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Yard Coring Specialist in Pocatello, ID at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 5/16/2019

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Job Description

As a part of our continued growth, LKQ is seeking a talented Core Yard Technician to join our team! In this role, you will be responsible for the core sorting procedures. You will work with intercompany locations for shipping and receiving of all cores into the mega yard and preparing the cores for grinding and sending to Mexico or into locations inventory. If you are looking to grow your career with a great company with great people, you will enjoy a career with us!

Essential Job Duties:

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

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

  • With metal and bumpers without metal.

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

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

  • 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.

  • Ensuring the proper paperwork is turned into the manager for each yard

  • Sweeping out of the trailers if necessary

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

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

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

  • Assume 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

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Education & Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Previous experience in car repair and parts - helpful

  • Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment: Occasional to regular exposure to extreme weather conditions, loud noise, and debris. Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs or more frequently

  • Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of and ability to identify whether bumper cores are repairable or not.

  • Decision Making Examples: Determine whether bumpers should be scrapped or sent for repair

LKQ offers competitive pay and a very generous Benefits package that includes:

401k Plan with generous employer match, Insurance Plans for (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability), Paid Time-Off, Paid Holiday and Tuition Reimbursement Program, and MORE!

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.


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