With a projection of growth in upcoming years and a median pay of up to $42,320 per year, Chattahoochee Technical College’s Diesel Equipment Technology is perfect for those interested in technology with analytical skills toward service and repair.
Through the Diesel Equipment Technology program, you can gain hands-on experience with diesel engines, diesel electronic systems, and preventive vehicle maintenance to help you land a career with a variety of potential employers
Students need to be adept at using complex tools and computers and be prepared to work in varying conditions learning about diesel engines, preventative maintenance, and diesel electrical and electronic systems.
In as little as two years, graduates of the program are prepared to find positions in the public and private sector. Working environments are often indoor repair shops, though onsite roadside repairs may be part of the job for some technicians. Employers may include trucking companies, heavy equipment manufacturers, maintenance facilities, or construction companies. In some cases, technicians are also able to remain self-employed as contractors for different organizations.
If Diesel Equipment Technology sounds like a good fit for your interests and career goals, learn more here or by calling 678-384-4958.ee