General Parts

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General Parts Reviews

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General Parts Chairman and CEO O. Temple Sloan Jr.
O. Temple Sloan Jr.
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    A good company with a solid history

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at General Parts

    Pros

    Exciting new work challenges and opportunities. Management is willing to listen to new ideas and ways to increase the shareholders return on investment.

    Cons

    Need additional staffing so that more new projects can be undertaken to provide even better user software so the company continues to be a top company.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Follow the historical management philosophy that has made the company strong.

General Parts Interviews

Updated May 15, 2014
Updated May 15, 2014

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 months - interviewed at General Parts.

    Interview Details

    Panel interview was used with Targeted Selection / behavioral based interview quesitons looking for specific historical experience within the parameters of the questions. Each interviewer takes notes and responds with questions relevant to the response from the candidate. Drill down questions are used to assist in verifying that the experience being described is actual and not made up during the interview.

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General Parts Awards & Accolades

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America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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Website www.generalparts.com
Headquarters Raleigh, NC
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Retail
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Feel free to salute General Parts, distributor of replacement automotive parts, supplies, and tools for every make and model of foreign and domestic car, truck, bus, and farm or industrial vehicle. The firm operates the CARQUEST auto parts distribution network of some 40 distribution centers and owns about 1,400 of CARQUEST's 3,400 auto parts stores across the US, Canada, and Mexico. The company sells its parts to DIY mechanics, professional installers, body shops, farmers, and fleet owners; commercial customers account for most revenues. General Parts also operates... More

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