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"The job is ok."

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Retail Parts Pro
Current Employee - Retail Parts Pro
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

If you have an interest in automotive tech, this would be a great place to work. The environment is safe, and you can learn a lot.

Cons

The job could be much better with better management and a better team. The wrong people working at the wrong times can destroy the store's performance. The pay could be better.

Advice to Management

Better pay and rewards for performance

Other Employee Reviews for Advance Auto Parts

  1. "Roller Coaster"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Sales, MVR, Key Holder
    Current Employee - Retail Sales, MVR, Key Holder
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    As I understand it, it depends on your manager but mine is mostly great! Great people. Great customer service. Great time at work usually.

    Cons

    If you are looking for a manager training program and Advance doesn't have it. Their pay is a dadgum joke. And if you are sharp they seem to want to make you a key carrier closing the store every night with only one other person, even on Friday and Saturday nights and just forget that you could do so much more. And as with any retail they set lofty sales goals (which mean jack) and then no matter how well you do, it is never enough!!! Management seems to only want to hire so many part timers that it is impossible to get really decent hours.

    Advice to Management

    Pay your people better or give us more hours. We have to feed our families too!!!


  2. "Keeps getting worse"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    There were good people who cared.

    Cons

    Can't stick with a plan and people don't matter no matter what they say. Their actions speak louder than words.

    Advice to Management

    Turn the keys over to someone who know what they're doing.

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