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Hydraulic Service Mechanic


The Hydraulic Service Mechanic Program teaches a student how to repair, maintain, adjust hydraulic units such as hoists, rams, jacks, lifting units and pumps. The Hydraulic Service Mechanic Program usually takes 5 years to complete.

However, the program entails only work-based training. This allows students with good job prospects the ability to complete the course in a much shorter duration, as the course is based on number of hours logged at the workplace.

Careers

Elevator Installers and Repairers
Wage: $73,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 8.8%
Self Employed: 0.0%
Unemployment Rate: 2.0%
Employed Part Time: 0.4%

Education Requirements:
Long-term on-the-job training
Industrial Machinery Mechanics and Millwrights
Wage: $47,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 9.0%
Self Employed: 2.5%
Unemployment Rate: 2.9%
Employed Part Time: 1.7%

Education Requirements:
Long-term on-the-job training
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service Technicians and Mechanics
Wage: $47,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 12.3%
Self Employed: 5.0%
Unemployment Rate: 3.0%
Employed Part Time: 2.3%

Education Requirements:
Long-term on-the-job training
Diesel Service Technicians and Mechanics
Wage: $43,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 11.5%
Self Employed: 5.8%
Unemployment Rate: 3.1%
Employed Part Time: 2.8%

Education Requirements:
Postsecondary vocational award
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
Wage: $39,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 14.3%
Self Employed: 16.8%
Unemployment Rate: 4.3%
Employed Part Time: 5.6%

Education Requirements:
Postsecondary vocational award
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians
Wage: $36,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 18.2%
Self Employed: 3.5%
Unemployment Rate: 8.3%
Employed Part Time: 14.6%

Education Requirements:
Long-term on-the-job training