Hansen Auction Group

Cambridge, MN, USA
Full Job Description

Position Summary: A yard manager provides day-to-day support to the auction yard and office management staff. As a yard manager, you will be interacting directly with customers and handle all the details required to complete each transaction. You are responsible for accepting, storing, and releasing auction inventory and must make detailed documentation of vehicles, equipment, and assorted personal property. A yard manager is also in charge of yard organization, as well as general facility maintenance. Other duties include tagging and arranging articles for sale, taking pictures and writing or typing descriptions of items to be put to our online auction page.

A yard manager must know how to operate skid steers, fork trucks and telehandlers or have the ability to learn in a short time how to safely operate said equipment.


  • Interact directly with customers
  • Operate fork trucks, skid steers and telehandlers
  • Help load and unload customer property
  • Write descriptions and take pictures of items to be placed on auction
  • General facility maintenance (mowing lawn, snow plowing, weed whipping, building and yard cleanup)
  • Equipment maintenance (oil and filter changes, greasing joints)
  • Keep the yard organized
  • Oversee catalog and make sure everything is accurate
  • All other duties as assigned

Requirements and Qualifications

  • High school diploma
  • 3-5 years of experience preferred
  • Work along or well with others
  • Work at a fast pace while being detail oriented
  • Ability to safely lift 50 lbs.

Work Condition

  • Able to work in all weather conditions

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Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $22.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Day shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Princeton, MN 55371: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)


  • Driver’s License (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

The Wisconsin Auctioneers Association actively advocates for the auction industry through grassroots lobbying and a WAA legislative fund. Member engagement and donations are key to the success of WAA advocacy efforts.

WAA President

Curt Kramer

Our Mission is to educate, promote and protect the auction industry of Wisconsin:

to encourage Auctioneers; to enhance skills, knowledge and professionalism;

to promote the auction method of marketing for sale of real and personal properties.

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It is the duty of every member to protect the public against fraud, misrepresentation or unethical practices in connection with the sale, disposition or liquidation of any real or personal property the auctioneer is called upon to dispose of at public auction.



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