Becoming an Automotive Service Technician

Career Alley

If you’re the type of person who loves to be around cars, then a career as an automotive service technician may be an ideal choice. Automotive service technicians can specialize in particular makes and models, while others work with all types. Your career path to becoming an automotive service technician should as early as possible. Attending classes in electronics, business, management, and automotive technology is also a good idea.

4 Hot Careers in the Automotive Industry

Career Alley

The automotive industry is one of the biggest in the entire world. Whether you’re a grease monkey or a salesman, odds are there’s an automotive job that suits you. Depending on your particular background, there are many options to choose from, but if you need a little guidance, here are some of the best jobs the industry has to offer: 1. Vehicle Manufacturer. 2. Automotive Engineer.


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Automotive Journalist at Top Speed

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Automotive Journalist at Top Speed August 5, 2009 · 1 comment is hiring an automotive journalist (paid position) Love cars? They’ll also usher you into the cult of automotive journalism which evidently includes tagging along to auto shows, podcasting, getting into a media vehicle or two, and (of course) extracting great automobile articles from you along the way.

Automotive Journalist at Top Speed

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Automotive Journalist at Top Speed August 5, 2009 · 1 comment is hiring an automotive journalist (paid position) Love cars? They’ll also usher you into the cult of automotive journalism which evidently includes tagging along to auto shows, podcasting, getting into a media vehicle or two, and (of course) extracting great automobile articles from you along the way.

Machining Jobs May Be Good Choice for the Mechanically Inclined


If you’re mechanically inclined and thinking about what kind of career you’d like to pursue, there are many opportunities in automotive manufacturing that might be right up your alley. Read on to learn more about careers in machining, including which jobs offer the best pay. Automotive manufacturing growth. Despite hitting a few economic slumps in the past decade, automotive manufacturing should continue to grow in the coming years.

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Hydraulics Engineering as a Career Option

Career Alley

Industries that are related to automotive, agriculture, construction, machineries, mining, paper, steel and even wind power all require hydraulics that are combined with other various technologies such as sensors, microprocessors and transducers to make it work. Many schools around the globe offer this program, where in you can learn about the solid concepts of hydraulic engineering, fluid mechanics and hydraulic design.

How Is Data Analysis Used In Supply Chain Management?

Imarticus Learning

The rapidly growing automotive industry’s supply chain can be taken as an example of a supply chain discussed for the simple reason that its rapid growth makes it an excellent test case to study the impact of big data analytics courses. For example, in the modern automotive supply-chain the various departments, services, and functions are effectively coordinated as a wholesome operation.

The Versatile Nature of an Engineering Career

Career Alley

There aren’t many careers that offer either of those elements, but engineering certainly is one. Taking on the challenge of engineering could see you work in such sectors as aerospace, architecture, design, the nuclear industry, electronics and the automotive industry. The role would usually be with a consultancy that offers engineering and safety services and would work within the civil and defense nuclear markets.

Stuff the Capitalist (aka KD) Likes: Rhinestone Cowboy by Glen Campbell

HR Capitalist

Glen Campbell broke off the following in Rhinestone Cowboy: "Like a rhinestone cowboy Getting cards and letters from people I don''t even know And offers comin'' over the phone". I''m into it today because I was talking to a candidate earlier - and when I asked her how the search was going, she said she was getting calls and offers. I immediately asked her if those offers were coming over the phone. . And we''ll automotically feel closer as a result. . Who am I?

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Ford to Hire 2,200 Salaried Workers in the U.S. This Year

Resume Bear

Ford is committed to serving customers in all markets with a full family of vehicles offering the best in quality, fuel efficiency, safety, smart design and value. Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F), a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., With about 172,000 employees and 65 plants worldwide, the company’s automotive brands include Ford and Lincoln. Ford Continues Hiring Increases in 2013, Building on Aggressive 2012 Hiring to Support New Products.

