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Yard Manager

Company: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
Location: Houston
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description - Yard Manager (230000BK) Job Description Description A growing global company. Endless career and development opportunities. When you join Ritchie Bros., you'll be part of a diverse, global team that's focused on delivering great customer experiences. Our culture is centered around people and guided by our core values of Integrity, Unity and Vision. Learn more about our culture and commitment to diversity and inclusion at -Candidate Portal . If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and are passionate about making a difference, we invite you to join our growing team. Whether you're out in the field or back at your office, you'll be helping us achieve our vision of becoming the trusted global marketplace for insights, services and transaction solutions for commercial assets. We're looking for a Yard Manager. The work location for this position is - Houston, Texas and is considered a fully on-site -role. - The Opportunity: Our Yard Managers ensure that the main auction site and off-site locations run smoothly and safely. In this role, you'll: Hire -and supervise -competent and experienced operators and stickmen Coordinates site preparation, auction ramp, and loading ramp Oversee yard layout and equipment lineup Ensure -adherence to environmental regulations of the sale location Plan -the refurbishing schedule and budget; controls purchase orders and cost sheets Liaise -with subcontractors Ensure -equipment is in sale-ready condition Coordinate security, including check-in, coding, and layout Arrange directional, parking, and yard signs Ensure -proper attachment removal Ensure equipment has fuel, oil, and anti-freeze Be responsible for sale site sound system Organize yard supplies per the checklist Perform -other various duties as required from time to time Actively support the RB Unreserved Commitment to Safety: to send everyone home, every day, the way they came to work, by taking personal responsibility for your safety and the safety of your team, co-workers, and customers. Here's what you bring: Previous experience managing or supervising multi-disciplinary teams Experience with industrial and/or agricultural equipment, trucks, and trailers Previous cost management experience, a background in business fundamentals, and financial knowledge are preferred. Excellent organizational and time management skills Proven experience providing excellent customer service to customers and colleagues Strong computer skills, including the ability to learn new programs Top-notch written and verbal communication skills (on this job, your most valuable tools will be the 2-way radio, a cell phone, and a desk phone) Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment You like to work hard but still have fun on the job This job will require you to: Do some travel, approx. 10% Maintain a valid driver's license and a clean driving abstract, and a passport (or passport eligibility) Work indoors and outdoors year-round, and climb on and off large equipment and trucks on and off. Because we are an event-driven company, we need you to be able to work regular overtime, including weekend hours, at 4-5 onsite auction sales. You can expect to work extra hours for two weeks before each sale, during each sale, and for one week after each sale. What We Offer: Our success is built on the drive and dedication of our people. As we grow around the globe, there will be many opportunities to advance your career - we've proven this throughout our 55+ years in business. And we'll take care of you along the way. Here's how: Base salary + performance bonus 401(K) -with company match Ongoing training, professional development, and tuition reimbursement. Ritchie Bros. has grown from a small-town auctioneer to a global asset management and disposition company. Through -our family of companies , we help our customers buy and sell a wide range of used and unused equipment for construction, mining, transportation, agriculture, oil & gas, lifting & material handling, forestry & other industries. Ritchie Bros. is an equal opportunity employer and ensures nondiscrimination in all activities in accordance with all applicable laws. This position is open to all qualified applicants legally entitled to work in the country where this job is located. Talent Acquisition makes candidate selection. Only electronic applications can be accepted. No agency calls, please.

Keywords: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Houston , Yard Manager, Executive , Houston, Texas

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