LKQ Corporation Engineer Assistant in United States

Engineer Assistant

at Lkq Corporation

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Keystone is the world's leading distributor of aftermarket automotive parts and accessories, providing next-day delivery of 300,000+ SKUs from over 800 suppliers. Our customer base reaches across the US, Canada, as well as supplying customers in 40+ countries around the world. We operate 50+ locations in North America and are headquartered in Exeter, PA, which is nestled in the greater Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area. During our 40+ year history, we have grown from a single auto parts store to become the largest warehouse distributor in our industry. We are currently hiring an Engineer's Assistant for our Wilsonville, OR location. This opportunity comes with a competitive wage, excellent benefit package, room for growth and career enhancement opportunities within a Fortune 500 company.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Perform R&D functions (Inspections, testing, evaluations, etc.) on products such as generators, electric jacks and other new products.

  • Communicate and write professional evaluations on products or the tests thereof.

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications

Education & Experience: Gas, wire & stick welding. Automotive and small engine (gas & diesel). Electrical (12vdc & 120/240vac)

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Weld light and heavy steel using technologies listed above. Overhaul small engines and understand the principles of what makes engines work. Troubleshoot electrical and basic electronic equipment. Read and understand schematics. Use hand and machine tools in the development and making of prototypes, fixtures and test devices. Above average computer skills, and write detailed reports on work completed. Review product and determine how it works, what its weaknesses are, and then develop suggestions on how to improve. Review product and determine how it works, and develop test methods and equipment to verify improvements and determine length of product life.

Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment: On feet most of the day. Some heavy lifting (<=50lbs)

Preferred Qualifications: Automotive mechanical, Automotive and residential electrical, Welding, and Computer skills are all needed. No certifications required.

WhatWe Offer:

  • Competitive Wage

  • Excellent Benefit Package

  • 401k with generous company match

  • PTO


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