Automotive Engineering Essay

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Automotive/ mechanical engineering Automotive engineering/mechanical engineering is basically designing, creating, and repairing machines. To design some of these machines I would be using computer soft wares. I might have to meet with other mangers and engineers to discuss the expectations for the new machines. I’ll have to answer the client’s questions about the machinery. I would also test and repair machines when necessary. The reason why I chose this career is because the requirements for this career match my interests and abilities. I like math and science, I have good communicating skills and I can work very well in a group. I like being able to fix and solve things. All these interests I have are required in this field of work. Mechanical engineering is a good career for me because I have always been interested in the way things work mechanically. Could you imagine a long time ago it was impossible to travel unless you were walking, traveling by boat or traveling by animals? But, now u can travel through multiple ways. U can travel through planes, cars, trains, bicycles, and etc. Can you imagine how many complicated mechanics are involved in these inventions? All this really intrigues me and I want to learn more about this and have a professional career involved in this field of work. This career’s salary mainly depends on education, training, and experience. Most mechanical engineers earn from 50,000 to 60,000 a year. And as you get more experience and training your salary can be high as 100,000 to 130,000 a year. With several years of experience your average salary could be from 60,000 to 95,000 a year. Those who have a higher education earn more. Most engineers have benefits like: health insurance, paid sick days, vacation time and pension plans. The employment rate in 2008 was 8,232 and in 2018 it will, most likely increase by 1.5%. in the future
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