Automotive Technology

Automotive Technology Careers

Graduates are working in automotive dealerships, independent automotive shops, service stations, car manufacturers, and national automotive service centers.

Other areas graduates may find employment include:

  • auto service
  • electrical repair
  • auto service management
  • wheel alignment
  • auto repair shops
  • heating and air conditioning
  • rental repair
  • heavy engine repair
  • recreational vehicle repair
  • automatic transmissions
  • drivability engine performance
  • small engine repair


Starting Wages - $23,000 - $35,500 per year*

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development


C&S Car Company Waterloo, IA
ConAgra Foods Waterloo, IA
Dan Deery Motor Co. Cedar Falls, IA
John Deere Tractor Works Waterloo, IA
Waterloo Auto Parts Waterloo, IA

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 104
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Program Advisors

Brian Thomas
Butler Hall 109
319-296-2329 ext.1325
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William Koch
Butler Hall 109
319-296-2329 ext.1759
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Ray Beets
Butler Hall 104-A
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