The TECH program by Mercedes-Benz is all about automotive technology and training to become a skilled repair technician inside our manufacturing facility in Vance, Alabama.


  • Up to 100%for Tuition and Fees Assistance
  • Paid work hours! Starting at $18/hour while attending college with an increase at the beginning of the 4th semester
  • Unlimited work hours available in between semesters
  • TECH Program Team Wear
  • Opportunity to gain automotive repair experience throughout the program

Community college partners:

  • Shelton State Community College in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
  • Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Alabama
  • Bevill State Community College in Sumiton, Alabama
  • Lawson State Community College in Bessemer, Alabama

    School & Work

    • As a student in the TECH program, you will attend classes at the community college of your choice and receive on the job training at Mercedes during each semester of the program.
    • Classes are held Monday – Wednesday
    • Assigned work days at Mercedes are Thursday and Friday, as well as all planned Saturday production days.

    Have questions?

    Brandy Snipes, SHRM-CP    |   Technical Program Management Specialist  |  Organizational Development & Training
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