Yard Attendent


Trade and Services

Advert ID



Red Wing

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD12/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Red Wing, MN - (USA) 2000 West Main Street Suite 345 MN Red Wing , MN - 55066 Phone : 651-385-2214



Job Description


The Yard Attendant is responsible for performing basic yard functions to ensure that all key information is recorded on incoming vehicles and assist with upkeep and maintenance of these vehicles throughout the sale process.

Key Responsibilities:

* Check in vehicles by recording and filing information on vehicles being assigned to the facility.

* Detail (thoroughly clean) vehicles to improve their appearance for purposes of enhancing their value at auction.

* Record vehicle information.

* Recover keys, license plates, and other information or objects from vehicles at the facility and store them in the appropriate locations at the branch.

* Assist visitors by providing appropriate guidance and/or directing them to the appropriate person for additional assistance.

* Wash cars, remove license plates and provide general cleaning services in order to maintain a clean and safe facility.

* Mark vehicles as needed.

* Monitor yard activity to ensure that visitors and other IAA employees comply with all company policies.

* Immediately report all violations of company policy to a supervisor or manager.

* Operate passenger vehicles in a safe manner for the purposes of moving the vehicles around the facility and/or participating in drive-through auctions.

* Receive training in forklift/loader operation.

* Assist with other yard functions as needed.

Job Specifications:

* Must be able to read/write at a high school level.

* Capable of interacting effectively and supportive with customers & towers.

* Capable of performing and/or assisting with light maintenance of vehicles.

* Must be able to lift and carry up to 75 lbs. and perform activities that involve stooping, bending, standing, and walking for reasonable periods of time.

* General mechanical knowledge of makes and models of vehicles required.

* Ability to learn how to operate a forklift preferred (may not be required in certain facilities).

* Valid driver's license and ability to operate passenger vehicles (may not be required in certain facilities).

Working Conditions:

* This position involves primarily outdoor work in all types of weather.

* Must remain alert to potential hazards associated with heavy equipment and other vehicles operated in their work area.