Best Places to Work: 2018 (#51)
Our stores make it a priority to start off each day with a group huddle. Teamwork makes the dream work!
Founded in 1960, Discount Tire has responsibly grown into the world’s largest independent tire and wheel retailer with 1,000 stores across the U.S. We provide a wide range of product choices, affordable pricing, expert staff, and most importantly, all our stores offer the individual customer focus and warm personal touch you’d expect from a neighborhood store.
At Discount Tire, our success starts with our employees. Whether part-time or full-time, retail or corporate, our employees work to be the best in the business. Through their knowledge, friendliness, integrity, and honesty, Discount Tire has become the nation’s most trusted tire and wheel retailer.
Our employees have been fulfilling their dreams, personally and professionally, since the opening of our first store. We cultivate our employees to further their careers, both in our retail and corporate operations, as we promote from within. Picture yourself as part of our team: “America’s largest pit crew” — and explore our exciting career opportunities now.
Discount tire is proud to have been named one of Glassdoor's Best Places to work in 2018!
We've created a whole different kind of tire store; one that’s inviting, friendly, and fun! When you join Discount Tire / America’s Tire, you start on a path of expertise in safety, quality and efficiency as part of the nation’s largest pit crew.
From the tire technicians to the store manager, every position on the team contributes to each store’s success. Through a variety of training methods and on-the-job experience, we ensure you are fully prepared to be a part of our team. We believe in growing our people to their fullest potential, advancing at their own pace; and by promoting from within we reinforce our culture of caring for and cultivating our people. In this model, we believe everyone can achieve their dreams.
Our corporate team supports our people, our infrastructure of retail stores, and our nationwide online sales. With a corporate job at Discount Tire, your career will grow and change as your skills and interests take you in new directions.
There are opportunities for professionals across diverse business groups and backgrounds – including those pushing the boundaries of technology. As the retail tire and wheel industry leader, we value innovation in our Corporate Office to enhance our customers’ experience and continue our success in our stores and online.
Generous employee benefits are an extension of Discount Tire’s culture. In addition to our wide range of available benefits, a dedicated benefits team is available to provide more information and guide the enrollment process if needed.
For more information on various employee programs and details of current health and financial benefits for full-time and
part-time employees, see discounttirefamily.com.
Region by region, Discount Tire encourages civic and charitable events and fund-raisers, like picnics, golf tournaments, and volunteer outings. All employees have regular opportunities to participate in fostering positive community engagement and provide assistance to their fellow employees. Being a member of the Discount Tire family empowers you to give back to your community and pay forward by assisting those in need.
I have been working at Discount Tire part-time (Less than a year)
If you deserve a raise you WILL get one. Promote from within. Treat you like family. Discounts on wheels/tires. Always looking for ways to improve.
You're going to sweat. Starting out you're going to be slow and slowing everyone down, but eventually you'll catch up and be apart of the family.
Advice to Management
Keep doing what you're doing.
I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Discount Tire (Cleveland, TN) in April 2017.
Easy, relaxing but, effective, most of the questions were about accomplishment and other jobs I had in the past and how much I made at those places. Interview was one on one but, also met others going in and out of the office. Overall everyone was friendly, easy to talk to and eager to meet you.
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