General Maintenance Technician in Grand Prairie, TX at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 5/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Keeps equipment of office building and warehouse in clean, orderly and in working condition by performing the following duties:


  • Performs minor and major repair of the building and equipment

  • Performs preventive maintenance procedures on equipment on a scheduled basis

  • Installs electrical wiring and equipment

  • Assists with the renovation/remodeling of the building

  • Maintains and repairs equipment used throughout the warehouse daily

  • Performs preventative maintenance on various machinery around the warehouse

  • Performs mechanic maintenance on various forklifts

  • Transports small equipment or tools between departments

  • Responsible for acquiring parts needed for the various on site departments, on request

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications (Minimum Required Experience, Education, Knowledge/Skills/Abilities, Essential Physical Demands): MUST BE AVAILABLE TO WORK LONG HOURS WHEN NEEDED!!, must display a great attitude toward the daily duties, minimal welding experience, minimal electrical experience, minimal knowledge of a pneumatic system (forklifts), general maintenance experience.



Education & Experience:



Minimal experience in: welding, electrical work, pneumatic system and the use of various hand tools




Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:



Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written and oral instructions.  Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations




Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment:



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.




Preferred Qualifications:



Experience in general maintenance
LKQ is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a drug free work environment. Employment with LKQ is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check* and may be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening.
*The existence of criminal conviction(s) does not constitute an automatic bar to employment.



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