Bob Arlotta

Owner/Master Technician

Has been running and working at Long Hill Auto Service since 1986, and has been working in the Automotive field since 1980. Graduated with honors from the Lincoln Technical Institute.
  • 2008 Nation Wide NAPA ASE technician of the year
  • NAPA/ASE Technician of the Year 2001 - 2007
  • Member of the Board of Directors for the Vehicle Maintenance Commission
  • Graduate of General Motors Training Program
  • 3 years General Motors experience
  • MAC Certified in Auto Air Conditioning
  • New Jersey State Certified to Perform State Inspection

4 Time Specialist:
  • Advanced Level Specialist
  • Under car Specialist
  • Alternate Fuel Specialist
  • Parts Specialist

3 Time Master:
  • Master Automotive
  • Master School Bus
  • Master Medium/Heavy Truck

31 ASE Certifications: Automotive (A1 - A9):
  • A1 - Engine Repair
  • A2 - Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
  • A3 - Manual Drive Train and Axles
  • A4 - Suspension and Steering
  • A5 - Brakes
  • A6 - Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • A7 - Heating and Air Conditioning
  • A8 - Engine Performance
  • A9 - Light Vehicle Diesel

Consultant: (C1)
  • C1 - Automotive Service Consultant

Fuels (F1):
  • F1 - Light Vehicle Compressed Natural Gas

Advanced Electronics (L1 - L2):
  • L1 - Automobile Advanced Engine Performance Specialist
  • L2 - Electronic Diesel Engine Diagnosis Specialist

Parts (P1 - P2):
  • P1 - Med/Hvy Dealership Parts Specialist
  • P2 - Automobile Parts Specialist

School Bus (S1 - S7):
  • S1 - Body Systems and Special Equipment
  • S2 - Diesel Engines
  • S3 - Drive Train
  • S4 - Brakes
  • S5 - Suspension and Steering
  • S6 - Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • S7 - Air Conditioning Systems and Controls

Truck (T1 - T8):
  • T1 - Gasoline Engines
  • T2 - Diesel Engines
  • T3 - Drive Train
  • T4 - Brakes
  • T5 - Suspension and Steering
  • T6 - Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • T7 - Heating, Ventilation and A/C
  • T8 - Preventative Maintenance Inspection

Exhaust (X1):
  • X1 - Exhaust System Specialist

Shawn Antoine

Technician

Has been working at Long Hill Auto Service since 2006.
Graduated from Lincoln Technical Institute in 2003
ASE Master Certification
NJ Emission Repair Technician
ASE certified in the following fields:
  • Brakes
  • Electrical
  • Steering and Suspension
  • Automatic Transmissions
  • Manual Transmissions and Drivetrain
  • Advanced engine performance
  • Engine Repair
  • Auto Transmission/Trans Axel
  • Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • Heating and Air Conditioning
  • Engine Performance
  • Light Vehicle Diesel Engines
  • Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Tech
  • Gasoline Engines
  • Diesel Engines
  • Electrical/Electronic System
  • Master Hybrid
  • Engine Repair

MAC Certified A/C Technician
AAMCO Certified Master Technician
4x4 and Differential Specialist

John Apgar

Technician

John is ASE certified in the following fields:
  • Engine Repair
  • Steering and Suspension
  • Brakes
  • Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • Heating & Air Conditioning

    • Other Certifications:
      • Hunter Alignment II
      • NJ State Inspection License Holder

      Jack Schwarz

      Seasoned Technician

      ASE Certifications:
      • A1 - Engine Repair
      • A4 - Steering and Suspension
      • A5 - Brakes
      • A6 - Electrical/Electronic Systems

      MACS certified A/C technician
      NJ State Inspector Licensed
      PA State/Emission Inspector Licensed
      Toyota Hybrid certified technician through WorldPAC
      R53 Mini Drivetrain diagnostic technician certified through WorldPAC
      Graduated Automotive Training Center with honors in the National Technical Honor Society in 2012
      Graduated Somerset County Vo-Tech with honors in the National Technical Honor Society in 2010.

      Mike Misale


      ASE Certifications:
      • Steering
      • Suspension
      • Brakes

      • Graduated from Union County VoTech
        Mike is working on being certified in all 8 ASE automotive categories to obtain his master certification by early 2018.

        Matt Kaynak

        Junior Technician

        ASE Student Certifications in:
        • Electrical/Electronic Systems
        • Steering Suspension
        • Brakes

        • Matt has worked as an apprentice since 2015 and has been in training for 2 years. He has made the leap to become part of the team and is a junior technician now in formal training at Lincoln Technical Institute. He plans on graduating with honors in September of 2018 and will be a full time, certified technician at Long Hill Auto. Matt is presently certified in Hunter Alignment.

          Nick Arlotta

          UPDATE: Our Resident Success Story!!




          Nick has now graduated from Rider University with a degree in business and went on to Snap-On training. He graduated from Snap-On training in October of 2016, and has purchased his own franchise in November of 2016. We are very proud to say he is now our Snap-On dealer, as well as the dealer for most of the shops in our surrounding area.

          PAST POSITION - Apprentice

          Attending Rider University majoring in Business. After graduating college he will be attending Snap-On institute of Automotive Tool and Equipment Technology, to hopefully own his own franchise. He will be providing service to our techs at Long Hill Auto with the tools and equipment to service cars and trucks that come into Long Hill Auto Service along with shops and dealers in the area.

          Vincent Arlotta

          Technician

          Currently attending Rider University and working part-time as a Technician at Long Hill Auto. Vincent plans on graduating Rider University with a major in business and a minor in Prelaw. Upon graduation he then plans on receiving Automotive training at Lincoln Technical Institute to some day work in some aspect of the Automotive Industry, either on the technical or legal end.


          Gabrielle Arlotta

          Bookkeeper

          Is currently attending Fairfield University pursuing a career in journalism, while working part time as the bookkeeper for Long Hill Auto Service. She was an apprentice at Long Hill Auto in her younger days as she knows the working environment because she did some light repair as an apprentice at that time.

          Warren Vetter

          Senior Property Manager

          Warren Vetter is the Senior property manager and helps out from school while he attends Seton Hall University. He places stock orders and does off site activities while away at school. He jumps right back in to his management position when he returns back home for any reason. His position is to help the technicians keep the shop clean and organized so the technicians can repair the vehicles more efficiently, and the shelves are well stocked. He is an important part of the Swiss watch mentality of the shop to keep things moving and organized.

          Klay Vetter

          Assistant Property Manager

          Klay Vetter is the Assistant Property Manager to his brother Warren . He is presently attending high school and planning on following in his brothers foot steps to someday go to college. His position with us is to help the technicians keep the shop clean, organized, and well stocked. This allows the technicians to systematically work on their cars as though they are in a pit stop with all the supplies and tools right at their fingertips! He also maintains the outside property and all the loaners cars of Long Hill Auto.