Pepboys

Asst.Service Manager Automotive - Bridgeport

Bridgeport, CT
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Job Description

Asst.Service Manager Automotive

Posted: Monday, 4/8/2024

Overview

Icahn Automotive Group LLC (Icahn Automotive) was formed by its parent, Icahn Enterprises L.P. (NASDAQ: IEP), to invest in and operate businesses involved in aftermarket parts distribution and service. Our businesses have a singular focus: provide premium automotive parts and services at a great value. The businesses of Icahn Automotive today consist of Pep Boys®automotive aftermarket retail and service chain, Auto Plus®automotive aftermarket parts distributor, Precision Tune Auto Care® owned and franchised automotive service centers, and AAMCO Total Auto Care franchised service centers. The businesses of Icahn Automotive total over 22,000 employees, over 2,000 company-owned and franchise locations and 25 distribution centers throughout the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico.

Position Summary

Support the service and tire team under the direction of the Manager, Store Service. Assist in driving sales across service labor, parts, tires, and fleet business and you provide essential selling and task support by partnering with management to make certain that the service repair business is organized, store operations are running efficiently, and shop productivity is maintained to company standards. This position has been designated as a safety-sensitive position.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Under the direction of the Store Manager of Service, assists in various aspects of customer care, work order and register assistance, facility maintenance, and merchandising activities, including tire related stocking. Ensure that service equipment is in proper working order and housekeeping standards are followed according to SSC direction and instruction.
  • Follow all policies and procedures related to all point of sale (POS) transactions, inventory integrity, reverse logistics, cash, credit, check, refund and return policies and purchase for re-sale parts (OP) procurement and vendor payment practices.
  • Work with the management team to react to customer service issues, customer complaints, and/or business opportunities.
  • Drives sales goals for the service center operation, both through personal engagement with customers and by observing and coaching the advisors on their customer interactions.
  • Assist the Store Manager of Service in training and coaching service selling associates on "Pep Boys Customer Care Process," Courtesy Vehicle Inspections (CVIs), and general operation of store systems. Performs CVIs and other service-related tasks as qualified and directed.
  • Assist in monitoring the shop productivity, workflow, and procedures with an emphasis on efficiency, thoroughness, and safety. Help with the day-to-day operations of the back shop, such as ensuring that the service staff complete CVIs through associate observations.
  • Effectively communicates with all store associates, management, and customers.
  • In the absence of any management, the Assistant Service Manager will act as the primary supervisor for the store staff, observing and coordinating operational activities.
  • Key holder and responsible for basic and detailed opening and closing responsibilities.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • One year of experience in automotive service environment.
  • Valid Driver's License .
  • Must have basic knowledge and understanding of mathematical concepts such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, percentages, and fractions. Ability to apply mathematical formulas to calculate commissions and discounts.
  • Acted as a work lead or supervisor previously.
  • Ability to exercise judgement and to work independently.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Ability to handle difficult customer situations.
  • Comfortable utilizing up-sell techniques.
  • Strong cash handling skills, including the use of POS systems.
  • Strong verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated consistency, accuracy and follow-through.
  • Ability to work Days, Nights, Holidays and Weekends.

Physical Demands/Work Environment

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to lift, carry, and place merchandise and supplies up to 50 pounds without assistance.
  • Frequent standing and walking for long periods of time.
  • Frequent reaching overhead and below the knees, including squatting, bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting.
  • Climb up and down ladders to retrieve and stock merchandise.
  • Communicate effectively in person, by telephone, or by using telecommunications equipment.
  • Enters and locates information on computer.
  • Presents information to small and large groups.
  • Visually verifies information, often in small print.
  • Safely operates a motor vehicle.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $19.00 - $24.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Day range:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Rotating weekends
  • Weekends as needed

Shift:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift

License/Certification:

  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Bridgeport, CT 06610: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Pepboys At A Glance

Are you crazy about cars? Are you friendly and driven to do the right thing? That's what it means to be Pep Boys. We're just built this way. If you're built this way, we'd like to get to know you! We offer a variety of career opportunities at more than 850+ locations in the United States and Puerto Rico. These include extensive training and development opportunities and a wide array of health and wellness benefits. Pep Boys associates love cars. And we know that everybody needs someone they trust to take care of their cars and get them back on the road safely. Our mission is to quality car care simple, convenient, and accessible for everyone. Since Manny, Moe and Jack founded Pep Boys in 1921, we've aimed to be the best place to shop and care for your car. We’re proud to set the pace of a rapidly changing industry, but what we stand for and how we’re built never changes. So, if you’re looking for a company that will be there for you down the road, make Pep Boys your destination. Check out our opportunities here and, for more information about working at Pep Boys, visit us at pepboys.com/careers
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