Diesel Mechanics are responsible for the maintenance and repair of diesel-powered vehicles. Their duties include running diagnostic tests on vehicles, test driving vehicles to gauge performance and maintaining detailed records...of the vehicles they have serviced
Compare to a teacher who only makes $40,000/yr in California
What Diesel Mechanics Love About Their Trade
New challenges every day.
Working with engines everyday.
Not client facing.
Not Customer Facing
Variety of Tools
Not Hard on Body
Are able to work up within their small teams.
Can easily transition into other mechanical fields.
One of the highest demand trades. Recession proof demand.
Cities With The Highest Paying Diesel Mechanic Jobs In California