The Pep Boys Parts and Inventory Replenishment Associate - 58107 in Homewood, Illinois

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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.

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nPosition Summaryn

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Responsible for providing superior customer service and assisting in driving sales across the commercial, retail, and hard parts business. Provide essential task support by partnering with management to make certain that merchandising levels are optimal, inventory control programs are strictly adhered to, pricing modifications are processed timely, and the parts room is maintained to company standards.This position has been designated as a safety-sensitive position.

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nDuties & Responsibilities n

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nUnder the direction of the Retail Sales Specialist, assist with store merchandising activities, maintain standards of appearance, and coordinate and cooperate with associates in the execution of plan-o-grams, overall product presentation, inventory management, pricing, signage and various product initiatives to enhance the customer experience and maximize inventory turns.n

nHelp with effective operation of the parts area in order to exceed expected sales goals of hard parts to retail, and commercial customers. Strictly adheres to inventory control programs, in-stock standards, reduction in "outside" parts purchases through secondary vendors, and proper ordering and returning of "special order" merchandise.n

nAssist in handling the recording and maintaining of DIY warranty registration for parts and monitors "lost sales" resulting from out of stock situations and sales activity of "special order" parts not included in merchandise assortment.n

nUnder the direction of the Manager, Store Parts, participates in "truck-day" operations, cycle counts, audits, and organization of the back room.n

nPartner with the commercial teams for seamless parts delivery; promptly reacts to the needs of our internal and external customers.n

nEffectively communicates with all store associates, management, and customers.n

nSecondary key carrier responsible for basic and detailed opening and closing responsibilities.n

nOther duties as assigned.n

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nKnowledge, Skills, and Abilitiesn

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nFrequent standing and walking for long periods of time.n

nFrequent reaching overhead and below the knees, including squatting, bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting.n

nClimb up and down ladders to retrieve and stock merchandise.n

nCommunicate effectively in person, by telephone, or by using telecommunications equipment.n

nEnters and locates information on computer.n

nPresents information to small and large groups.n

nVisually verifies information, often in small print.n

nSafely operates a motor vehicle.n

nDays, Nights, Weekends, Holidaysn

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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.

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

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nPhysical Demandsn

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nMust be able to lift, carry, and place merchandise and supplies up to 50 pounds without assistance.n

nFrequent standing and walking for long periods of time.n

nFrequent reaching overhead and below the knees, including squatting, bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting.n

nClimb up and down ladders to retrieve and stock merchandise.n

nCommunicate effectively in person, by telephone, or by using telecommunications equipment.n

nEnters and locates information on computer.n

nPresents information to small and large groups.n

nVisually verifies information, often in small print.n

nSafely operates a motor vehicle.n