Technician of The Year
Schaumburg Automedics Inc. owner named NAPA/ASE Chicago Distribution Center Technician of the Year
Schaumburg, February 24, 2003: John (J.J.) Jobst, owner of Schaumburg Automedics in Schaumburg, IL has been named the NAPA/ASE Chicago Distribution Center Technician of the year for 2003,2004,2005,and 2006.
Jobst was selected from over 365 NAPA/ASE shops for this industry honor by demonstrating superior technical skills and business practices, showing a commitment to customer service and training, supporting the community in which his business operates and demonstrating outstanding service to the automotive repair and maintenance industry.
This coveted award is presented annually by NAPA Auto Parts and ASE (Automotive Service Excellence). Recipients are selected by a judging panel of former winners, automotive trade media and the president of the ASE.
A former technician of the year at a major automotive dealership, Jobst is an ASE certified Master Automobile Technician, demonstrating master level competence in engine repair, automatic trans/transaxle, manual drive train and axles, suspension and steering, brakes, electrical/electronic systems, heating and air conditioning, and engine performance. Additionally he has received IM240 emission systems training and certification from the Illinois Emissions Air Team. He has also earned the Advanced Level Certification in automobile advanced engine performance.
Jobst was an active board member of NAPA’s AutoCare Advisory Council from 1998 to 2000, and Jasper’s Advisory Council in1998 and 1999. A recognized authority in the industry, he assisted in evaluating and revamping NAPA’s AutoCare Program. J.J is also a member of ASA (Automotive Service Association) and Schaumburg Automedics is a AAA-approved repair facility.
After nine years with a major dealership, Jobst opened Schaumburg Automedics in 1989 to bring master level automobile repair and maintenance expertise at a fair price to the residents of the northwest suburbs. Jobst’s business philosophy centers around building trusted client relationships, performing honest diagnostics and quality repairs, maintaining safe and trustworthy vehicles, and providing exemplary service to keep his customers for life.
Understanding the importance of continuing education and training, all Schaumburg Automedics’ technicians are ASE certified, with most achieving the Master Automobile Technician level of expertise. The shop utilizes state-of-the-art, sophisticated diagnostic equipment, including ALLDATA Automotive Diagnostic and Repair Information Database, to analyze the root cause of a problem so it can be fixed right the first time.
Committed to contributing back to the community, John enjoys participating as a member in the Rotary Club of Schaumburg-Hoffman Estates and the Schaumburg Business Association. Schaumburg Automedics is located at 503 Lunt Avenue in Schaumburg, two blocks south of Wise Road and just west of Mitchell Boulevard. The shop is open six days a week and has a convenient key drop box for after-hours vehicle drop-off.