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CURRENT OPENINGS

DAA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package for full-time employees that includes paid vacation, holidays, employer-paid medical/dental benefits and a 401(k) plan with a company match.

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

FULL-TIME POSITIONS

National Sales Manager | Full-Time
The National Sales Manager’s primary responsibility is to oversee the development and maintenance of relationships with national commercial accounts and larger dealer group customers resulting in new and expanded consignment and opportunities for the auction group. This includes calling on accounts such as OEMs, banks, auto lenders, rental companies, and fleet companies. The National Sales Manager is also responsible for developing and executing effective sales strategies that benefit the McConkey Auction Group and its customers through in-house promotions, attendance at industry events, and strategic sponsorships. Successful candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field or an equivalent combination of experience and education, 10+ years of relationship-focused sales experience in the automotive or auction industry and demonstrated strong interpersonal, communication, organizational, and problem-solving skills. Travel is required.

Accounting Specialist | Full-Time
The purpose of this position is to provide support to the Accounting Department by accurately and efficiently completing duties as assigned, and to provide administrative support to the Vice President of Finance in an efficient, confidential manner. The Accounting Specialist is responsible for accurately daily posting of all bank deposits and issuing consignor checks utilizing QuickBooks, reconciling assigned balance sheet accounts at the end of each accounting month and other accounting duties as assigned when the individual responsible for such duties is absent. Successful candidates will have 2-3 years of administrative experience, proficiency in QuickBooks, the ability to multi-task, strong interpersonal skills and excellent problem-solving skills. Demonstrated organizational and customer service skills are required. A valid driver’s license is required and a three-year driving abstract will be required for this position.

Vehicle Processing Specialist | Full-Time
Our Vehicle Processing Specialists are responsible for providing outstanding customer service to internal and external customers, properly checking vehicles in and out of the auction, the accurate and timely recording of vehicles, efficiently and safely moving of vehicles as well as providing building and lot security. Successful candidates will possess basic PC skills, the ability to multi-task, strong interpersonal skills and excellent problem-solving skills. A valid driver’s license is required and a three-year driving abstract will be required for this position.

Detail Specialist | Full-Time | DAY SHIFT
We have openings for responsible, hardworking individuals, for the position of Detail Specialist. Successful candidates must be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license, a good driving record, a history of excellent work attendance, and the ability to stand for long periods of time. Must be able to work as part of a team in an assembly line environment. A three-year driving abstract will be required for this position.

Entry Level Mechanic | Full-Time
This position is responsible for performing basic services on a variety of makes and models under the supervision of the Assistant Manager. On the job training will be provided and more complex jobs will be issued as training progresses. This position will also perform safety inspections completely and accurately according to established safety inspection checklist. Successful candidates must have a history of excellent work attendance, a demonstrated attention to detail and a minimum of 6 months experience working in a lube or tire shop is preferred. Mechanical aptitude and your own tools are required, along with valid driver’s license and a clean three-year driving abstract.

Auto Body Repair Tech | Full-Time
This position is responsible for the repair of assigned vehicles including inspecting damaged vehicles, reviewing estimates, developing a repair plan for each vehicle, and completing all necessary repairs. A minimum of 2 years’ experience with demonstrated quality workmanship is required. Also, you must provide your own tools. Other duties may be assigned or requested to ensure a high level of productivity at all times. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license. A three-year driving abstract will be required for this position.

Chip Repair Technician | Full-Time | WEST PLAINS LOCATION
This position is responsible for completing all aspects of auto finish correction, and/or restoration of damaged existing auto paint and all necessary preparation of vehicles in order to paint, sand, mask, buff, etc. Successful candidates must be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license, a good driving record, a history of excellent work attendance and a demonstrated attention to detail. 1 – 2 years’ experience in an auto body shop or at a chip repair company is preferred. For the right candidate, most training for this position could be obtained “on the job” over the course of two to six months.

PART-TIME POSITIONS

Vehicle Processing Specialist | Part-Time
Our Vehicle Processing Specialists are responsible for providing outstanding customer service to internal and external customers, properly checking vehicles in and out of the auction, the accurate and timely recording of vehicles, efficiently and safely moving of vehicles as well as providing building and lot security. Successful candidates will possess basic PC skills, the ability to multi-task, strong interpersonal skills and excellent problem-solving skills. A valid driver’s license is required and a three-year driving abstract will be required for this position. The shifts for this position will be Saturdays from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM & Sundays from 6:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Sale Day Drivers | Sale Day Only | Multiple Positions Available
This position is responsible for safely operating vehicles in support of Sale Day events. This includes driving assigned vehicles through the auction lanes as well as moving and parking vehicles on auction property. Although the driving distance isn’t long, the hazards of driving in close proximity to people and other vehicles requires focus and the ability to follow safety rules. A valid driver’s license and a three-year driving abstract will be required for this position. The schedule is every Thursday, and one Wednesday per month.

DAA Northwest is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION & INSTRUCTIONS

Complete this Employment Application, save it to your computer, and submit along with a resume (if available) via fax to 509-244-7005 or email jobs@daanw.com.

A driving abstract will be run for all DAA potential candidates. Additionally, a background check may be required for certain positions.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

WORKING AT DAA NORTHWEST

Each year, millions of vehicles are traded through the nation’s 300+ wholesale auto auctions. Large, corporate chains own the majority of the auctions. As a locally owned independent business, DAA Northwest is an exception.

We take pride in our independent, family-owned business. Our local ownership and unique management style provide many benefits to our employees, our customers and the community we serve.

Our approach to serving customers stems from a commitment to build long-term relationships while providing a superior level of service. We are dedicated to building and maintaining the trust and loyalty of our customers. Over the years, our solid tradition of treating customers with the highest levels of respect and consideration has served us well. Today, it continues to differentiate DAA in the auction industry – making us more competitive and adding value to our employees and customers.

Mission Statement
DAA Northwest: We provide superior vehicle remarketing services and establish long-term relationships; our success allows us to serve the greater community through our ethical, socially conscious and financially strong company.

Values
– Integrity
– Excellence
– Professionalism
– Fun

DAA Northwest Careers
We provide a secure, challenging and inclusive work environment that attracts and retains top-quality employees. Our organizational culture is values-based; we recognize that employees spend a significant amount of their lives at work and we are committed to providing a positive, family-friendly work environment.

At DAA, Equal Employment Opportunity is not only the law, it is a guiding principle of our operations. We demonstrate our commitment to fair and equitable treatment for everyone – customers and employees alike – every day.

Our history reveals an ongoing commitment to making the community we live in a better place to live, learn and work. We actively support our community through local sponsorships, charitable donations and financial support of programs that offer individuals opportunities to develop new work skills.

Our employee’s competence, commitment, and attitude towards their work and customers are the primary keys to our success; they make DAA Northwest the most dynamic auto auction in the northwestern United States and Canada.

Employee Benefits
DAA offers a top-tier, comprehensive benefit plan that includes:

Health Benefits
– Medical insurance
– Dental insurance
– Long term disability
– Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
– Life insurance
– Fitness club discounts and incentives

Personal Benefits
– Paid time off (vacation)
– 6 paid holidays per year
– Sick leave

Professional Benefits
– Competitive pay
– Flexible spending account (medical and dependent care)
– 401(k) program and match

Regular full-time employees (working 30 hours a week or more) are eligible to participate.

Join the DAA Team
If you are interested in a dynamic, customer-focused organization that offers challenge and opportunity for growth in a fun, hardworking environment, we are interested in you! DAA Human Resources only accepts applications and resumes for specific posted positions.