As a part of our growth LKQ is looking for a dedicated and passionate Quality Control Tech with knowledge of replacement parts for a Quality Control Tech. The Quality Control Tech must have some experience in car repair and parts. The Quality Control Tech cleans, inspects, and prepares LKQ product for shipment and delivery to our customers. If you enjoy working hard, are able to lift and carry heavy objects, and working with happy, enthusiastic individuals, you'll enjoy a career with us!
Essential Job Duties:
Clean parts - buffing small parts, power washing drive train, cleaning panels with soap and water.
Inspect parts - matching description and quality to how it was inventoried.
Communicate with sales reps - using email and/or phone to describe any discrepancies in quality or inventory of the part.
Prepare for shipment - protect all small parts with bubble wrap and place in a cardboard box, wrap bumpers with protective cover, place doors in racks divided by foam pads.
Load trucks - prepare racks with panels and small parts to be loaded on trucks.
Other duties as assigned.
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!
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
A top-notch leadership team with the experience needed to grow and develop your career Job Requirements
Education & Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Previous experience in car repair and parts helpful
Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment: Occasional to regular exposure to extreme weather conditions, loud noise, and debris. Must be able to lift and carry up to 70 lbs or more frequently
Knowledge of and ability to identify whether bumper cores are repairable or not.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, as well as an office environment. The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is moderately loud. Should not have any lifting restrictions and must not be afraid of heights. Should be able to tolerate high and low temperature levels and occasional inclement driving conditions. The work schedule is typically Monday through Friday but on occasion may include weekends.