PACCAR Australia has announced the finalists for the 2022 Kenworth and DAF Technician of the Year.
This year’s program, developed to acknowledge and reward technicians in the PACCAR dealer network for their technical skills, product knowledge and professionalism, also includes invitations to its ‘Rising Stars’ — the top performing Kenworth and DAF apprentices.
This years’ finalists for Kenworth include Lachlan Tate, Brown and Hurley Kenworth DAF Darra (apprentice), Michael Jones, TCTC Kenworth DAF Wodonga, Jason Cooper, Brown and Hurley Kenworth DAF Coffs Harbour, Mark O’Dwyer, Kenworth DAF Hallam and Jackson Langdon, TCTC Kenworth DAF Wodonga.
The DAF finalists comprise Nathan Hadlow, Brown and Hurley Kenworth DAF Caboolture (apprentice), Rudy Linders, Brown and Hurley Kenworth DAF Caboolture, Johnathon Bedding, Inland Kenworth DAF Wagga Wagga, Christopher Rule, Kenworth DAF Melbourne and Steven Morgan, Brown and Hurley Kenworth DAF Yatala.
These technicians are invited to Melbourne to compete in the Finals in April, where a series of practical and written tests will challenge these finalists and crown the Kenworth and DAF Technician of the Year.
PACCAR confirmed more than $30K in cash and prizes is available to the finalists.