The mission of Diesel Powered Equipment Technology Program is to train individuals for employment as diesel service technicians and mechanics. Also known as bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists, the individuals repair and maintain the diesel engines that power transportation equipment such as heavy trucks, buses, and locomotives.
National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)
550 Alabama Ave.
Memphis, TN 38105
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul buses and trucks, or maintain and repair any type of diesel engines. Includes mechanics working primarily with automobile or marine diesel engines.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 5,430
Current job openings per year: 160