Paint Shop Helper Prepper - Entry Level

Paint Shop Helper Prepper – Entry Level

Paint Shop Helper Prepper – Entry Level

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Job Description

Mechanical - Full-time


Truck & Trailer Specialties, Inc. is hiring a Prep Technician at our Dutton paint shop. Municipal and commercial vehicles are our specialty.

 We place high value on integrity, work ethic, team player attitude, and innovation.  

This full time position is a supportive role to our vehicle paint shop for both new and repaired trucks, work trailers, and vans: taping, sanding, grinding touch ups with the goal to advance to painting. Previous experience a plus but we will train the right person. Must be able to demonstrate reliability and good work ethic.

Great Benefits!

Two bonuses per year!

100% Paid Health Insurance for you and your family!

You must be able to pass a drug screen.


Our benefits include:

· Fully paid, low deductible, platinum health insurance plan for yourself and eligible family

· Dental, Vision, Life, Disability insurances

· 3% of your income to your 401(k) account, regardless of employee contribution level

· Two bonuses per year, up to 5% of your annual earnings each time

· Paid time off after 90 days, six paid holidays per year

· Tool purchase assistance available



Better Benefits For Your Life

Ø Build a truck and build your future – room for advancement

Ø Entry level positions with on-the-job training, no experience needed

Ø No night shifts. Ever. Be home for dinner every night!

Ø Paid time off and holidays

Ø Bonuses twice a year

Ø Platinum, Low-Deductible Health Insurance that is 100% paid by the company, for you and your family – you keep what you earn!

Ø Fully vested 401K retirement plan with 3% company contribution

Ø Uniforms and annual tool allowance

We Are A Growing Family-Owned Business

At Truck & Trailer Specialties, we build customized plow trucks for municipal and commercial customers. It is physical, satisfying work and we take pride in seeing the trucks we built at work on the streets and highways of Michigan counties, cities, and neighborhoods.

Bring your skills, experience, and strength to Truck & Trailer – join us on the great work we do here. Your impact will be felt on every Michigan road.

Our Core Values

· Integrity with a strong moral compass

· Exceptional work ethic with grit

· Team player attitude

· Innovation





Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform disassembly and reassembly of damaged/repaired vehicles
  • Prepare and sand body areas to be painted; cover bumpers, windows, and trim
  • Use power sanders and grinders
  • Maintain clean work area

Must possess or be willing to purchase necessary tools.

For your safety, keep in mind:

· Heavy lifting is required – 50 pounds or more would not be unusual

· Twisting, bending, reaching, stretching are required

· Long periods of standing

· Approximately 48-50 per week – day shifts

· Shop noise, dust, moving mechanical parts, vehicles

· Exposure to hot and cold temperatures


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