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Tow Truck Operator

Cox Automotive | Ocoee FL 34761 USA | Part Time | Posted: 12/10/2019

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This position is responsible for providing general mechanical and automotive services on Auction property, as well as over-the-road and on-site towing service to disabled customer vehicles in compliance with Auction safety rules and regulations.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Operates a tow truck to provide tow service to customer vehicles on the MAA parking lot and in different locations as needed.
  • Properly affixes tow truck to vehicle needing tow, assuring that the vehicle will not be damaged or cause any danger to others in the towing process. Releases vehicle from the tow truck and assures that vehicle is left in a safe, immobile manner.
  • In a safe and courteous manner, hauls vehicles to directed areas.
  • Completes the information on every towed vehicle including the place where the vehicle was found and removed.
  • Completes towing service slip when required.
  • Write condition reports on customer vehicles that are picked up at another location and transported to the Auction.
  • Assists employees and customers with towing and jump-starting vehicle battery, as requested via phone or in person.
  • As appropriate, assist in unlocking customer vehicles, re-keying and disarming security systems.  Aid vehicles broken down in transit.
  • Tows vehicles requiring towing service through the lanes on sale days as needed.
  • Removes customer and employee vehicles parked incorrectly or in unsafe manner to customer lot as requested.
  • Performs routine maintenance on tow truck (i.e., oil changes, lubes, filter changes).
  • Operate truck in compliance with safety regulations.
  • May assist lot operations when not operating tow truck.
  • Visibly demonstrate safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures and modeling the behaviors related to such.  Actively participate in support of all safety activities aligned with Safety Excellence.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.
  • May be required to work overtime as business needs dictate.

Qualifications:

  •  High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  •      1 – 3 years of experience driving a service/tow truck or rollback truck required.
  •      Valid driver’s license and safe driving record required.
  •      Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time.
  •      Ability to walk long distances.
  •       Regularly required to stand, walk, reach, talk and hear.
  •      Frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, squat and climb.
  •     Ability to lift 1-30 pounds.
  •     Vision abilities required include close, distance and color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

Frequent exposure to outdoor weather conditions. Moderate noise level. Occasional exposure to moving mechanical parts and electrical shock hazards.



About Cox Automotive

Cox Automotive Inc. makes buying, selling and owning cars easier for everyone, while also enabling mobility services. The global company’s 34,000-plus team members and family of brands, including Autotrader®, Clutch Technologies, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, VinSolutions®, vAuto® and Xtime®, are passionate about helping millions of car shoppers, tens of thousands of auto dealer clients across five continents and many others throughout the automotive industry thrive for generations to come. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises Inc., a privately-owned, Atlanta-based company with revenues exceeding $20 billion. www.coxautoinc.com

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:  Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services.   Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

 

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Location Ocoee, FL, 34761, United States
Categories Logistics/Transportation

Location Maptop

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