Automotive Career Skills to Drive Your Success - View the video

Mike Fitzgerald

Mike Fitzgerald
Service & Parts Director
Zimbrick, Acura and Volkswagen of Middleton

7525 Century Ave
Middleton, Wisconsin 53562


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Mike Fitzgerald started in the auto industry in 1974. Currently he is employed by the Zimbrick automotive group as a Service and Parts Director for their Acura and Volkswagen dealerships. He’s been with Zimbrick for the last 27 years. Mike has served on the state youth apprentice committee since its formation in 1991 and has sponsored dozens of high school and technical college students who were awarded the Wisconsin Auto and Truck Dealers Foundation scholarship.

If cars are your thing, a career as an automotive technician could get you on the road to success. You can begin your skills training in high school and even gain valuable hands-on experience working at a local automotive business. In this session, learn about how to plan for your specialized training in automotive technology after high school and the options available to you to move up in the industry as you help keep America’s cars moving on our roads. (Running Time 25:50)