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Lot Assistant

Carhop Carnegie, PA

Job Description

Imagine walking a mile every time you need groceries, struggling to find a job near your home simply because you don t have a car, never knowing how to get your kids to and from school; these are the struggles our customers encounter on a daily basis.

With nearly 50 locations nationwide, and growing, CarHop has helped thousands of people with credit issues find a vehicle, improve their situation and turn their lives around. We re seeking a passionate, motivated person hungry to succeed, while helping others.

As a key member of our Reconditioning team, the Lot Assistant is responsible for preparing our inventory vehicles for sale at our retail branch. Key responsibilities include transporting vehicles to/from acquisition sites & repair vendors; basic mechanical inspections & diagnostics; light vehicle repair (i.e. batteries, bulbs, wipers, etc ); cleaning, vacuuming vehicles; and maintaining vehicle status in our computer-based inventory tracking system.

General Duties

  • Pre-delivery inspection of all vehicles (prior to moving onto the lot)
  • Identify/diagnose mechanical or electrical concerns on each vehicle that is moved into inventory
  • Complete simple repairs, such as replacing batteries/bulbs/topping fluid levels, when appropriate
  • Coordinate with preferred repair vendors in the local market to ensure more complex repairs are being completed in a timely & cost-effective manner
  • Transport vehicles to/from auction or repair shops as needed
  • Detail vehicles when necessary
  • Deliver parts to repair shops when needed
  • Maintain vehicles on the sales lot, as well as the shop space
  • Consistently document recon activities in our computerized inventory tracking system

What makes a career with CarHop different?

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Full health benefits (medical/dental/vision)
  • 401 (k) w/ company match
  • Paid time off and great work/life balance

o 2 days off per week

o Closed Sunday s

  • Opportunity for advancement- CarHop is a growing company!
  • A fun work environment filled with awesome people!
  • A rewarding job experience helping people and making their days!
  • We give you the tools you need to succeed with regular training and coaching.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Strong mechanical skills with previous mechanics experience is preferred, ability to complete light mechanical repairs as necessary (Batteries, lamp bulbs, belts, etc...).
  • Must be able to routinely lift and carry up to 20 lbs.
  • Strong verbal communication skills, problem-solving and independent work skills
  • Must successfully complete pre-employment criminal background and motor vehicle records inquiries, have a valid driver s license, and have a driving record that is acceptable to our insurance carrier

This could be the beginning of a rewarding career in automotive service! To be considered for this position, click "Apply Now!"

CarHop is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Details

Date Posted November 16, 2018
Date Closes December 16, 2018
Requisition 2583076111
Located In Carnegie, PA
SOC Category 00-0000.00