ATS Euromaster technician Michael Vasey has received the REACT Roadside Technician of the Year Award, from the National Tyre Distributors Association (NTDA).
Vasey jointly received the award with Paul Hickling of Lodge Tyre Company.
Predominantly a mobile technician in one of ATS Euromaster’s service vans, 29‐year‐old Vasey holds City and Guilds qualifications in every aspect of tyre fitting and roadside breakdown, from car and van to heavy industrial vehicles.
He also has experience working airside at Aberdeen International Airport.
He has carried out more than 4,000 jobs after joining the company in 2012.
Peter Tye, group operations director at ATS Euromaster, said: “Michael exemplifies everything that ATS Euromaster stands for.
"He is the complete expert in his field, holding as many qualifications as it’s possible for a commercial tyre technician to have.
"His health and safety record is utterly spotless and he frequently, literally, goes the extra mile for our customers.
"He is a role model for tyre technicians everywhere and we are delighted that his outstanding commitment and competence has been recognised by the NTDA.”
Vasey said: “I’m honoured to be considered as one of the top tyre technicians in the country.
To get to this place, I’ve been supported by a fantastic operations manager and a company that doesn’t compromise on quality or safety."
He added: "It’s a real privilege.”