Advance Auto Parts

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Working for advance was okay

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Sales Person in Pataskala, OH
Current Employee - Sales Person in Pataskala, OH

I have been working at Advance Auto Parts part-time (more than a year)

Pros

The only pros were the people I worked with were fun to be around.

Cons

The cons of working at advance auto parts is that the schedule is always changing and it impacts your social life.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Upper management tries micromanage everything.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    A great learning experience, but not an ideal career path.

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Charleston, SC
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Charleston, SC

    I worked at Advance Auto Parts part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    I loved my immediate coworkers, and you will definitely learn a lot. Getting 20% off of car parts helps out when you need to fix your own ride too.

    Cons

    Upper management is pretty much worthless, and your pay is based off of how much product you sell, so you are pressured to push extra stuff onto customers, which I never liked doing.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Let store managers write their own schedule - you can't run a store with only 2 people on a shift at any given time, regardless of what your numbers say.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Advance Auto Parts full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Move up quick. Easy to learn. Good benefits. Paid holidays.

    Cons

    Low paying for part timers. Little room to move up without moving to different store.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no overtime

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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