Parts Manager in Medford, OR at Lithia Auto Stores

Date Posted: 4/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Medford, OR
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/13/2018

Job Description

Crater Lake Ford

 

Automotive Parts Manager


                                             Automotive Parts Manager – Store Manager – Parts Clerk


Lithia Auto Stores continues to grow and we are seeking a talented Automotive Parts Manager to join our successful team.

Crater Lake Ford is one of many Lithia Auto Stores. At Lithia we provide a unique blend of leadership skills with a culture that embodies our core values and the opportunity to work in a professional environment.  Lithia also offers on-going training and advancement opportunities. Maximize your potential with one of the largest and most successful publicly traded retail automotive groups in the nation.

Job Description

Responsibilities:
As the Parts Manager you will be responsible for running a profitable and efficient parts department by utilizing proper purchasing procedures, inventory control, staffing efficiencies, pricing strategies, merchandising and marketing.  The Parts Manager is also responsible for managing department staff.

  • Administer and maintain a balanced inventory consistent with the requirements of the manufacturer.
  • Utilize available pricing parameters and strategies to generate sufficient profit while maintaining customer loyalty.
  • Ensure inventory is appropriate to meet customer demand while controlling obsolete and excess inventory.
  • Ensure full compliance with manufacturer parts and warranty policies, procedures and rules.
  • Develop an effective team through training and performance standards.

Automotive Parts Manager – Store Manager – Parts Clerk


Qualifications:

  • Previous automobile dealership parts management experience
  • Two years of automotive parts experience is required
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • A team leader who is focused on providing exemplary customer service
  • Ability to engage and motivate the team to achieve key goals
  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented
  • Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced work environment
  • Skilled in various computer programs.  Microsoft Office Suite and ADP is a plus
  • Operate a wide variety of cars, light trucks, and vans, with ability to drive both manual and automatic transmissions
  • Possess an acceptable driving record and a valid driver’s license in your state of residence.

Why Lithia?

We are an exciting, dynamic, and highly successful team and (LAD) a member of NYSE.  We continue to grow and expand our footprint through acquisitions of new dealerships in many US markets.  We are big community supporters and provide a fun, exciting, and collaborative work place where growth and advancement opportunities abound.

We offer a generous comprehensive compensation and benefits package and all the tools you will need to be successful.  Our offerings include:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Paid Holidays & PTO
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Lithia Learning Center
  • Vehicle Purchase Discounts
  • Wellness Programs

Lithia Auto Stores is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free work place.  A criminal history background check and pre-employment drug screen will be conducted on the final candidate prior to beginning employment.


Automotive Parts Manager – Automotive Parts Counter – Parts Clerk – Management