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Despite Economic Challenges, the Trends of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For Make Them Viable

Telecommuting Journal

“This year’s competition also showed us that work-life balance issues continue to grow in importance with nearly 75 percent of companies offering their employees opportunities to telecommute while more than 90 percent offer flexible scheduling that includes everything from flex-time to job sharing, and family leave policies that go beyond legal requirements are offered by nearly 60 percent. Nominations Open for 2012. WARREN, Mich.,

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Self-driving Cars: What You Need To Know

Ms. Career Girl

While it’s not a fully automated, self-driving, autonomous car, it probably falls in one of the six levels of automation established by the Society of Automotive Engineering (SAE). Second, auto insurance firms are offering credits and discounts for vehicles that have technology to protect the vehicle, driver, and passengers. There’s an automated car in your future. You may already have one.

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How I Use the Oversaturated Internet to Find Career Opportunities

Career Alley

Use relevant keywords such as “job hunting tips&# , “apply mechanical engineer&# and “automotive production supervisor opening&#. The hiring manager was so impressed by my client’s knowledge, he offered him an interview the next day. “ When you find yourself in a hole, stop digging. ” – Will Rogers. Author Byline: Matthew Warzel. Author Website: [link].

2011 238

New Side Hustle or Startup? Here’s Some Straight Talk You Shouldn’t Miss

Ms. Career Girl

Even when I’ve been engaged in such varied occupations as Stock Broker and Sales Rep for an automotive equipment company, I’ve always been either working on or on the hunt for my own ventures. If you want to get more specific business advice, there are literally thousands of websites and books out there offering their advice on how you should start and run a business. A while back (okay, it might have been two whiles ago.), I had this great idea for a new business.

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Job Shoe

We are seeking an experienced RF Engineer, responsible for low-noise amplifier design for automotive antenna applications. AM/FM, SDARS, GPS, GSM, CDMA, RF keyless entry, TV, UHF and other frequencies used in automotive applications. ? Development of new innovative products for future automotive applications Schematic and circuit board design. ? Company. ERS Antenna. Location. Farmington Hills, MI 48331. Compensation. $0. Education. Bachelor of Science. FullTime. Experience.

Robots Won’t Replace Us, They’ll Work With Us


According to the firm Frost & Sullivan : “Exoskeletons, both passive and active, will see higher adoption across industries such as automotive, manufacturing, defense and healthcare. This would offer tremendous promise for the exoskeleton technology and for the companies using this technology. In the early stages of the technology the human worker most likely will be in control with the exoskeleton just offering advanced strength.

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8 Jobs That Don’t Need a Resume

The Corporate Con/noisseur

In addition, most debt collection agencies offer on the job training and guidelines on company policy. In addition, an understanding of automotive mechanics is preferred ass you will be working with hydraulic lifts on the truck. 8 Jobs That Don’t Need a Resume.

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The Lowdown on Employer-Paid Student Loans

Ms. Career Girl

Here are some benefits buzzwords to be on the lookout for when interviewing with private companies: Direct Repayment Assistance: A small but growing number of companies are offering student loan repayment as a direct benefit for employees to attract the best and the brightest. Automotive workers. The federal government offers loan forgiveness or cancelation programs because they have the power to basically erase your federal student loans.

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Promising Careers 2011 Part 2: Investigative Careers that Fit Your Personality

Career Key

Both O*NET and the OOH offer different career information so be sure to explore both. Our Promising Careers 2011 list continues with the second Holland personality type , Investigative. If you score high in the Investigative personality type using a valid Holland career test like The Career Key , then consider these promising careers that fit you. You'll find careers in science, technology, engineering and math: a.k.a. STEM" careers.

2011 113

Systems Validation Engineer Job # 3038

Job Shoe

If you are looking for a place to work in an automotive engineering environment who will recognize you work and reward you for your accomplishments, then please read on. Test experience in the automotive industry a plus. The engineer will be responsible for writing and execution of manual “black box&# test scripts to validate SW releases for an automotive based radio. Company. ERS Antenna. Location. Chicago, IL 60607. Compensation. $0. Education. Bachelor of Science.

What Would You Do for $140,000?

Evil HR Lady

CNN reports : In an effort to shave ongoing losses, General Motors offered lucrative buyouts Tuesday to 74,000 employees - its entire U.S. To try to stem automotive losses that have dogged the company since 2005, the company is making a range of offers, up to cash payments of $140,000 to the remaining 74,000 GM workers represented by the United Auto Workers union.

