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27 Interview Questions To Ask A Mechanic

If you are Hiring a Mechanic a good interview can make sure you select the right one. Recruiting Mechanics is hard enough, once you have them in for an interview you have to make sure to ask the...

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Why Are Good Mechanics So Damn Hard To Find?

Hiring Mechanics is not an easy task, Finding Good Mechanics to Hire can sometimes feel like looking for Unicorns. The best ones are rarely available and the ones that are available are not often the...

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How to Hire A Mechanic (7 Easy Steps)

Hiring a Mechanic can seem like a daunting task, do you use a Head Hunter or Employment Agency? What job boards do you post on? What to ask during an interview? How much should you offer? Below is an...

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How To Ace Your Next Interview (A Guide For Mechanics)

If you have an interview coming up for your dream Mechanic Job, read the below guide to give yourself the best chance for success. These are tips from an experienced Mechanic Recruiter who has seen...

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Journeyman Advice – Tips For Apprentice Mechanics

Ready To Start a Career As A Mechanic? Take This Advice From Journeyman Mechanics We Asked 100’s of Experienced Mechanics throughout Canada and the United States what they wish they knew or what...

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5 Ways To Increase Employee Retention In Your Mechanic Shop

Good Mechanics are hard to find, ok that is a bit of an understatement. Hiring good mechanics is near impossible in some markets. Trust me, I have been recruiting mechanics for over 10 years and the...

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Recruiting Is Like An IceBerg

Almost every day I talk to someone who says something like “it is impossible to find good mechanics to hire.” When I hear this I always ask, “what are you currently doing to recruit mechanics?” The...

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How To Write Job Ads That Mechanics Actually Apply To

Recruiting Mechanics starts with writing a good job ad, right now there are over 75,000 Mechanic jobs posted on Indeed and I can guarantee there are not enough mechanics to go around. Your ad needs...

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Get Off The Fence and Hire That Mechanic … or Don’t

One of the most frustrating things in recruiting is when you lose a good candidate because the hiring process took too long. I always encourage all of my clients to streamline their process as much...

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What They Don’t Tell You in Trade School

Anyone who follows me knows that I love the Mechanic Trade. There are a ton of reasons for this including the job stability, high demand, above average pay rates but more than all of the logical and...

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