Your Career Starts Here!
Start your journey to become a certified automotive technician through our paid internship program at Full Circle Training Center.
At Full Circle, we understand the importance of onboarding and choosing “the right person for the job.” We want interns to be passionate about their work – all applicants are interviewed to ensure our program is the right fit for their career goals. We also believe that having a support system is critical to success. Because of this, we offer wrap-around services that help with challenges such as housing, food insecurity, and mental health. At Full Circle, we care about your long-term success and invest in you.
A high school diploma or GED is preferred
Ability to obtain a driver’s license
Ability to get to the selected Vehicles for Change’s location by 7 am Monday through Friday.
Intern Recruitment Process
Vehicles for Change strives to provide support to individuals facing multiple barriers to employment, especially returning citizens, by affording them the opportunity to earn a living wage as certified auto technicians. Our program offers a four-month paid internship with guaranteed job placement at the completion of the program.
See below for details on the recruitment process.
Get basic information and determine the appropriate program of interest (advanced or entry-level)
Schedule Interview, Tour and Share Day
Meet with the training team and answers questions to determine eligibility
The new intern receives all the necessary enrollment paperwork and is informed of the start date
What You'll Learn
At Full Circle Training Center, we are passionate about providing students with the skills and knowledge they need to become successful auto technicians. Our program offers comprehensive education in a wide range of topics. We take pride in our dedication to ensuring our students are equipped to become assets within their workplace. With our training, students gain valuable experience and confidence in their abilities to work on and maintain most vehicles.
Full Circle equips each student with a Full Circle uniform, all the textbooks needed for the program, and a set of tools to assist them in their journey as new auto technicians.
Upon successful completion of our internship, every graduate exhibits a remarkable level of proficiency in the following areas:
General Tool Usage
Tire & Wheel Systems
Wrap Around Services
At Full Circle Auto Repair and Training, we understand that true success in the automotive industry goes beyond technical expertise. That's why we prioritize providing comprehensive wraparound services to our students, ensuring they not only gain top-notch training but also receive the necessary support, mentorship, and resources needed to thrive in their careers and achieve their professional goals. A few of the services we offer include:
Mental health services
Assistance with obtaining a driver's license
Food insecurity assistance
We offer two different paths to suit the experience level of our students. For those who are new to the field, we consider them entry-level and start them off by teaching them the basics of auto repair through our VFC-VR auto technician training. This training program utilizes virtual reality technology to simulate real-life scenarios, allowing students to gain practical knowledge without any risks. On the other hand, for those who already have some automotive experience, we offer a traditional setting where they will receive 90 minutes of classroom training followed by hands-on floor training with our experienced floor instructors. Regardless of your level of experience, our Full Circle Auto Repair and Training Program is committed to providing a comprehensive and effective learning experience to help you succeed in the automotive industry.
Please complete the form if you meet the qualifications for the auto technician internship. One of our team members will contact you for the next steps.