Wheel Repair Production Technician in Huntington, IN at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 11/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Essential Job Duties:

1. Evaluate incoming cores for repairability through visual inspection and gaging for straightness.

2. Write applicable repair codes on the OD.

3. Prioritize work load to maintain pace with the Receiving Department.

4. Adjust straightness of wheels with various hammers, presses and the application of heat as required.

5. Ensure proper repair codes are on the wheel.

6. Maintain required logs for all repaired wheels.

7. Understands requirements and standards of the welding process.

8. Weld gouges, scrapes and cracks on the face and flange areas of damaged aluminum alloy wheels.

9. Able to operate mille and understands the requirement for grinding, milling and sanding wheels. 10. Inspect wheels for defects and verify all wheels are stamped before leaving the department.

11. Responsible for productivity and quality control for assigned production process.

12. Maintains orderliness and housekeeping of assigned work areas.

13. Complies with established company policies and procedures.

14. Assumes other duties as assigned.

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