Alternatives inside subject can embrace $100Okay-plus salaries
Representatives of Krumland Auto Group and Ford Company met with Automotive Know-how college students on Feb. 12 to speak about careers and alternatives within the car trade.
Michael Moore, govt director of Krumland Auto Group; Michael Gusta, Ford service engineer-Phoenix Area; and Cesar Martinez, regional technical expertise placement specialist-Phoenix Area inspired college students to proceed their schooling for one of the best employment prospects.
Martinez mentioned his job was to recruit and retain workers with Ford. He works to assist change the tradition and notion of what it means to be an automotive technician.
He instructed college students it’s a nice profession, with salaries usually topping $100,000 a yr.
Gusta travels round New Mexico and urges college students to have a constructive outlook for his or her futures.
“Discover one thing you want, one thing you’re good at and one thing that somebody can pay you to do,” he mentioned.
Moore mentioned Krumland is working to “develop their very own” expertise. Final yr, the corporate established a scholarship for college students enrolled within the Automotive Know-how Program at ENMU-Roswell.
Scholarship recipients obtain personalized software cupboards with instruments. The scholarship recipients for the Fall 2019 semester had been Diego Ibarra and Jesus Chavez.
Moore mentioned, “We’d like highschool college students to maneuver as much as the faculty stage. We’ve work for all of you and we’re at a good time now within the trade.”
Functions are being accepted for the subsequent scholarship choice course of. College students can apply for the scholarship by way of the Automotive Know-how Program director, Eric Gomez, at 575-624-7115; and Kimberly Andazola, scholarship coordinator, at 575-624-7114, within the Monetary Help Division at ENMU-R.