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Core Yard- Wheel Technician in Atlanta, GA at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 4/25/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Essential Job Duties:

1. Unload loads of cores coming into the location via 53' trailers or other transportation, giving an accurate count on each load.

2. Sort the cores into three criteria via various information given; cores for production, bumpers

With metal and bumpers without metal.

3. Remove all metal on bumpers that have been set aside from the sort, using the tools provided.

4. Identify the bumpers via part number or stamping number from the information provided by Keystone Automotive.

5. Loading and stacking, correctly of the cores deemed for Mexico production into 53' trailer staged at the location. Ensuring each trailer is loaded correctly and to maximum capacity.

6. Ensuring the proper paperwork is turned into the manager for each yard

7. Sweeping out of the trailers if necessary

8. Support and cross train in the operation of the Stationary Grinder when necessary.

9. Support when necessary the loading of the shredded material produced by the Stationary Grinder.

10. Initiate and support the continual improvement of Keystone Automotive Industries' quality improvement system.

11. Assume other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities: Occasional -

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. Must have good written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work well with others. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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

Job Requirements

 Basic Qualifications
Education & Experience:

* High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent preferred.


Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

* Must demonstrate good interpersonal skills.

* Must have good verbal and written communication skills and be able to interact with all levels of management and team members.

* Must be able to work in cooperation with others.

* Must be attentive to detail and ensure accuracy in work assignments.


Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment:

* This position requires individuals to be able to work in hot and cold weather and to lift, push and pull up to 60lbs.


Machines, Equipment, and Software:

* Ability to operate all equipment in the Production plants, computer, ADS/Prelude knowledge for PRD department processes and reports.

* More specifically, ability to pass certification of the fork lift program.