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PBE Technical Rep-2819 in Nashville, TN at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 5/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

As a part of our continued growth, we are looking for dedicated and passionate Paint and Body Technical Representative to join our team at LKQ! As a Paint and BodyTechnical Representative, you will be responsiblere for providing technical support at the customer level, primarily supporting the sales growth and customer retention efforts of our PB&E sales organization .

Essential Job Duties:

  • Ensure that proper use of Health, Safety and Equipment practices are adhered to during work hours.
  • Perform product demonstration and line trials to prospective and existing customers.
  • Perform in shop product training for new and existing accounts as required.
  • Resolution of product failures problems. Will identify the systemic cause and provide system or process solution to eliminate reoccurrence.
  • Support resolution of color issues with key accounts
  • Support sales and installation of new accounts.
  • Provide technical review of repair process focused on product related matters. Objective is to ensure the proper use of the products we sell and to enhance customer output.
  • Assumes other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications (Minimum Required Experience, Education, Knowledge/Skills/Abilities, Essential Physical Demands):

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: High School Graduate. Some college coursework desired. Minimum 3-5 years experience with automotive refinishing.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES: Must be able to work in cooperation with others. Must be attentive to detail and ensure accuracy in work assignments. Must be able to communicate effectively with others. Must have the flexibility to work variable schedules, including weekends. Must be familiar with the company's products; must have knowledge of paint, chemical aspects and refinishing.

MACHINES AND EQUIPMENT: Company vehicle, personal computer, fax and telephone.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: This position requires individuals to have the ability to work under conditions of frequent interruptions and be attentive to detail. WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, as well as to an office environment. Should be able to tolerate high and low temperature levels, and occasional inclement driving conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat. The noise level in some work environments is moderately loud.

Preferred Qualifications:

5 -10 years of automotive refinishing experience. Completion of paint manufactures training in waterborne paint application. Strong color matching abilities. I car certifications


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