Diesel Mechanic Helper

Assist Diesel Mechanic in overhauling and maintaining diesel motors.
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Salary Range
$17,000 – $40,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Diesel Mechanic Helpers do?

Assists DIESEL MECHANIC in overhauling and maintaining diesel motors used to operate trucks, generators, and other equipment: Disassembles motor and cleans parts. Obtains parts from stock and hands tools to mechanic. Assists in reassembly, and cleans tools and working area. Performs other duties as described under HELPER Master Title.

Should I be a Diesel Mechanic Helper?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Ready for a Challenge: You jump into new projects with initiative and drive.

  • Also known as: Airplane-Mechanic Helper, Car Mechanic Helper, Diesel-Powerplant-Mechanic Helper, Furnace Mechanic Helper See More

    How to become a Diesel Mechanic Helper

    Most Diesel Mechanic Helpers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9paaaa&chl=no+college+%2879%25%29|certificate+%2820%25%29|associate%27s+%281%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,79,79
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