Automotive Mechanics By: Andrew Oakes
Math Classes • Uses basic mathematics courses • Ex. Mechanics need to be able to calculate gear ratios
Educational Requirements • High school graduate • Associates Degree • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification (need at least two years of experience first)
$alary • Average salary= $37,000 a year • Range from $28,000 to $70,000 • About $15.00 an hour
Where do you have to be? • You can live anywhere in the world as long as there are driving cars
Responsibilities • Have to work quickly and efficiently • Have to communicate with coworkers and customers • Needs to know how all systems work
Works Cited “Automotive Mechanic." Transportation (Career Center Information, Volume 12). 9th Edition ed. New York, New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2007. 93-95. Print. “Automotive Service Technician (Occupation Profile).” Coin Career Library. http://coin3.com (May 27, 2010) services, becoming skilled in multiple auto repair. "Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics ." U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. N.p., n.d. Web. 27 May 2010. <http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos181.htm>.