Yard Supervisor in Davie, FL at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    4500 Oakes Road
    Davie, FL
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Essential Job Duties:

1. Oversee yard operations personnel.

2. Responsible for making sure the site is accessible for the start of production.

3. Unload haulers and stage cars for inventory department to inventory.

4. Support dismantling by bringing un-processed cars to dismantle and place vehicle back in the yard.

5. Crush vehicles that have reached their useful life.

6. Support the cuts bay.

7. Empty the scrap bins.

8. Maintain Inventory locations and integrity of vehicles placed in the yard.

9. Loads scrap haulers with crushed cars that are ready for final disposal.

Supervisory Responsibilities: Oversee yard operations personnel.

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!

Job Requirements

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

Education & Experience:

High school education with automotive background and heavy equipment experience preferred.


Would need to gain an understanding on the equipment they are operating with safety and general maintenance in mind. They will also need to get an understanding of our project x inventory system to maintain the vehicle inventory in the yard.

Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment:

The interior of our loaders is environmentally controlled with a/c and heat. With this being said this is still a very dusty environment. You also need to be very flexible the position requires a lot of body twisting and motion in order to have a clear view of what it is that you are doing.

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous heavy equipment operating, some computer skills, general maintenance and understanding of mechanical equipment.