Wednesday, 21 January 2015 16:00

Associated Receives Universal Technical Institute Lisle, IL's 2014 Outstanding Industry Partner Award

This distinction recognizes Associated’s ongoing commitment to hire UTI graduates, as well as their participation in various events, such as open houses and career fairs.

Associated is a technical company that has provided customers with solutions that optimize space, labor and order operations within their supply chain for the past 50 years.

At the head of the partnership between UTI and Associated  is Jim Flood, Associated Field Service Manager, who has been involved with the technical institute for more than 15 years. He has attended countless Program Advisory Committees and career fairs, open houses, and has given numerous student presentations and interviews resulting in over 50 hires.

“Service support is one of the material handling industry’s most critical customer support functions. Today’s customers demand a high level of professionalism and communication, as well as technical ability. UTI graduates are trained to take this holistic approach when it comes to customer satisfaction,” said Jim Flood, Associated Field Service Manager.

Flood accepted the honor during the one-year anniversary celebration of UTI-Lisle’s new campus, which included elected officials, industry employers, students and staff.

Universal Technical Institute is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ.