Automotive Specialty Technicians
Also called: Automotive Technician (Auto Technician), Technician, Mechanic, Air Conditioning Technician (A/C Technician)
In the Air Force: Special Vehicle Maintenance Journeyman, Fire Fighting Vehicles; Vehicle And Vehicular Equipment Maintenance Apprentice; Vehicle And Vehicular Equipment Maintenance Helper; Vehicle And Vehicular Equipment Maintenance Journeyman
In the Army: STRYKER Systems Maintainer; Wheeled Vehicle Repairer
In the Marine Corps: Automotive Maintenance Technician; Basic Motor Transport Marine; Crash/Fire/Rescue Vehicle Technician; Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle (EFV) Repairer/Technician; Fuel and Electrical Systems Mechanic; Light Armored Vehicle (LAV) Repairer/Technician
- Examine vehicles, compile estimates of repair costs, and secure customers' approval to perform repairs.
- Repair, overhaul, or adjust automobile brake systems.
- Troubleshoot fuel, ignition, and emissions control systems, using electronic testing equipment.
Engineering and Technology
Education and Training
Math and Science
Hand and Finger Use
Hearing and Speech
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Facilities management software
Data base reporting software
Project management software
New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.
You might like a career in one of these industries: