Best Places to Work: 2018 (#51)
Founded in 1960, Discount Tire has responsibly grown into the world’s largest independent tire and wheel retailer with over 950 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 full-time
Unlimited Potential. Every employee starts out changing tires and works up from there. They support their people in times of hardship and they are growing fast. The leaders are looking to the future and they are making changes to meet the new higher expectations of the customer.
You will find yourself dedicated to the point you are constantly looking at and talking about tires!
Advice to Management
Continue to support your teams and look for ways to improve the career path. Look to establish and foster relationships at all levels giving feed back constantly both good and opportunity based.
I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Discount Tire (Albuquerque, NM).
Print and fill out application, and then take into store manager. Make sure you call to "check on status" of your application and it will be a piece of cake after that
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