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:
Detail Specialist | Full-Time
This position assists in the detailing of customers vehicles. Successful candidates must be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license, a good driving record, be hard working with a history of excellent work attendance, responsible and have the ability to stand for long periods of time.
Check-In Clerk | Full-Time
The primary function of this position is to accurately and quickly check vehicles into the auction inventory system using a mobile device. Check-in personnel are also responsible for operating the gate and ensuring that any vehicle exiting through the gate is properly checked out. This job will require you to stand for extended periods of time in an outdoor setting and be comfortable getting in and out of vehicles many times throughout the day. Hourly rate will be determined by experience and qualifications.
CR Writer | Full-Time
This position is to provide accurate and timely reporting of vehicle condition prior to a vehicle being offered for sale. This is done by reporting on the vehicle’s make, model and trim as well as interior options and functions. You will also inspect the vehicle for damage both interior and exterior, then upload this information using our specialized software. To be successful in this position there is no prior mechanical training required, but knowledge and interest in cars are preferable. This job will require you to stand for extended periods of time and be comfortable getting in and out of vehicles many times throughout the day. Hourly rate will be determined by experience and qualifications.
DAA Seattle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION & INSTRUCTIONS
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 Seattle – part of the McConkey Auction Group – is an exception.
We take pride in our independent, family-owned business. Our regional 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, the McConkey Auction Group’s solid tradition of treating customers with the highest levels of respect and consideration has served us well. Today, it continues to differentiate us in the auction industry – making us more competitive and adding value to our employees and customers
DAA Seattle: 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.
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.
The McConkey Auction Group’s 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 the McConkey Auction Group the most dynamic auto auctions in the northwestern United States and Canada.
DAA Seattle offers a competitive benefits package to provide a sense of safety and security to employees and their families.
Our comprehensive package includes medical, dental and life insurance with the employee’s premium paid by DAA. Regular full-time employees (working 30 hours a week or more) are eligible to participate.
401(k) Retirement Plan
All employees age 18 years and older are eligible to participate after one year and 1,000 hours of employment. Employees are allowed to contribute from 1 to 100% gross salary. DAA will match dollar for dollar up to 4%.
Employee Assistance Program
Employees and their families have 24-hour access to the professional assistance they need, whether it is for work or home. This includes legal counsel, psychiatric, and elder care referral.
Daycare & Medical Reimbursement Accounts (Flexible Spending Accounts)
DAA’s dependent care and medical reimbursement accounts are used to reduce taxable wages while paying for daycare, elder care or to pay for qualifying medical expenses not covered by health insurance.
DAA employees enjoy six paid holidays per year in addition to paid vacation days based on length of service. Vacation hours begin to accrue on day one of employment.
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.