Heavy Equipment Mechanic Schools New Jersey & New York are Top 10 states in the nation for heavy equipment pay rates*

Looking for heavy equipment mechanic schools in New Jersey? Lincoln Tech’s heavy equipment bays and classrooms are outfitted with much of the same industry-specific gear you’ll find in today’s repair and maintenance facilities. Our experienced instructors show you hands-on techniques in heavy equipment training classes at our South Plainfield campus in New Jersey.

Heavy equipment includes bulldozers, backhoes, diggers, plows, and a lot more. These are the machines and big rigs that power industries like construction, mining and agriculture: hands-on fields that need technicians with hands-on skills to keep things running smoothly. We’ll help you develop the skills you need to launch a successful career in equipment dealerships, service centers, parts facilities and more.

New Jersey and New York are both among the nation’s top 10 states for average hourly pay rates in the heavy equipment and truck maintenance field. There should also be plenty of opportunities in the years to come: combined, these states along with Pennsylvania project double-digit job growth in the industry. That amounts to more than 10,000 job openings in the next 10 years*.

At Lincoln Tech’s heavy equipment maintenance technical schools, students receive instruction in:

  • Construction and operation of diesel and gas engines
  • Heavy duty drive trains
  • Electrical and A/C systems
  • Truck steering and suspension systems
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Welding fundamentals
  • Heavy equipment powertrains and hydraulics
  • Service shop procedures and more!

Build skills for a career with heavy-duty growth and earning potential: check out Lincoln Tech’s heavy equipment maintenance technical school in South Plainfield today.

* Career growth projections can be found at careeronestop.org for the years 2016-2026. Ranks reflect comparisons among 48 continental U.S. states. Salary information is based on median salary information collected for the year 2017. Data is current as of September 30, 2018.

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended Lincoln programs can be found at:

Campuses that currently offer training in this program area are listed below, as well as links to exact program informational fact sheets:

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