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Farm Equipment Mechanics

Repair and maintain large agricultural machinery.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Above the statewide median
$21.62 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Above statewide average
Growth rate:  3.7%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Vocational training is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Read work orders or descriptions of problems to determine repairs or modifications needed.
  • Lubricate equipment to allow proper functioning.
  • Repair defective engines or engine components.
  • Repair pipes to stop leaking.
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Job Title Examples:

Agricultural Technician
Harvester Mechanic
Tractor Mechanic

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