Current Openings: 

Lot Mechanic
Louisiana's 1st Choice Auto Auction is a dealers’ only car auction located in Hammond, La. We’re looking for 1-2 mechanics to assist in the processing of clients' vehicles in the remarketing process. Applicants would be working on a wide range of vehicle makes and models. Applicants should have a good attitude and self-motivated, organized, and be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Some of these processes may include:

  • Diag. of vehicles, no start no run
  • Diag. of vehicles, crank no start
  • Diag. of OBDII, CEL, ABS/SRS, Traction lights
  • Repair suggestions and estimations: batteries, belts, starters, alternators, fuel pumps, brakes, plugs, coils, radiators, condensers, compressor, blower motors, interior and exterior parts and accessories in timely manner.
  • Managing repair estimates, parts orders, as well as communicating effectively with managers during the repair process.
  • Assist in post-sale inspection of vehicles

- Additional skills: ASE certifications, NAAA structural Damage knowledge, NAAA arbitration guidelines, All-Data, Mitchell, A/C / Freon Permit

Perks include: Competitive wages, health/dental/vision/life insurance, savings clubs, 401k

If you’re interested in joining the 1st Choice team, send info and resume to [email protected]

"Outstanding Service Begins With Outstanding People"


Our Vision

Dedicated people improving the auction process through unsurpassed commitment to outstanding service and innovation in our industry.

Our Mission

We will provide a clean, ethical, fun, safe auction environment for our customers and employees.

Our Values

Integrity, Quality, Innovation, Accountability, Collaboration


Credibility is the key to our success; therefore, all of our processes, decisions and actions are ultimately driven by integrity. We are honest and direct in all of our dealings with our customers and with each other. We are responsible corporate citizens in the community we serve. We follow NAAA guidelines and all state and all federal regulations governing our business, not only as a legal obligation, but because it's the right thing to do.


The customer comes first in everything we do. We strive to provide every customer with services of uncompromising quality, We attempt to be error free, on time, everytime. We achieve that by dedicating ourselves to the unyielding pursuit of excellence in the services we offer.


We continually seek innovative ways to enhance customer services and provide value to our customers. We support the creativity and persistence that transforms data into useful knowledge. We seek continuous learning through the adaptation of existing knowledge with the full understanding that we learn from our failures as well as our successes. 


As a company and as individuals, we accept full responsibility for our performance and acknowledge our accountability for the eventual result of all that we do. We work towards continuous improvement, believing that competence, reliability, and rigorous adherence to process discipline are the keys to excellence.


We believe in teamwork and the unending possibilities of collaborative energy. We achieve excellence by putting collective goals ahead of personal interests. We support and encourage open communication and meaningful cooperation among colleagues from varying backgrounds and disciplines. We respect individual differences, and we value diversity.