Loader Operator (1131 / 2511) in Livingston, LA at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 2/7/2018

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About LKQCorporation

LKQ Corporationis the largest nationwide provider of aftermarket collision replacementproducts, recycled OEM products and refurbished OEM collision replacementproducts such as wheels, bumper covers and lights. Additionally, we are aleading distributor of paint and body shop supplies.  We serve tens of thousands ofcollision-repair businesses, mechanical service shops and vehicle dealershipsthroughout the United States and Canada. LKQ also has operations in the United Kingdom, the Benelux, France,Mexico and Central America.

At LKQ, werealize that our people are our most valuable asset. They are what set us apartfrom our competition. We are in a business that requires a high level ofpersonal customer service and our customers’ perception of the entire companyis created by their interaction with our sales and service employees. Oursuccess and reputation have been built over the years by our valued employees.LKQ Team Members are the best in the business. As our company grows, we striveto continue to hire the best people.

We are currently looking for a Loader Operator to join our establishedand growing company at our location in Livingston, Louisiana.  The schedule for this full time position is M – F, DAY SHIFT, with possibility for overtime.

JobSummary: Move vehicles through all phases of the operation. Starting fromdelivery to the crushing and hauling of scrapped vehicles.

 EssentialJob Duties:

1. Unloadhaulers and stage cars for inventory department to inventory.

2. Supportdismantling by bringing un-processed cars to dismantle and place vehicle backin the yard.

3. Crushvehicles that have reached their useful life.

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

5. Loadsscrap haulers with crushed cars that are ready for final disposal.

 Toperform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachessential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below arerepresentative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonableaccommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to performthe essential functions.

Job Requirements

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


Education& Experience: High school education with automotive background and heavyequipment experience.


Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:Would need to gain an understanding on the equipment they areoperating with safety and general maintenance in mind. They will also need toget an understanding of our project x inventory system to maintain thevehicle inventory in the yard.


EssentialPhysical Demands/Work Environment: The interior of our loaders isenvironmentally controlled with a/c and heat. With this being said this isstill a very dusty environment. You also need to be very flexible theposition requires a lot of body twisting and motion in order to have a clearview of what it is that you are doing.


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


DecisionMaking Examples:

Person wouldneed the ability to organize their day to provide the necessary support forall areas of the operation. Exp. Scheduling, inventory decisions, safety andfitness of the equipment that they are operating.

Benefit Options

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

  • Disability Insurance

  • 401(k) with employer match

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Time Off

  • Employee Discounts

LKQ is anEqual Opportunity Employer and offers a drug free work environment. Employmentwith LKQ is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal backgroundcheck* and may be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employmentdrug screening.

No contact fromrecruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract.


Interested in becoming a part of ourestablished and growing company?

(No phone calls,please)

Please submit resumesfor consideration to:

Ronald Spurlock at raspurlock@lkqcorp.com


Attn: RonaldSpurlock, LKQ Corporation, 16925 Black Mud Road, Livingston LA 70754


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