Lead Warehouse in Alexandria, VA at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 8/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

PGW Auto Glass, a large automotive aftermarket distributor has an immediate opening for a Warehouse Lead.  PGW AG is part of LKQ Corporation, the largest provider of aftermarket collision replacement products, recycled OEM products and refurbished OEM collision replacement products.  LKQ is also a leading distributor of paint and body shop supplies.





Job Description





    • Under the direction of the Branch Manager, is responsible for filling orders and other general duties involving physical handling of product, materials, supplies and equipment




    • Customer service responsibilities including order-taking




    • Provides training, coaching and day-to-day direction to team members




    • Manually loads, unloads and stocks automotive glass parts 




    • Operates warehouse equipment including a fork lift to perform the shipping, receiving, restock, and hauling activities of the product




    • Assist with loading delivery vehicles




    • Assists with physical inventories and cycle counts




    • Maintain a clean, neat, and orderly work area




    • Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse; conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety




    • Perform other duties as assigned




    • Act as back-up support for the Branch Manager as needed




    • Work schedule include day shift Monday through Friday from 10am to 6:30pm


Job Requirements

Job Requirements


  • Previous experience as a Lead worker or Supervisor in a warehouse/distribution center or similar environment

  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision and direction

  • Must be detail-oriented, organized, and able to multi-task

  • Must comply with all safety procedures and requirements which include wearing personal protective equipment

  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds

  • Must be able to safety drive motorized industrial equipment

  • Possession of a certified forklift license a plus

  • Previous customer service experience is preferred

  • Ability to quickly learn and become proficient with the Company’s warehouse and delivery methods, techniques, and procedures

  • Must be able to work cooperatively and communicate effectively with both employees and customers; the successful candidate should display a positive, helpful demeanor, and a commitment to providing the best in customer service

  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent

  • Must be reliable/dependable

  • Must have an excellent driving record and valid driver’s license

  • Must consent to a background screen which includes a motor vehicle record check

  • Must be bilingual


Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment



•        Requires sitting, standing, walking, lifting, pushing, pulling, bending.  Requires sitting for periods of time while operating a fork truck. Also requires frequent bending, climbing, movement and lifting of up to 75 pounds during physical loading/unloading of trucks and when stocking products.



While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, and occasionally exposed to extreme cold and heat depending on climate.  Noise level is moderately loud.  Successful candidates should not have lifting restrictions, and cannot be afraid of heights.  Should be able to tolerate high and low temperature levels.



Competitive pay and a good benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life, and a matching 401K Plan is offered.  To learn more about the Company, please visit the following websites:  www.buypgwautoglass.com and lkqcorp.com.



An Equal Opportunity Employer


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