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5 Careers That Allow You To Drive Very Fast - BLOG.


If you’re buying in bulk, we offer great deals on wholesale clothing. A degree in mechanical engineering or coursework in automotive design might be helpful for getting a job in this field.

2011 187

Survey Shows Marginal Rise in Salary Increases in 2012

Resume Bear

According to Aon Hewitt’s report, employers continue to offer variable pay, or performance-based awards that must be re-earned each year, as a primary way to drive performance and increase engagement while minimizing their fixed costs. In 2012, 90 percent of companies offered at least one variable pay program, in line with 2011. percent); and automotive/vehicle manufacturing (3.3 A new survey by Aon Hewitt reveals that salaries for U.S.

2012 121

The Best Places to Work in IT – 1

Career Alley

USAA – Ranked at #1, with over 21,000 employees and 10% of them in IT, USAA is a financial services company and offers such things as labs for its IT employees to test ideas. – #3 is this automotive company.

2010 207

My Job Search Journey

Ms. Career Girl

14, I was offered a position at a nonprofit community foundation. Between January and November, I was interviewed by two universities, a community college, a credit union, a national construction company, one of the “Big Three” automotive companies, a health insurance company, a software company and two nonprofits. Today’s guest post is by Rachel Esterline. I’ve gone back and forth about whether or not to write about my job search.

Survey Finds Digital Talent In Greatest Demand

Resume Bear

Most freelancers said they chose the freelance work style because of the freedom and flexibility it offers, even those who initially turned to freelance work after being laid off by their companies. Company executives struggling to attract and retain top talent may find that the challenge is even greater than they fear, according to the results of a new survey.

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Going Solo—Five Tips for Beginning Freelancers

Resume Bear

Managing your own paycheck, expenses, overhead, taxes, and benefits can be overwhelming, but here are five steps to lower your concerns so you can focus on providing your customer the best you have to offer. While you’re setting up, it’s also a good idea to dedicate a separate file cabinet or drawer for supply receipts, paycheck stubs, home utility bills, automotive expenses, and other work-related costs. So, you’re going freelance?

Working as a Mechanic: No Degree, No Problem

Career Realism

We handle all kinds of problems from basic preventative maintenance to massive automotive repair. Some people go to a vocational or technology school to learn about automotive repair once they graduate from high school, but I went straight into fixing cars because I already knew a lot about them. I once had someone offer to pay for repairs in cookies and pies!

Top Jobs for 2013

Resume Bear

Working as a contract worker or traveling nurse is a very attractive option for candidates, as it offers flexibility and work/life balance. Sectors hiring heavily include: automotive, supply chain and advance manufacturing. With the economy showing steady signs of improvement, thousands of people across the country are focusing on one important New Year’s resolution: land a new job. So what are the hot careers for 2013?

2013 160

Robbery by Repurchase Rights – A Private Equity Story

Sklover Working Wisdom

As a well-known and highly regarded Marketing Consultant to large automotive dealerships, he was presented with what seemed like a grand opportunity: to help build a national network of motorcycle dealerships, with the goal of “taking it public” in five years or so in an Initial Public Offering (“IPO.”) Second, the team being put together to run the new company was top-notch, each in his or her own way an expert in one aspect or another of the automotive business.

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Is There Such A Thing As Recession-Proof Jobs?


When people were children, their mothers always told them if they took a job in, let’s say, the automotive industry, they would always have work. Offering to outsource the company’s work as a telecommuter puts the job seeker in the catbird seat because that looks good to the human resources manager as well as his higher echelon.

How To Get Started In Metal Working

Career Realism

Some of them might even offer their own classes, but if they don’t, they may be able to give you some pointers. Check out these related articles: A Look at Different Career Opportunities in the Automotive Industry. Metal working is a general name for a diverse sets of skills and specialties. Metal workers include jewelers, blacksmiths, welders, auto body specialists, sculptors and more.

