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Employment Opportunities at Kennedy Automotive Services


You heard right! Kennedy Automotive Inc. in Wilmington, NC, is NOW HIRING! Looking for a shop that supports growth and long-term career goals in the automotive industry? We are a company that values its employees by providing on-the-job training for ample career growth opportunities in an environment that is positive, supportive, that we all enjoy working at! Continue reading to learn about our shop and owner, as well as what we’re looking for in new team members as well as what we will provide you!

Facts About the Owner

Keith and Vicki Kennedy opened the doors to Kennedy Automotive back in 2003. Keith has 44 years of automotive industry experience in which he developed specialty skills in problem-solving, drivability, and electrical repairs. You can ask him along with all the other knowledgeable team members anything! Keith is a firm believer in ensuring his technicians are as knowledgeable as possible, which is why he is always leading and teaching his team. Parallel to his team members, Keith is also ASE Master Technician certified and believes that his team must stay at the forefront of auto technology.

Why Work With Us?

Working at Kennedy Automotive Inc. means no dealership drama. We provide a fun and relaxed work environment! We believe that being a part of our team is more than just a job. It is a career choice that will pay off well for you and your family in the long run. Here at Kennedy Automotive, we value family, so we only work five days a week and dedicate our weekends to them. Not only does your family outside of the shop hold value, but so does your family within the shop. The culture inside of Kennedy Automotive is close-knit. We work together to succeed, and our success is measured by our twenty-year reputation of honesty and integrity with the customers and each other. We want our team members to work in a facility that has the necessary tools for them to perform at high level with minimal diversions which is why we offer a clean facility with optimal technology.

What We Need

Kennedy Automotive Inc. is looking for a Light-duty Diesel Technician with excellent communication skills and customer service. The Diesel Technician must be able to effectively communicate with colleagues and customers, delivering expert advice and knowledge on how to care for and maintain vehicles properly. The Diesel Technician must also work well in a team-oriented environment and have a keen eye for detail. All our technicians must have excellent problem-solving skills and perform at elevated levels!

Position: Light-duty Diesel Technician

Hours: Full-Time (30-40 hours/week)

Pay Scale: $24-$40 per hour (depending on experience)

Shop Hours: Monday-Friday | 8am-5pm


  • Medical Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • On-the-Job Training
  • 401(K)
  • Individual + Team Bonuses
  • Weekends Off
  • Paid Holidays

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five years of Diesel Technician experience
  • Owns tools to perform position responsibilities

Ready to apply? Apply here directly or email your resume to for any inquiries!

Contact Form

Use this form to contact us or call us at (910) 799-4441

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