Automotive Parts Counterperson

Classic Auto Group - Painesville, OH


Classic Buick GMC,in Painesville, Ohio needs to hire one experienced individual on a full-time basis. One year of recent experience in an automotive parts department is required - open to dealership (preferred) and parts store experience.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone working in an aftermarket situation who is looking for the move up to the dealership environment.

The Parts Counterperson sells, at retail and wholesale, parts to all available customers, over the counter, through the shop, on the phone or via the internet. This is a full-time position requiring no less than forty (40) hours per week.

Duties & Responsibilities of the Automotive Parts Counterperson -

  • Assist customers in selecting required parts, suggest companion requirements, offer specials, and ensure the customer is exposed to the full product line;
  • Pull purchased parts from stock;
  • If part(s) is unavailable, determine availability and submit an emergency order if requested by the customer;
  • Answer phone calls, providing price quotes and other information;
  • Assist outside sales representatives with their orders;
  • Set up orders for daily shipment, delivery, or pickup;
  • Verify "will call" and "back-order" files weekly and return to vendors, or stock those items not required.

Working Conditions -

This is a physically demanding position. Must be able to lift seventy-five pounds (75lbs) from the floor. Will move throughout the parts shelves all day, reaching and climbing to obtain parts from inventory. Will stand six to eight hours during a shift. When delivering parts to the service department, will be exposed to noise, dust, exhaust fumes and other hazardous and nonhazardous materials.

Benefits -

Our Automotive Parts Counterpeople enjoy the following benefits (and more):

  • Weekly pay by direct deposit
  • Medical, dental, eye care, prescription card & life insurance policy
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401(k) Plan after 6 months of employment
  • Up to three (3) weeks of Paid Time Off annually
  • Holiday Pay - 7 holidays per year
  • Paid factory training
  • Uniforms and their cleaning
  • Internal discounts for Service & Parts
  • Manufacturer (multiple) incentives

Job Type: Full-time


  • Auto Parts Counter: 1 year (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Commission
  • Store Discounts
  • Other forms

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends required
  • Day shift
  • 8 hour shift