City Garage 25th Anniversary Employee Spotlight – Jerry Barr

City Garage 25th Anniversary Employee Spotlight – Jerry Barr


This month for our Employee Spotlight, we are featuring City Garage technician Jerry Barr. Jerry has been a technician at City Garage for eighteen years. He currently works at our Fort Worth/Beach Street location.  Over the years, Jerry has worked at several of our locations and has always been regarded by his peers as an asset wherever he has worked. He might be a man of few words, but his hard work speaks for itself. Jerry is a top-rate skilled technician that is known for his love of his family and drag racing with his son. Jerry’s a winner in our book and we’re grateful to have him as part or our team!




Jerry Barr


Position with Company:  




Job Responsibilities:


Thoroughly inspect customers vehicles and fix them to the best of my ability.


How long have you worked at City Garage? 


18 years.


What’s the biggest change in the company you’ve experienced since you started working for City Garage? 


Being closed on Sundays.


How would you best describe your relationship with your coworkers at City Garage? 


Very Good.  Like an extended family.


Would you recommend City Garage employment to others?




What’s the part of your job you like the best? 


My Coworkers.


What’s the part of your job you like the least?


Non-air conditioned shops.


Do you have fun working for City Garage? 


Yes.  I enjoy the environment.


What do you like to do when you’re not at work? 


Going to the drag strip with my kids.


Are you a native or long-time Texan?


From the DFW area.


What is your favorite vehicle (one you’ve owned or dream car)?


1976 Pontiac TransAm


What local sports team do you root for most?


Dallas Cowboys.


What’s your favorite local place, hangout, restaurant, bar?


Texas Motor Speedway.


What’s a personal goal you’ve set for yourself this year?

To get healthier.