Assistant Manager in Aurora, CO at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 10/14/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    11602 East 33rd Avenue
    Aurora, CO
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Basic Qualifications

Responsible for directing and managing all business operations

Coordinate all faces of yard activities.

Insure that all objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner.

Establishes, monitors and insures overall location performance.

Responsible for the timely maintenance of all location equipment.

Provide leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives.

Provides safety training and monitoring

Provides direction, development and leadership and disciplinary counseling

Education & Experience:

High School graduate. College coursework desired.

Minimum of 3 to 5 years' experience in the Automotive industry, basic knowledge of heavy equipment.

3 to 5 years of managerial experience

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Strong leadership and mentoring qualities

Hands on management

Excellent communication and problem solving skills

Strong organizational and decision making skills

Highly motivated with great customer communication skills

Multi-tasking ability, strong and clear decision maker, a goal oriented individual

Basic accounting skills, P&L, annual budgets

Basic computer skills (Windows, Explorer, Outlook)

Very strong commitment to safety and ethical behavior.

Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment:

Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time, lift items that weight in excess of 25 lbs., work in changing weather conditions.

Preferred Qualifications:

Decision Making Examples: Understanding the need to ascertain the best course of action to resolve a difficult or pressing problem

Company Overview:

LKQ Corporation (, an S&P and Fortune 500 (# 262) company, is a leading provider of alternative and specialty parts to repair and accessorize automobiles and other vehicles. LKQ has operations in North America, Europe and Taiwan. LKQ offers its customers a broad range of replacement systems, components, equipment and parts to repair and accessorize automobiles, trucks, and recreational and performance vehicles. Globally, LKQ has more than 1,700 operating locations and 52,000 employees. Come join our entrepreneurial, growth oriented culture, and be LKQ Proud!

Job Requirements

LKQ, a reputable and rapidly growing institution, serving all faces of the automotive industry from retail service yards, collision-repair businesses, mechanical service shops and vehicle dealerships throughout the United States and Canada is presently looking for a highly motivated, hands on individual to fill the role of Assistant Plant ManagerPosition in our Self Service location in Aurora CO

Assistant Plant Manager

Essential Job Duties:Responsibilities are to assist in the management of all the procedures that insure the efficient processing of all business operations with overall responsibilities for yard management, production, maintenance, quality, safety and revenue. Also assist in resolving active customer service or product problems and monitor customer purchase habits to detect and react to gains or lost business opportunities as quickly as possible