About Us

This program begins the journey for high school students to be involved in the rewarding career as a diesel technician. Paid intern programs, on the job training and extended education with Salt Lake Community College to build a career to maintain and service the diesel industry. This program is piloted by government, educational leaders from Jordan and Canyon School Districts and Salt Lake Community College.


Cummins Rocky Mountain

As one of the largest North American Distributors, Cummins Rocky Mountain is the exclusive distributor of Cummins Engine and Cummins Power Generation products for the Rocky Mountain, Intermountain and Southwest region. Our service locations cover 9 states including Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Nevada, Texas, Utah and Wyoming. We have 14 full service locations that accommodate both engine and power generation service and support needs.

Komatsu Equipment

Komatsu Equipment Company is the exclusive distributor of Komatsu off-road equipment in Utah, Nevada and Wyoming.  We service all makes and models of equipment, supporting many industries that rely on heavy equipment including highway, infrastructure, residential, industrial, utility, energy and mining.  Our rebuild facilities, well-trained technicians, field service capabilities and multi-million dollar part inventory keeps our customers equipment up and running.

Kenworth Sales Company

Kenworth Sales Company sells premium products and superior service to the truck industry in the Intermountain west. Founded in 1945 we have over 70 years experience in the truck industry. We have 21 locations in 7 states that include Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.


Utah Transit Authority (UTA)

Helping riders make more than 46.5 million trips in 2015, the Utah Transit Authority provides public transportation services along the Wasatch Front.  UTAprovides services in seven counties including: Box Elder, Davis, Salt Lake, Tooele, Utah and Weber counties with limited service in Summit County.  Each weekday, UTA diesel mechanics make a difference by ensuring that 488 buses are able to transport passengers on more than 109 bus routes.  UTA also operates a 45.2-mile light rail system and an 89-mile diesel-electric commuter rail line.

C.R. England

C.R. England is one of the largest temperature-controlled carriers in the nation dedicated to providing a comprehensive range of transportation solutions to meet the requirements of a rapidly evolving customer base. As a family-owned, customer and employee focused corporation since 1920, we are driven to maintain our leadership role through time-tested services, technology and processes. Our entrepreneurial culture and values enable us to expand reliable services while keeping our commitments to public safety, social responsibility and financial stability.

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Geneva Rock Products

Geneva Rock Products is the preferred supplier of ready-mix concrete, sand and gravel, asphalt, and construction services along the Wasatch front. The company’s reputation for friendly on-time service and quality products at the best value, has made it Utah’s largest supplier of ready-mix concrete. Geneva Rock is a proud member of the Clyde Companies family of businesses, which employs 3,500+ professionals and maintains a vehicle and construction equipment fleet that exceeds 9,000 units.


Jordan School District

Jordan School District is a large school district in the southwest side of Salt Lake County. It encompasses the cities of West Jordan, Copperton, South Jordan, Riverton, Bluffdale and Herriman. Jordan School District educates approximately 52,000 students within 34 elementary schools, 10 middle schools, 6 high schools, and 5 special program schools including 2 technical schools and 3 special education schools.

For questions about the Diesel Tech Pathways Program in Jordan School District, contact the Jordan Academy for Technology and Careers at 801-256-5900 or on the website at www.jatc-wj.org


Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake Community College teaches students the general concepts of diesel systems technology.  Technicians in this field repair and maintain diesel equipment such as:

  • diesel trucks
  • construction equipment
  • mining equipment such as:  bulldozers, cranes and earth movers

Students will be trained to handle many kinds of repairs from rewiring electrical systems to major engine overhaul.  Training is provided on a variety of special tools and equipment such as:

  • power and machine tools
  • welding and flame-cutting equipment
  • jacks and hoists
  • computerized testing equipment
  • diagnostic equipment

Students learn though hands-on training using the most current and up-to-date engines and vehicles components as possible. This program is designed to promote leadership, communication, social and employability skills.


Canyons School District

Canyons School District is a Salt Lake County school district in Utah, United States, which serves the communities of Alta, Cottonwood Heights, Draper, Midvale and Sandy. Residents of those communities voted to create the district in 2007, making Canyons District the first school district to be formed in the state in almost a century. Canyons has approximately 33,000 students in 44 schools. There are 29 elementary schools, eight middle schools, five high schools, and four special programs schools, including one technical school, a special education school and a high school for adults in prison. The district covers 192 square miles and employs 6,000 people.