2013 71

Why Applying At Online Job Boards Is A Big Waste Of Time 

Career Realism

Manifestations Of A Recruiting Black Hole And The 2 Out Of 100 Outliers With No Job Offer. Neither of which led to a job offer.”. I used to buy supplies for my father’s automotive repair business, and I got fascinated by the supply chain, the concept of purchasing and cultivating relationships with suppliers. Have you ever succeeded in getting a job offer from an online application? What’s the first thing you do when you’re looking for a job?

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Top 55 Most Popular Facebook Pages for Job Search in 2011


Job Fanpage – 10,968 people like this, Italian/English – The world of work, with its offerings, trends and opportunities. Offres d’emploi dans le domaine des communications/Job offers – 11,240 people like this, French/English -Publishing site, debate and conversation of all industry professionals of Communication, Public Relations, Marketing and Publicity. Seeking employment or working in the field and wish to advertise a job offer.

2011 87

How to Deal With Family Asking About Your Job Search

Career Realism

When we have an offer and know where we will land, you will absolutely get the word.’” “It might sound something like this (using an admin position as an example): ‘I’m looking to put my support skills to use in an office setting in the automotive industry. If you’re in the middle of a frustrating job search , holidays can be the worst time of year for you.

Found in translation: How you can use foreign language skills to swap career

Corn on the Job

Working as a translator offers great opportunities to work across a variety of industries from marketing to medical, legal to education sectors and almost everything in between. The overall average salary is £45,021, with the drinks, automotive and the TV industries providing the highest wages. According to research by language experts Rosetta Stone, 58% of UK adults believe that knowing a second language would help someone’s career.

Want To Buy A Franchise? Don’t Forget To Consult An Attorney!

Career Realism

Good franchisors should offer help finding a good location. Lanard tells a story of a woman who phoned, excited about purchasing the franchise of her dreams in the automotive sector, a franchise she had aspired to operating since she was a little girl. Thinking about buying a new business or franchise? Then Caveat Emptor ! The best way to protect yourself from stumbling into a bad deal is to carefully research your new business niche and consult a knowledgeable franchise attorney.

2014 70

Companies Hiring Now July 2010

Resume Bear

Every Publix Super Market is a multi-million dollar enterprise that offers rewarding career paths and exciting earnings potential. We provide the best equipment money can buy, offer free breakfast and lunch, and a fully-stocked kitchen where we compost and recycle. and around the world, ADP offers endless possibilities for your career. DuPont offers an exciting place to work where thousands of innovations are introduced every year.

2010 160

Professional Resume Writers: Everything You Need to Know

Blue Sky Resumes

For example, “resume writer + automotive” or “resume writer + marketing.” At Blue Sky, we offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee. If you can’t afford to hire a good resume writer, don’t hurt your job search chances by hiring someone offering unrealistic cheap fees. If you’re thinking about hiring a professional resume writer, or maybe just researching resume writers to understand more about the pluses and minuses, this article is for you.

2014 59

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

It offers remote supply support in areas, comprising care, network implementation and managed services, to telecom operators. Valeo, one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers, has announced it is to create up to 100 new jobs at its operation in Tuam, Co Galway.

2011 118

HR Manager: “I Would Much Rather Hire Someone Who is Currently.

The Job Quest

1) I’ve been unemployed 1 1/2 years as a 41 year Veteran of the now crumbling automotive industry. Karl "City" Sylvester October 18, 2010 (9:55) Good Branding is not about Slick Packaging Melissa, great post on personal branding :)In total agreement with Jorgen, as he did offer so.

2010 176

I reported my boss to HR on my first day, an AWOL manager, and more

Ask a Manager

I even offered her links to articles about things not to say or do to a grieving mother. It’s how I’ve gone to work in my field (automotive sales training) every day for the last 10 years.

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Companies Hiring Now July 2010 | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Every Publix Super Market is a multi-million dollar enterprise that offers rewarding career paths and exciting earnings potential. We provide the best equipment money can buy, offer free breakfast and lunch, and a fully-stocked kitchen where we compost and recycle. and around the world, ADP offers endless possibilities for your career. DuPont offers an exciting place to work where thousands of innovations are introduced every year.

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