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Technical Trainer

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Minneapolis, MN

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Contractor (W-2)

Job Description


    • Provide live and virtual technical training to dealership technicians in the areas of diagnosis, service, and maintenance 
    • Drive new model vehicles for evaluation and product familiarity
    • Prepare for and maintain the highest-level of technical proficiency in all Skill Areas 
    • Maintain inventory and functionality of tools, components, vehicles and facility
    • Support the Course Development Team if/when required 
    • Assist in the development of training schedules
    • Assist with individual course registrations and roster processing to ensure optimal course seatfill
    • Coordinate with Business Center Field personnel on training initiatives, as required 
    • Communicate with dealership personnel on training requirements
    • Counsel with Service Managers to help them understand and utilize technical training for the benefit of the dealership 

Job Requirements


  • Technical knowledge of automotive components and systems
  • Demonstrated ability to work skillfully with highly technical diagnostic equipment, including: Scan Tools, Lab Scopes, DVOMs, Air Conditioning Recycling Equipment, Vibration Diagnostic Equipment, etc.
  • Ability to interact effectively with various personality types
  • Strong communication skills - written and verbal
  • Ability to complete tasks with minimal direction, including self-guided study, to stay current with technology
  • Familiarity and ease with office automation programs (Power Point, Excel, Word, etc.)
  • Must have excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Bachelor's degree or Automotive Technical Degree
  • Minimum of three years' experience as an automotive technician 
  • Experience teaching automotive is a must
  • Willingness to travel, as needed (up to 40%)
  • Must have clean driving record
  • Teaching experience preferred, not necessary.


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