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LKQ Corporation Warehouse Production Technician- Wheel Manufacturing Associate in Huntington, Indiana

Warehouse Production Technician- Wheel Manufacturing AssociateinHuntington, INatLKQ Corporation

Date Posted:9/2/2020

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1750 Riverfork Drive

Huntington, IN

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Job Description

As a part of our growth LKQ is looking for a dedicated Production Tech -- Line Loader (Smelter). The Production Tech will be responsible for removing and sorting various parts from wheels that will be used in production. The Production Tech will also be required to assist and/or operate the controls to ensure maximum equipment output. This position requires attention to detail in order to identify aluminum for steel, magnesium, clad and chrome wheels. This role would require compliance with established company policies and procedures.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Remove and sort, wheel weights, valve stems, inserts, center caps, and any other material from wheels that will be used in production.

  • Assist and/or operate the controls to ensure equipment is kept full to maximize equipment output.

  • Identify aluminum from steel, magnesium, clad, and chrome wheels.

  • Evaluate aluminum ingot and properly stack and package final product.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Company Overview:

LKQ Corporation (, an S&P and Fortune 500 (# 262) company, is a leading provider of alternative and specialty parts to repair and accessorize automobiles and other vehicles. LKQ has operations in North America, Europe and Taiwan. LKQ offers its customers a broad range of replacement systems, components, equipment and parts to repair and accessorize automobiles, trucks, and recreational and performance vehicles. Globally, LKQ has more than 1,700 operating locations and 52,000 employees. Come join our entrepreneurial, growth oriented culture, and be LKQ Proud!

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

Education & Experience:None required however High school diploma or GED preferred

Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment:Must be able to lift and carry 20 pounds on a repetitive basis, up to 60 pounds occasional, in a dirty environment while standing and constant grasping, pushing, and pulling. On occasions may require working above ground level. Hearing protection, eye protection, and steel toe shoes are required. Depending on outdoor temperatures, summer months can be very warm and require frequent hydration.

Team Member: You have been assigned to the job title shown above. The duties shown are the generally accepted duties at LKQ Corporation for this role. Your duties may vary depending on your specific department /location, and your supervisor will discuss these variances with you. By your signature below, you acknowledge that you have discussed this role with your supervisor and understand your assigned duties.