Since Bruce first opened the business in 1984, he’s been dedicated to supplying Dundas & surrounding area motorists’ with quality service performed by a professional staff.
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Scott grew up in Ancaster and graduated from Ancaster High School. Scott first completed a two-year business program at Niagara College and was on the Presidents list for obtaining the highest marks. In 2003 Scott entered the family business and completed his apprenticeship at Mohawk College. He received the “Top Automotive Service Technician Advanced Student” award upon completion of his apprenticeship. Soon after, he became a certified Automotive Service Technician. In 2007, Scott moved into the office and started to help manage the business. In 2019 Scott purchased his family business, ensuring the legacy of Eccles Auto Service’s quality workmanship and customer service continues for many years to come.
Bruce opened Eccles Auto Service in 1984 with a commitment to providing exceptional automotive service. Bruce is a definite people person. He always enjoys talking and meeting with clients, new and old. He is an active member of the Dundas Valley Sunrise Rotary Club and was awarded a Paul Harris Fellowship Award in 2005. Bruce also worked on a focus group created by the Ontario Government to assist in the implementation of the Drive Clean program and has sat on an advisory board for ACDelco. Bruce is well respected in the automotive industry and even writes a column in a national trade magazine.
Bruce is now semi-retired but is often spotted at the shop still. When Bruce is not working, he enjoys spending his free time in cottage country or in Florida. Bruce and his wife have three children and now three grandchildren!
Claire grew up in Dundas and graduated from Parkside High School and then Sheridan College. Claire and Bruce started the business together in 1984. Claire does the bookkeeping and looks after many of the “behind-the-scenes” activities required to keep our business running smoothly.
Claire puts great value on family and her friends. She enjoys spending her time with her 3 grandchildren. She is a very friendly vibrant person who makes friends wherever she goes.
Senior Service Advisor
Anne grew up in Dundas and graduated from Parkside High School. She started working for Eccles Auto Service in 1990. She uses her 30 years of experience to help give our clients the best service possible. Anne enjoys talking and getting to know our clients. She has three children and five grandchildren she is very proud of. Anne has developed a love for the game of golf and can be seen doing the par dance on many local golf courses.
Service Advisor / General Manager
Jim was born and raised in Westdale. He graduated from Westdale High School. He started his career at City Chevrolet in downtown Hamilton and is a GM ASEP certified technician. In 2010, Jim started down a new career path joining the Eccles Auto Service team as a Service Advisor. He brings his wealth of knowledge and experience for all vehicles under the GM banner with him.
Jim enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 children. When not working he is playing hardball, hockey, golf or spending time relaxing at his cottage.
Junior Service Advisor
Krisia grew up in Greensville and graduated from St. Marys High School. Krisia graduated from Motive Power Fundamentals at Mohawk College with honours and started working as a Level 1 Automotive apprentice. She then made a career change to her other passion, cooking and becoming a chef. Krisia worked in the kitchen of some well-known Dundas establishments over the next few years. She however could not resist her fascination with the automotive industry and joined Eccles Auto Service in 2019 as a Junior Service Advisor.
Krisia enjoys spending her time outside with her dog.
Jeff is a Dundas boy and graduated from Parkside High School. Originally Jeff planned to pursue a career in agriculture and attended university for that purpose. While going to university he worked with us part-time and soon found his love of cars and exceptional mechanical aptitude leading him on a new career path. He has now been with us for over 30 years and is our lead technician.
Today he is considered one of the best technicians in the country. During his career, he has received many awards including the highest marks in his group as an apprentice. He was a finalist in the ACDelco Technician of the Millennium I contest. Which he followed up with being the Top Canadian in the Technician of the Millennium II contest in Charlotte, North Carolina. In 2005 he was named “Canadian Technician of the Year ” by Canadian Technician Magazine and has been nominated for many Readers Choice Awards.
Jeff has also given back to the automotive community over his career by becoming an instructor for Carquest, writing articles for various trade magazines, as well as sitting on boards for The Ontario Drive Clean Program and Ontario College of Trades.
In his spare time, Jeff enjoys time with his wife and grandson. He also likes following NASCAR and NFL football with the largest big screen TV you can fit in a house!
David grew up in Dundas and graduated from Highland High School. Dave started his career at Westdale Toyota in the late 70s. He started working at Eccles Auto Service in 1992 and is currently our alignment specialist. David is recognized as one of the country’s best technicians. He has proven his diagnostics skills when he won the Central Canadian Division of the Technician of the Millennium IV contest. In fact, David went to the semi-finals three times.
Dave was a pretty good drag racer in the 1980s, building his own car “The Canadian Acadian”. He took many trophies away from the track in Cayuga. When not working, David enjoys spending time with his family. David has a lovely wife and two daughters. He has also been involved for many years in the running of his church youth summer camp
Todd grew up in Stoney Creek and graduated from Orchard Park High School. Todd began his apprenticeship with Eccles Auto Service at the age of 18 in 1989, when it was only a 2 bay shop. Todd’s automotive career continued in Dundas and after honing his skills working in the industry he rejoined the staff at Eccles Auto Service in 2007. Todd is a well-respected technician in the area and is one of our best diagnostic technicians on staff.
Todd has two children and 2 dogs. He enjoys spending his time up north at his cottage, fishing and playing hockey year round.
Matt grew up in Ancaster and graduated from Ancaster High School. He went to Mohawk College for his apprenticeship and is a certified Automotive Service Technician. Matt joined the staff at Uptown Eccles Auto Service in 2010. He continues to add to his automotive skills by going to training sessions throughout the year. Matt is a well-respected technician and has received multiple Readers’ Choice nominations
Matt spends his time off with his wife and 2 dogs. He enjoys playing golf and watching NASCAR.
Jason grew up in China where he worked in a hospital as an Anesthesiologist. In 2013, Jason’s family moved to Dundas. He attended Mohawk College to learn English and have always enjoyed working with his hands, Jason decided to take the Motive Power Course. Upon a recommendation of a customer, Eccles Auto Service hired Jason as an apprentice in 2016. He is now a level 2 apprentice and is working towards becoming a Licenced Automotive Service Technician.
Jason is easy to spot at Eccles Auto because he always has a smile on his face. Jason has a wife and son. While not at work he enjoys spending time going camping.
Chis grew up in Dundas and graduated from Dundas Valley Secondary School. Chris has had many roles within Eccles Auto Service already. He did his high school Co-op with us and cleaned the shop floors while attending high school. After working in other fields for a few years Chris came back to help us with tire season. We signed him up as an apprentice in 2020.
Chris loves dogs and in his free time enjoys playing hockey.