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Diesel Mechanic

Diesel Mechanic

Job Description


This position requires a highly self motivated individual with the ability to think ahead and work with minimal supervision and takes pride in maintaining the highest standards of quality. Must demonstrate mechanical aptitude, have good character and the ability to communicate both written and orally with fellow employees. A qualified applicant must be available to work on a rotating schedule and be able to travel between Detroit & Pontiac locations.



Hours per Week:
Full Time – 40 hours



Pay rate is determined by experience - $10 minimum.



Must be able to travel between Detroit & Pontiac to cover fleet of 40+ vehicles.




  • Health, Life, Dental, Hearing & Vision available after 90 days.
  • Christmas Bonus
  • Paid holidays and vacations.
  • Pension & 403B plans.


About Us:

The Salvation Army SEMI ARC was founded in 1895 with just 4 wagons that were pulled through the community accepting donations to raise funds to help those less fortunate. In 2010 SEMI ARC grew to a fleet of over 40 donation trucks that service 25 Family Thrift Stores and the very generous community. The funds generated at our Family Thrift Stores completely fund the SEMI ARC which houses 300 gentlemen, providing assistance at no charge. The SEMI ARC has started plans on a Women’s Facility as well.

Job Requirements


  • Minimum of 2 years diesel experience
  • D.O.T. knowledge.
  • Pass Substance Screening.
  • Be able to lift 50+ lbs.
  • Be able to work evenings and weekends.
  • Electrical & Wiring experience.
  • Hydraulic experience.
  • Pass onsite mechanical test.
  • Chauffer’s License or better.
  • D.O.T. Medical card.

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $11.00 /Hour
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Automotive, Installation - Maint - Repair, Warehouse
Education High School
Experience At least 2 year(s)
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Not for Profit - Charitable, Automotive - Motor Vehicles - Parts
Required Travel Negligible
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Diesel Mechanic

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