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Automotive Parts Specialist - Full Time

Company: gpc
Location: Meriden
Posted on: January 28, 2023

Job Description:

We are so much more than a Parts Store and we are looking for even more great talent to join our NAPA family As a NAPA Automotive Parts Specialist, you are looked at as the 'face of the retail store' and the go to person as soon as our customers enter our retail stores for all of their automotive needs. You don't need to be able to tear and motor down and rebuild it (however, if you can, that's awesome) - but we do need you to have a background and knowledge of automotive parts. A NAPA Automotive Parts Specialist is a great opportunity whether you are looking to spend your career with us as a Parts Specialist, want to work full/part-time or you just want to get your foot in the door with us to explore other careers at some point - We welcome youStarting rate: $15.24/hour with increases every 3 months for the first 15 monthsWhat you will be doing: Provide auto parts answers and solutions for our retail and wholesale customers in person at the counter/over the phoneUse your parts knowledge to assist other NAPA team members answer questions for customersProviding outstanding customer care and interactions with everyone who comes into our NAPA StoreBring customer focus and high energy to our fast-paced stores Welcome retail customers into our retail stores and engage to provide a positive consumer experienceUse technology (computer), cash register, telephone, and paper catalog systemThis is the right opportunity for you if you: Genuinely enjoy helping our retail and wholesale customers with their auto parts and service questionsHave gained your parts experience by working the automotive industry or havegained your experience tinkering with/repairing cars & trucks through the yearYou are willing to learn all things automotive if you don't have the background in automotive parts.Want to join a team where you can learn and grow your career - the opportunities are endlessWhat you'll need: Valid Driver's License Previous experience in a parts store or automotive industry or at least a willingness to learn all things auto parts.High School Diploma or GED. Technical or Trade school courses or degree. Excellent verbal and written communication skillsLove fast paced retail environmentsGreat listening skills and empathy for customersAnd if you have this, even better (not a deal breaker if you don't):Background and/or passion for automotive industry, heavy equipment, farm industry, diesel, marine, or dealership.Experience in a parts store, auction, retail store, auto body/collisionKnowledge of cataloging AND/OR inventory management systems, a plusEntirely customer-centric (external/internal)ASE CertificationsWhat's in it for you:Awesome people and brandCompetitive Pay Outstanding health benefits and 401KStable company. Fortune 200 with a 'family' feelA Culture of promotion from within, using your creativity, finding solutions/fixes, and where no 2 days or career paths are the same Great training, and ongoing development with support from multiple leaders/your teamIf this role sounds like a fit, please take the time to complete our super quick and easy application. We are excited and humbled that you are considering NAPA as hopefully your future employer. Next Steps:Please apply if you think this is a great fit for you and we will be in touch If you decide that this role is not for you, please check out some of our other great careers by visiting GPC conducts its business without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. GPC's policy is to recruit, hire, train, promote, assign, transfer and terminate employees based on their own ability, achievement, experience and conduct and other legitimate business reasons.

Keywords: gpc, Meriden , Automotive Parts Specialist - Full Time, Other , Meriden, Connecticut

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