Auto Parts Puller - Yard in Philadelphia, PA at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 9/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/20/2018

Job Description

As a part of our continued growth we are looking for dedicated and passionate Yard Workers. As a Yard Worker you will be responsible for removing parts from cars in our yard. The Yard Worker will also be responsible for maintaining excellent customer service to internal and external customers always. We are seeking candidates who are extremely motivated and are excited about the opportunity to support all operational processes and procedures. If you like growth and working with happy, enthusiastic individuals, you'll enjoy a career with us!


Essential Job Duties:



  • Receives labels from supervisor for parts to be pulled.

  • Pulls, retrieves parts from vehicles in yard.

  • Inspects part and notify supervisor of any damage

  • Stage part for delivery driver

  • Operates a forklift or order selector to transport parts in and about warehouse.

  • Sorts and places parts and supplies on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence.

  • Responds to customer counter sales immediately by receiving order, pulling product and loading it into the customer vehicle.

  • Verifies in-stock position on product for inside sales staff.

  • Classifies all returns according to integrity and condition of parts, and prepares necessary forms for inventory adjustments.

  • Checks in defective parts and enters into computer system for return to vendor.

  • Signs off on all delete tickets, providing an explanation as to the reason.

  • Loads trucks according to the delivery schedule and performs a final check off of parts loaded

  • Puts wheel cores in staging area for return to remanufacturing facilities.

  • Maintains orderliness and housekeeping of assigned work areas.

  • Complies with established company policies and procedures.

  • Assumes other duties as assigned.


Self Service Essential Job Duties:



  1. Could operate a forklift or loader to assist to move cars from process to the yard

  2. Clean out debris from cars before they go into processing area

  3. Pull out batteries to be tested to be resold. Bring charged batteries to the retail area

  4. Work with Loader Operator to stage cars or pull cars in yard properly

  5. Walk the yard and place debris in the cars being removed from the yard

  6. Dismantle tires

  7. Maintain a safe and clean work environment

  8. Ensure all EPA and OSHA regulations are being met

  9. Wear all required PPE

  10. Complies with established company policies and procedures.

  11. Initiates and supports the continual improvement of LKQ's quality improvement system.

  12. Assumes other duties as assigned.



Company Overview:

LKQ Corporation (NYSE: LKQ), an S&P 500 and Fortune 500 company, is a leading global value-added distributor of vehicle repair parts and accessories. The Company is the leading North American provider of recycled automotive and aftermarket collision parts as well as specialty accessories for automobiles, trucks, recreational and performance vehicles.

LKQ Europe, with operations located in 15 countries, collectively is the largest distributor of automotive aftermarket mechanical repair parts and related products in Europe, holding leading market positions in the United Kingdom, Italy, The Netherlands, The Czech Republic and Slovakia. Globally, the Company has more than 1,100 operating locations and 40,000 employees.

LKQ has an entrepreneurial, growth orientated culture and since 2005 consolidated revenue has grown at a compound annual rate of 28%. Come join the family and be LKQ Proud!

We offer:

* Competitive Pay 401k Plan with generous employer match
* Insurance Plans for (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability)?
* Paid Holiday leave days and a Paid Time Off Program
* Tuition Reimbursement
* A top-notch leadership team with the experience needed to grow and develop your career