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Outdoor Power Equipment and Small Engine Mechanics

Job Information

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul small engines used to power lawn mowers, chain saws, recreational sporting equipment and related equipment.


  • Job prospects should be excellent for people who complete formal training programs.
  • Average job growth is expected.
  • Use of motorcycles, motorboats, and outdoor power equipment is seasonal in many areas, so mechanics may service other types of equipment or work reduced hours in the winter.


Personality I'm hands on
Salary $30,200/yr ($15.10/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education High School diploma