Icahn Automotive Group LLC has expanded its technician recruitment program to schools in Arizona and New Jersey.
Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack has awarded technician of the year honors to eight of its employees.
Looking for a go-to source for any career or talent search in the tire industry? Tire Talent Founder Mike Cioffi has created it.
There will be more training opportunities for technicians at the 2019 KOI Auto Parts-Federated Cavalcade of Customs, which is set for Jan. 11-13 at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio.
The nonprofit TechForce Foundation has selected five finalists in the 2018 Techs Rock Awards. The grand prize winner will be chosen through a public online vote. Voting closes on Dec. 18, 2018, at 4 p.m. PST.
The nonprofit TechForce Foundation has created the Techs Rock Awards to recognize professional technicians for excellence in their work and communities.
Tire dealers are feeling the heat. The big guys are growing bigger. Finding and keeping reliable technicians is getting more expensive. And technology is requiring more expensive shop upgrades. Doom and gloom? Dennis McCarron says no. "It’s not doom and gloom because this is awesome."
In anticipation of four new stores opening in the next four months, and the plan to add more outlets in the future, Tire Discounters Inc. will host a day-long hiring blitz in all of its stores this week.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. is partnering with Akron Public Schools to create a hands-on classroom for students. The new Bridgestone Academy of Applied Engineering and Technology will include the opening of a Firestone Complete Auto Care store at the school district's learning center.
A new study from the nonprofit TechForce Foundation quantifies the growing severity of the vehicle technician supply shortage.
The nonprofit TechForce Foundation has wrapped up its first 12-week-long afterschool program designed to expose youth to automotive technical careers.
According to a new report, the shortage of automotive technicians is much more severe than previously calculated, and it will take at least two or three more years for the recovery to begin.
A nonprofit foundation is working to build the bench of young, qualified automotive technicians for the industry.