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Probably the best auto parts store to work for.

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee


Company knows how to treat it's employees well.


Pay is a bit low for non managerial sales personnel.

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    general manager 16 yr with advance

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    Current Employee - General Manager  in  Mobile, AL
    Current Employee - General Manager in Mobile, AL


    Good pay Good benefits Good area Management ie RVP,DL


    The company will not let managers run their stores.We are the head key turner.We used to write our own budgets, staffing templates and got to manage our stores. Now corperate runs the store. They tell us when we work when our team works and what we do each day. Used to have a good quality of life work balance.The hiring process takes too long and is to complicates fro the person applying and for managers to key in.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You need to trust the people in the store. We are your frontline with the customers. You need to go out and work in the stores not just stop and visit I mean clock in work an 8 hour shift for a whole week. See what we get to do.

    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Its a good job,but hard to support family on 8.27 an hour.

    Current Employee - Sales Associate  in  Grafton, WV
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Grafton, WV


    Not a hard job,people are nice.Customers are very nice.


    One word ,management.The manager is always on your back,steals sales from you to make his numbers high.Does not know how to manage.Maybe corp needs to concentrate on there managers and pay there people better.You cant support a family on 8.00 an hour,at 12 hours a week.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do more than just show up,work with the employees.And please dont believe everything that a store manager tells you.Its not just him making you money ,but the ones that are out doing the actual work.

    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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