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Detroit Diesel President and CEO, Daimler Trucks North America Martin Daum
Martin Daum
11 Ratings

    Big Company - Little Opportunity

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Engineering Mechanics in Redford, MI
    Current Employee - Engineering Mechanics in Redford, MI

    I have been working at Detroit Diesel as an intern (less than an year)


    Interesting work, lots of vacation time


    can't think of any. German management is irritating sometimes

    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

Detroit Diesel Interviews

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    Production Cost Controlling Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Detroit Diesel in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    The interview process was very well organized. They maintained good timings. There were some basic excel questions, some behavior based questions and a couple of technical questions. Overall it was a good interview.

    Interview Questions
    • nothing was like too difficult question, but for me explaining a failure project was not easy as there is nothing which really can be counted as a failure project in my experience.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

Detroit Diesel Awards & Accolades

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101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in Southeast Michigan, 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For, 2009
Northeast Ohio's Best Places to Work, North Coast 99, 2008
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Headquarters Detroit, MI
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 2000
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Caterpillar, Cummins, Navistar

Detroit Diesel Corporation (DDC) says keep on truckin' -- it will continue to make a full lineup of engines. DDC sells its heavy-duty, diesel engines and hybrid line to the commercial truck market. It offers 190 to 560 horsepower engines for vocational and on-highway customers. The Series 60, a heavy-duty diesel engine with electronic controls, is its #1 seller. DDC has built more than 5 million engines since 1938; more than 1 million power trucks worldwide. DDC also remanufactures two- and four-cycle engines. It services its engines through a network of some 800 outlets... More

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