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It's More than Cool to Work on the Big Trucks

Autobots are Cool

Technology has made it possible for the movie-making industry to make just about anything come to life. If you're a trucking enthusiast as we are at Michigan Truck & Equipment (MTE), you know all about the tough Autobot, Optimus Prime. Now, that is cool. 

Big Rigs are Cooler

For the MTE team, it's the excitement of keeping big rigs rolling for our customers that drives us to keep up with the best and latest technology. Our service team is ASE certified, and we're proud to offer the best in maintenance and repairs. 

If you're thinking about a career as a heavy truck technician, start right here with interesting facts from the Truckers Report. It's a great reference to begin learning all about our big rigs. 

Working on Big Trucks is the Coolest 

If you're into big trucks, and you want to learn an invaluable trade, the coolest thing you can become is a heavy-truck technician. With the advancements in technology, semis could become so intelligent that you think you're talking to Optimus Prime. Just see what is already rolling out in the transportation industry.

At the United States Department of Labor, you will learn that "employment of diesel service technicians and mechanics is projected to grow 5 percent from 2018 to 2028, about as fast as the average of all occupations. Job prospects should be best for those who have completed postsecondary training in diesel engine repair."

There has never been a better time to become a heavy-truck technician. Here are two resources to help you learn more about becoming a diesel mechanic and how to do it.

Michigan Truck & Equipment: Where Past, Present and Future Trucks are Welcome

The entire team at Michigan Truck & Equipment is here with exceptional service in sales, parts, and services. Whether new or old, we have the  technicians, training, and equipment to do it all. Learn more about us and how we are your complete service provider.