site has immediate openings for enthusiastic and energetic
Part-time hourly Yard Workers
, who'd like to join the excitement of our auction business. This position would be ideal for someone with a flexible schedule and lots of free time. If you are looking for casual part time work that is steady this might be the right position for you.
This is a part-time position and applicants should be available to join the crew for our
4 - 5 annual auctions
. Time commitment for this role will consist of
4 to 6 weeks of work
, before during and after sale, and approximately one month off before the next set of scheduled hours. This position would be ideal for students, retirees', veterans or others with part-time work and flexible schedules. No prior auction experience is required.
The Next Sale in Orlando is on August 15th.
What We Offer
- Hourly wage + paid overtime.
- An opportunity to work in a fun, fast-paced environment.
- Meals catered at our auction sites at auction time.
The Yard Worker helps the Yard Manager to organize the Orlando yard for our auction. In this role you’ll:
To get a better idea of what our auctions are like, you can check out some auction videos on YouTube right here
- Operate all types of heavy equipment and trucks.
- Play a key role in organizing equipment in the yard for the auction.
- Assist customers to load their equipment purchases, and answer customer questions related to the yard.
Here's what you bring
- Prior experience operating and knowledge of all types of heavy equipment and trucks, or have worked in a construction type of environment.
- Ability to operate a large 36,000 lb forklift would be an asset.
- A proven track record of working safely and contributing to a safe workplace.
- The ability to work independently – you have a take-charge attitude.
- High degree of attention to detail! Organized and able to juggle many tasks effectively.
- Excellent communication skills - must be able to relate to customers and team members really well. Fluency in a second language an asset but not required.
Office/Auction Site Location
Temporary Part Time
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers began as a family business in Kelowna, Canada. Three brothers -- Dave, Ken and John -- conducted their first...