The Electromechanical Technology Program can prepare you for a career in servicing, installing, and repairing the automated equipment used in manufacturing, food and ethanol processing, and mining. Automated manufacturing processes are increasing in speed and complexity. For you, this means exciting jobs with great pay!
This could be a good career area for you if you can work in a team environment but also can solve problems and function on your own. You'll need to find solutions rapidly while working on complex mechanical and electrical systems. Successful students have good mechanical aptitude and a curiosity about how things work.
In addition to classroom instruction, you will work on state-of-the-art equipment used in the field. The Electromechanical Technology Program can help you develop skills that apply in several career areas:
- Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)
- Other automated equipment
Graduates of this program work on equipment that makes everything from paper products to electronics to food products. If you're interested in gaining the foundation for a lifetime of opportunities in high-tech manufacturing, processing, and mining, this could be the program for you.