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www.meineke.com
Charlotte, NC
51 to 200 employees
Unknown
Company - Private
Construction, Repair & Maintenance
$10 to $25 million (USD) per year
Unknown
Careful not to exhaust its options, Meineke Car Care Centers (formerly Meineke Discount Mufflers) is thinking outside the muffler. Through 900-plus franchised stores in the US, Canada, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, and China, Meineke repairs brakes, aligns wheels, installs ... Read more

Meineke Reviews

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    Former Employee - Forward Observer in Bronx, NY
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    I worked at Meineke full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Respectful premesis all year round.

    Cons

    Need a bigger parking area for vehicles.

    Advice to Management

    Need a bigger parking area

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Meineke Interviews

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    Automotive Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Colorado Springs, CO
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Meineke (Colorado Springs, CO) in April 2016.

    Interview

    Store manager had me conduct a working interview, which is quite common for technicians applying for a job/position in most shops. I conducted 3 oil changes ranging on a newer Subaru Legacy, a 98 Ford F-150, then a Volvo . That lasted about 2 hours total. So if applying, bring a tool bag with wrenches and especially your OBD scanner. Wear black pants and a dark button up shirt reflecting the work uniform at Meineke. It was a laid back atmosphere despite the steady work flow. Everyone is professional and friendly, including the lead tech and store manager. Shop was surprisingly clean and clutter free. I was told by the store manger I will definitely be getting a phone call next week, hopefully this will be an official job offer !

    Interview Questions

    • The first and most important question they will ask you is what is your experience, while looking at your resume. I was honest, told them I let my ASE expire but will recertify in September. I think what they value the most is your appearance, clean shaven, good attitude and expressing a willingness to learn, and progressing on your ASE certifications. Meineke is the smaller sector of car repair shop chains. But they are out to make a statement of better than average customer service and not sell you something your vehicle does not need. That's the atmosphere I see there, and I like it !   1 Answer
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