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Automotive Technician

  1. 1. Automotive Technician<br />Keep America Moving<br />By Gerardo Peraza<br />
  2. 2. Job Description <br />Auto Technicians repair cars<br />They complete safety inspections<br />They perform maintenance services<br />
  3. 3. Job Description<br />They also repair light trucks<br />Technicians specialize on different types of engines, like gas, hybrids, or ethanol<br /> Technicians know how to use car tools and equipment<br />
  4. 4. Tools<br />Drills<br />Cutting tools<br />Spray guns<br />Impact Drills<br />Air compressors<br />
  5. 5. Equipment<br />Alignment machines<br />Pressers<br />Auto lifts<br />Brake Lathe machines<br />
  6. 6. Education<br />The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification <br /> Computer training<br />Community college degree<br />
  7. 7. Quote<br />You only get out of life what you put in it. <br />(Ethel Merman)<br />
  8. 8. Salary<br />Skilled AT earn twice as much as semi skilled workers <br />Source: WMDA Pre-Automotive Academy<br />
  9. 9. Growth Potential and Career Outlook<br />The outlook for AT is stable <br />The growth potential in the industry is expected to increase by 10% a year between 2008 and 2018<br />
  10. 10. Additional Training<br />Experience working on motor vehicles in the Armed Forces <br />Working on motor vehicles as a hobby<br />Training in mathematics and understanding technical manuals<br />
  11. 11. Related Careers<br />Mechanical engineering<br />Small engine mechanic<br />Auto body or collision repair<br />Diesel service technician or mechanic<br />Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service mechanic<br />
  12. 12. Automotive Technician Video<br />

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