaching a full range of courses in the Automotive Technology Program, including all Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) automotive areas. The use of instructional technologies to teach traditional, hybrid and/or work floor lab and practical skills training with a key component the safe education of students in an industrial shop environment. Skills in a variety of computer usage and software applications, including but not limited to Microsoft Office Applications (Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) Experience with and training on the use of lab scopes, meters, scanner and test equipment covering the complete service needs of a modern technician. Create and modify curriculum, recording student grades, and attendance, writing assessments, and creating accurate lab and skills testing in the shop environment.
Owner and Chief Executive Officer 1996 to June 2012
Absolute Auto Care/Precision Auto Tune
Skill related to 16 years of business ownership. From site selection, to major ten year business plan writing, to visiting a client at home to be sure they are satisfied with my company’s services. . Trainer - educating clients or investors about both electrical & mechanical concepts. A classroom instructor creating dynamic classrooms and field based curriculum working both in technical and interpersonal teambuilding. I defined solutions that are scalable, and then build a training program to disseminate these skills, finding new service procedures to manage new service technology. In client relations I have worked to foster trust and to establish realistic customer expectations; controlling expectations makes exceeding them so much easier. As a 16 year small business owner my skills are extensive.
Tools and Equipment
Big brain without a big head, funny and fun to work with, problem solver for the hard to fix or find, and basic tools comfortable with lab scope and all scanners, full suit of ASE's, Good with customer sales and estimating, Alignments and tire work and maintenance services can/will do all day (not the best use of my skill set - especially tires)
CEO Diagnostic Tech
Selling work hiring firing fixing cars, trucks and fleets, teaching techs the three legged stool
everything we do has to be ( good for the customer , good for the company , good for the person who is doing it ) three stable legs of a good business.
Profile last updated Nov 25, 2016.