John Smith

Parts Supervisor - Tollbar Warwick


John Smith

How long have you worked for Sytner Group?

8 years.  I worked for another Sytner dealership (Jaguar Coventry) for a number of years and have now been with Volvo for 9 months. 

How has your job changed in that time?

When I started with Sytner 8 years ago I was Parts Advisor and now I’m Part’s Supervisor. 

For someone who wanted to become a Part’s Supervisor, what key skills would they need?

Good eye for detail, patience and a good knowledge for cars and how they work. 

What is your favourite part of your job?

Helping customers solve their problems. 

Three words that sum up the people in your team?

Crazy, conscientious and hard-working. 

If you could take one item to a desert island what would it be?

A kayak.

Favourite saying?

“Computer says no!”

Hidden talents?

I could give Gordon Ramsey a run for his money! 

Things you like?

Kayaking, cycling and watching football! 

I will never been seen without…

Clothes on…!

Favourite TV programme

Top Gear, Police inceptors. 

Unknown fact?

My knee randomly pops out – yes it can collapse at any point!?