Zone Administrator at Cox Automotive in Atlanta, Georgia

Posted in Other 5 days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Primary Location: 5295 Buffington Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA Division: Cox Automotive Job Level: Individual Contributor Travel: No Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job Requisition Number: 207181 This position is responsible for the organization and distribution of vehicles within their zone. This role makes the decisions for staging vehicles and also makes decisions for the timing of the van crews to pick up. This position is also responsible labelling all cars in preparation for crew leader movements. Safe management of move areas on the auction property and the coordination of crews between each area in compliance with safety and driving rules. The Zone Owner is required to demonstrate courtesy and defensive driving principles within their zone area. Job Responsibilities: Organize and maintain the placement of vehicles within the designated zone or move area to the defined standard established by lot operations leadership On a daily basis utilize information from the Supervisor and Lot Ops dashboards to make move decisions to stage their assigned zone area. Responsible for continuous improvement efforts relating to safety and efficient movement of vehicles in and out of their assigned zone area Move vehicles and stage them in a safe arrangement to their proper work destinations to eliminate multiple drop off points and less than full loads. Confirm that all vehicles can operate safely, and engage service and tow teams when inoperable vehicles are found Label vehicles with sale and routing labels to maintain accurate movements and eliminate the need for crew leaders to print and label staged units before transport Communicate with crew leaders and managers regarding the status of inventory levels within the defined move area and make the decision of what is priority. Set an example in behavior by championing Cox/Manheim values and ensuring that all employees are treated with respect Implement all company policies and procedures related to employee and customer conduct Be a visible representation of Manheim s safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures, and modeling the behaviors related to these directives. Perform other duties as assigned by management May be required to work overtime as business needs dictate. Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. 6 months auction or driving experience preferred. Valid driver s license and safe driving record required. Ability to drive vehicles with standard and automatic transmission. Basic mechanical knowledge of identifying (i.e., flat tires, low gas, jump starting vehicles.) Knowledge of lot operations/lot layout preferred. Knowledge of LDM preferred. Required to stand, walk, reach, talk and hear, vision abilities required to include close, distance and color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time. Ability to lift 1-15 pounds. Work Environment: Constant exposure to outdoor weather conditions. Moderate noise level. Who We Are Who We Are About Cox Automotive There s nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like, Manheim and vAuto. About Cox We are the Cox family of businesses. We ve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions Cox Communications and Cox Automotive are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. We re also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. We re looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope you ll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at 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. 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