Yard Worker in Fort Myers, FL at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Summary: Performs work outdoors in the yard removing parts from cars.  Must have own tools.

Essential Job Duties:
1. Receives labels from supervisor for parts to be pulled.
2. Pulls, retrieves parts from vehicles in yard.
3. Inspects part and notify supervisor of any damage
4. Stage part for delivery driver
5. Operates a forklift or order selector to transport parts in and about warehouse.
6. Sorts and places parts and supplies on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence.
7. Responds to customer counter sales immediately by receiving order, pulling product and loading it into the customer vehicle.
8. Verifies in-stock position on product for inside sales staff.
9. Classifies all returns according to integrity and condition of parts, and prepares necessary forms for inventory adjustments.
10. Checks in defective parts and enters into computer system for return to vendor.
11. Signs off on all delete tickets, providing an explanation as to the reason.
12. Loads trucks according to the delivery schedule and performs a final check off of parts loaded
13. Puts wheel cores in staging area for return to remanufacturing facilities.
14. Maintains orderliness and housekeeping of assigned work areas.
15. Complies with established company policies and procedures.
16. Initiates and supports the continual improvement of LKQ’s quality improvement system.
17. Assumes other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications (Minimum Required Experience, Education, Knowledge/Skills/Abilities, Essential Physical Demands):
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: High School graduate or G.E.D. equivalent desired. Up to six months of warehouse related experience, supplemented by on-the-job training, to learn duties, nature of work performed, procedures, work methods, to become familiar with the company's products, locations, machines and equipment, operating methods, and to attain proficiency requirements and to fully assume responsibilities of the job. Forklift certification beneficial.
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES: General knowledge and ability to perform relatively simple work using basic arithmetic. Must be able to recognize bin numbered locations. Must be familiar with the company's products and warehouse methods, techniques and procedures. Must be able to work in cooperation with others. Must be attentive to detail and ensure accuracy in work assignments. Must be able to communicate effectively with others. Must have the flexibility to work variable schedules, including weekends. Should possess special skills in the operation of a forklift in negotiating the lift in close quarters.
MACHINES AND EQUIPMENT: Forklift, order selector, pallet jack, pull cart, ladder, Computer terminal, Microsoft Access Software, and telephone.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: This position requires individuals to constantly be on their feet except when operating machinery. Should not have any lifting restrictions and must not be afraid of heights. They must be able to stand for long periods, sit, walk, push, pull, bend, climb and be able to move/lift up to 75 pounds regularly. They must be able to climb ladders, stairs and withstand heights of more than 15 feet.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. This position is works out doors in all weather conditions with no coverage. Should be able to tolerate high and low temperature levels. The employee is exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is moderately loud.

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.


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