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Phoenix, AZ
1001 to 5000 employees
1965
Company - Public (UTI)
Education
$10 to $25 million (USD) per year
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Working at Universal Technical Institute

Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI) is the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians. With more than ... Read more

Mission: As the market leader, we understand and act on the needs of our industry customers to recruit, train and deliver quality technicians.

Our commitment to our industry customers drives us to provide our students with a superior education that equips them as ... Read more

Universal Technical Institute Reviews

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    I have been working at Universal Technical Institute part-time

    Pros

    Good pay, good work environment if you can handle working with students.

    Cons

    Loud work environment, bureaucracy can be overwhelming.

    Advice to Management

    Go easy on the instructors and staff.

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Universal Technical Institute Photos

Universal Technical Institute photo of: Universal Technical Institute Corporate Headquarters
Universal Technical Institute photo of: Instructors provide hands on guidance and training to our students.
Universal Technical Institute photo of: Students will also find out how to troubleshoot problems of all kinds, using the latest engine analyzers, handheld scanners and other computerized diagnostic equipment.
Universal Technical Institute photo of: Students learn everything from basic engine systems to computerized fuel injection, anti-lock brakes, passenger restraint systems, computerized engine controls and much more
Universal Technical Institute photo of: Power and Performance Lab
Universal Technical Institute photo of: UTI Long Beach, opened in August 2015
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Universal Technical Institute Interviews

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Avondale, AZ
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Universal Technical Institute (Avondale, AZ) in April 2017.

    Interview

    3 Group Interviews and 1 Individual Interview same day. These are to be followed by a skills assessment and a final interview. I passed the first interviews and I am awaiting a call r.e. the skills assessment.

    Interview Questions

    • Most of the questions were standard open ended that required a thoughtful answer and resulted in dialogue between myself and the interviewers.   1 Answer
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Company Updates

  • College isn't for everyone. Certificate programs, such as those offered at UTI, are the fastest growing postsecondary credential after earning a bachelor's degree. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vIbbz

  • UTI Board Member Roger Penske says "Technician is one of the most important jobs at our automotive and truck businesses." http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vIb56

    How to Turn a Loan From Your Father Into $26 Billion: an Exclusive Interview with Roger Penske

    While it will be really hard to do, take a second and try to imagine that the racing organization you started fifty years ago has won over 400 races and 29 championships, including sixteen Indy 500s and two Daytona 500s -- and just two days ago won your 14th IndyCar championship during a season in which your drivers won 10 out of 16 races.

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