Join the Workforce

High-paying, meaningful jobs at car and truck dealerships exist in every community in America. The NADA Foundation is committed to providing you with the information you need to jump-start your automotive career.

The average service technician at a new-car or truck dealership makes $61,049 per year plus benefits, while senior level technicians and service department managers can make much more. Local dealerships provide careers with opportunities for advancement into management positions without a four-year college degree.

Scholarships and training opportunities are available nationwide for prospective technicians looking to start a career at a new-car or commercial-truck dealership.

Browse the map below for training programs in your state, view career paths available, or search for a scholarship nearby to see what your future could contain.

Training Facilities by State

Click a state for more information.

Perspectives

A strong workforce is the backbone of our nation’s economy. Read stories from automotive and diesel technicians on the ground who help drive progress for the automotive industry.

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The Next Level

NADA Foundation is committed to investing in our communities. That’s why we’re providing access to training and scholarships, to help dealership employees build a bright future.

Your Future awaits

News & Updates

Bidding on a High-Paced Career: The Service Technicians at ADESA

August 20, 2019 Sheryll Poe, NADA Contributor

The Benefits of Automotive Technician Careers

January 25, 2019 Jonathan Collegio, NADA Senior Vice President of Public Affairs