General Yard Worker in Greenville, SC at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position: General Yard worker


  • Remove all fluids, lubricants and components (i.e. converters) as required in a safe and efficient manner, finalize and prepare car for placement in the yard.

  • Ability to operate of be trained to operate a fork lift

  • Pull batteries to be tested for possible resale.

  • Bring various items such as batteries, wheels and tires to the retail area.

  • Assist the Loader Operator to stage cars or pull cards in properly in the customer yard.

  • Maintain the yard by placing any parts of other items that are in the ground into the cars or bins.

  • After vehicles are removed from the yard making sure there is no rubble or parts left on the ground.

  • Dismantle tires form rims, and stage tires and rims to the proper location

  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment. Ensure that all EPA and OSHA regulations are being met.

  • Must have flexibility to work variable schedules, including weekends

  • Assumes other duties as assigned.

We provide acompetitive salary and benefit package

Job Requirements


  • High School of G.E. D. preferred

  • Have some basic mechanical skills

  • Must be able to work outdoors subject to inclement weather (heat/cold) year round.

  • Ability to use basic tools

  • Experience in and industrial setting preferred

  • Able to stand for long periods of time, walk, push, pull, climb and be able to move/lift up to 50 pounds regularly, without assistance. 


    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