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Advance Auto Parts Reviews

Updated July 25, 2017
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Pros
  • Learn a lot of knowledge on cars if you are a beginner (in 33 reviews)

  • Good work life balance, fun atmosphere most of the time, good discount on parts (in 22 reviews)

Cons
  • Upper management wants the team to care, as long as they don't have to pay them for it (in 139 reviews)

  • Need longer part time hours for part timers (in 62 reviews)

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  1. "Mobile Parts Pro"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Advance Auto Parts full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work with!

    Cons

    not really cons, its sometimes gets busy, but the usual


  2. "I have no complaints"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales, MVR, Key Holder in Oklahoma City, OK
    Former Employee - Retail Sales, MVR, Key Holder in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Advance Auto Parts full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I was a driver so gettin paid to drive is always good

    Cons

    i was there for almost 8 months promised a raise and never received it

  3. "Driver"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Advance Auto Parts part-time

    Pros

    Good Hours and good people to work for

    Cons

    Not Enough Hours. Not enough training.

    Advice to Management

    None


  4. "Pros and cons to working at Advance Auto Parts"

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    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Advance Auto Parts full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good benefits, decent pay with yearly raise, business trips

    Cons

    High insurance deductions, no overtime hours

    Advice to Management

    Fire the lazy, workers


  5. "Assists with general daily operations open/closing, Retail and Commercial"

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    Current Employee - Assistant General Manager in Clifton, NJ
    Current Employee - Assistant General Manager in Clifton, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Advance Auto Parts full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Full-time benefits are the best thing about working at Advance Auto Parts. My managers are very friendly and understanding. I've been in the company for almost 4 years and I believe it's the best job I've had so far.

    Cons

    The only downside of working at Advance Auto Parts are actually dealing with some self-own auto shops that believe they are entitled to certain things because they've bought there for a while.

    Advice to Management

    Make sure everyone is on point and is responsible.


  6. "Commercial Delivery Driver"

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    Current Employee - Commercial Delivery Driver in Lawton, OK
    Current Employee - Commercial Delivery Driver in Lawton, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits, friendly co-workers and customers, Salary raise base off goals achievement

    Cons

    Low salary, no educational benefits


  7. "General Manager"

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    Current Employee - Store Manager
    Current Employee - Store Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company to work for.

    Cons

    Slow to make changes to some things

  8. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Advance Auto Parts full-time

    Pros

    Easy pace and the people are awesome

    Cons

    Computer systems slow and outdated


  9. "Merchandise Specialist II"

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    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I have been working at Advance Auto Parts as a contractor

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    Small campus size limited parking


  10. "Working at Adavance"

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    Current Employee - Senior Content Developer in Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Senior Content Developer in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Advance Auto Parts full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great working atmosphere and director.

    Cons

    Not competitive salaries that surrounding businesses offer.


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