Last year it was reported that the automotive industry would experience a shortage of 25,000 technicians in the coming months. This was based on a recent survey that showed the demand for auto mechanics is expected to increase by 9% within five years.

This shortage affects vehicle service operations across the board from boats and RVs to buses. Often dealers scout from other dealerships and offer large sign-on bonuses and generous benefits packages.  Read the full article here.

By David Martin, DealerElite.com