05 Jan How to Become an Auto Mechanic – Tips and Tricks from one of Naperville’s best exotic car techs
Whether you are fresh out of high school shop class or are graduated a technical institute, the question of how do I become a mechanic still stands. The journey doesn’t stop when your schooling does. Recently we were approached by a local school that is preparing for their career fair day. Usually, we send OJ in for the day, and he can tell the story of FMU and answer questions from students. Due to complications with COVID-19, the school decided to do the career fair via video interviews instead. The bright side of this is that we can also share this information with more people via our YouTube Channel
So you want to become a mechanic? Where do you start? How long does it take? Should I attend classes or just try and gain work experience? What are useful tips when trying to rise to the top at the dealership? Hear about all these and more from OJ Lopez, one of Naperville’s most experienced exotic and supercar technicians.
There are a handful of different paths you can take to become a mechanic. OJ goes over what he did, what he would recommend doing, and also what he would advise against.
Hyperlink to Video: https://youtu.be/fDY2X57haZE