Different Types of Mechanic Careers

Different Types of Mechanic Careers

There are a variety of mechanic careers under the umbrella heading of mechanic that go beyond the automobile. The term “mechanic” can describe anyone who works in the installation, maintenance, and repair of any type of mechanical device, from cars to ships to...
What an Aircraft Mechanic Does

What an Aircraft Mechanic Does

Q: What does an aircraft mechanic do? A: When planes or helicopters are in need of maintenance or repair, it’s an aircraft mechanic that gets the craft up and running smoothly. Your typical daily activities will look a little something like: Running diagnostics to...
What a Diesel Mechanic Does

What a Diesel Mechanic Does

What can a diesel mechanic do? As a diesel mechanic, you work hard, and you get dirty; but, that’s all in a day’s work. The bigger the vehicle you’re working on, the better. Buses, trucks, and basically any other type of automobile that runs on diesel fuel are your...
ASE Mechanic Certification Practice Tests

ASE Mechanic Certification Practice Tests

I’m building a set of ASE certification practice tests directly from the ASE study guides. “There are more than 40 ASE certification tests, covering almost every imaginable aspect of the automotive repair and service industry.” So far I’ve...
What a Motorcycle Mechanic Does

What a Motorcycle Mechanic Does

Q: What does a motorcycle mechanic do? A: Motorcycle mechanics are technically classified as a small engines mechanics, but they specialize in motorcycles. Mopeds, motorcycles, dirt bikes, and ATVs are mostly what come into your shop. Motorcycle mechanics may work for...