PBE Technical Rep-2819 in Syosset, NY at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 11/14/2019

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 (www.lkqcorp.com), 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!