Automotive technicians continue to be in demand in an occupation that provides portable skills which cannot be outsourced overseas.
More than 16 percent of service technicians are self-employed, more than twice the proportion for all installation, maintenance and repair occupations. There is usually steady work, even through downturns in the economy.
Automotive technicians work for:
employers in Brookhaven College's Dealership-Sponsored Technician program have to say about program graduates.