Pep Boys General Service Technician in Denver, Colorado
OverviewAuto Plus is a major U.S.-based distributor of automotive aftermarket parts.Since 1921, Pep Boys has beenone of the nation's leading automotiveaftermarket chains with over 7,500 service bays in over 800 locations in 35states and Puerto Rico.Together, theunited organization, Auto Plus PepBoys, has over 21,000 associates in more than 20 distribution centers andover 1,000 corporate locations. In addition, the company supports morethan 530 independently-owned stores and over 2,400 independently-ownedservice centers across the nation. Auto Plus Pep Boys is owned by IcahnEnterprises L.P. ("Icahn Enterprises"; NASDAQ: IEP).Position SummaryResponsible for the efficient inspection, repair and replacement of generalautomotive parts and accessories. A successful General Service Technician willserve as the resident expert in the companies' core services, such as,oil solutions, battery services and tire installations; and deliversuperior service through educating the customer on the problems and proposedsolutions for their vehicle. The General Service Technician will conduct awide variety of inspections and repairs, including but not limited to fluidexchanges and maintenance services, tire inspections / installations andbulb, wiper blade and filter replacements. The General Service Technicianmay be required to provide advice to and sell customers on automotive servicesand repairs that are recommended or required for their vehicle.Duties & Responsibilities* Prepare and ship complete orders for delivery or pickup according toschedule (load, pack, wrap, label, ship).* Receive and process warehouse stock products (pick, unload, label, store).* Perform inventory controls and keep quality standards high.* Keep a clean and safe working environment and optimize space utilization.* Operate and maintain warehouse vehicles and equipment.* Follow quality service standards and comply with procedures, rules andregulations.* Strong customer service skills.* Strong verbal skills.* Other duties as assignedKnowledge, Skills, and Abilities* 6 months of relevant experience preferred.* Ability to read, analyze, and interpret retail business reports,professional and/or technical journals, time reports, operationalreports, government regulations, merchandising reports, plan-o-gram(merchandising) instructions or technical procedures.* Ability to apply basic mathematical concepts such as addition,subtraction, multiplication, division, percentages and fractions.* Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and drawvalid conclusions.* Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions indiagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.* Must be able to work days, nights, weekends, and holidays.Physical Demands/Work EnvironmentThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must bemet by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of thisjob. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals withdisabilities to perform the essential functions.The characteristics described here are representative of those an employeeencounters while performing the essential functions of this job.Physical Demands* Extensive standing, walking, pushing and reaching.* Need full range of motion for reaching, bending and stooping.* Repetitive movement of hands, arms, legs.* May drive a vehicle if needed.* Lifting of heavy equipment >100 pounds is required.* May work outside and be exposed to weather.* Exposure to adverse weather conditions, chemicals, odors, dirt and dust.* Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, colorvision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.* The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.