Deciphering the secrets to successful job postings Column by VENESSA DI VITO Have you been posting your automotive job openings across various HR job posting sites, only to find that there are few to NO applications showing up for the positions you are recruiting for? Does anyone know what has happened to all the applicants? […]


What the kids are saying about collision repair Story by KATE NG Two dozen people file into the school hall, clipboards at the ready. They take their assigned seats; some nervously tap their pens while others nonchalantly count the planks in the ceiling. Except they’re not students—they’re employers in the autobody industry, looking for their […]

Soliciting the Seal: Tesla sends employee recruitment email to certified network, their employees

Palo Alto, California ⁠— Collision repair facilities in the United States are reporting Tesla emails that outrightly recruit Tesla-certified technicians and estimators, Repairer Driven News reported on Wednesday.  According to the email obtained by Repairer Driven News⁠—bearing the subject line “Tesla Collision Tech Referrals⁠—Who Do You Know?” —Tesla is “seeking experienced Collision Technicians who can […]

Help Wanted: UPA/NAPA hiring nearly 200 positions

Montreal, Quebec — United Auto Parts (UAP/NAPA)  is hiring nearly 200 positions across the country- including Paint and Body Roles.  The company is hiring multiple positions from delivery drivers to auto body parts specialists and paint and body reps, including several positions in the company’s Montreal office.  To view, all open positions click here.  To […]

Survey: Hiring quality staff tops the list of repairer concerns

"Hiring quality staff" was the top-ranked concern for collision repairers that participated in our survey, scoring at least twice as high as any other response.

By Mike Davey Hamilton, Ontario — August 8, 2017 — What keeps you up at night? If you’re like the majority of shop owners who responded to our most recent survey, then the answer is “hiring quality staff.” This was far and away the strongest answer from our survey respondents, with 50 percent of respondents […]

Fix Auto appoints team members to new positions

Fix Auto appoints team members to new positions

Mississauga, Ontario — October 14, 2016 — Fix Auto has announced two team members will now have new positions within the organization. Andy Neufeld will serve as Director of Operations for Fix Auto Ontario and Trina Irwin will move into the newly created role of Specialized Services Coordinator. Neufeld was formerly Fix Auto’s Strategic Partner […]

Opportunity knocks: Beta testers needed for collisioncommunity.com

The all-new collisioncommunity.com will serve as a portal for hiring, training opportunities and much more!

Peterborough, Ontario — April 27, 2016 — The all-new collisioncommunity.com, powered by Collision Repair magazine, needs you! Beta testers are needed for the all-new collisioncommunity.com classified and career website. As a beta tester, you will receive a free one-year Gold Membership which allows you to post up to 12 career listings. We need your help to […]