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Automotive Technology


Want to learn more?
For questions about these programs please call the Automotive Technology department to schedule an appointment with an advisor.

Arlene Dowell
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 541-956-7140

Automotive Career Opportunities

Automotive technicians may find employment in the following occupations:

  • Automotive Technician
  • Automotive Service Advisor
  • Fleet Mechanic
  • Service Tech Apprentice
  • Parts Professional
  • Auto Lube Technician

Regional employment in the automotive field also is expected to grow rapidly and the number of job openings to be higher than average. Statewide wages in 2021 were $54,000, while regional rates averaged $51,000.

RCC graduates have been hired by the following local companies:
  • Town and Country Chevrolet
  • Lithia Motors Auto Group
  • Jim Sigel Automotive
  • Butler Automotive
  • Roe Motors
  • Grants Pass (formerly Wheeler) Toyota
  • Mock Ford
  • Crater Lake Ford
  • And others

apply to RCC
Applied Science Pathway
Financial Aid eligible
CWE eligible

Want to learn more?
For questions about these programs please call the Automotive Technology department to schedule an appointment with an advisor.

Arlene Dowell
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 541-956-7140