Retail Sales Associate - Auto Parts in Topeka, KS at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 1/31/2018

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    Topeka, KS
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    Not Specified
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Job Description


Responsiblefor providing primary contact of walk-in counter sale customers as well asphone contact sales, coordinates in-house order filling activity to achieveexcellent customer service.

Job Requirements


  • Maintain friendly and frequent contact with all customers coming to counter for sales, implementing suggestive selling, as appropriate and assists with problem solving and maintaining open communication.

  • Order any out of stock, special order items, create purchase orders, transfers, and follow up with customers by phone calls to completion of invoice.

  • Maintain orderly files and clean records of all transactions, as well as accurate cash drawer.

  • Observe changes in inventory as to insure minimum stock levels and store showroom appearance is appropriate.

  • Works with warehouse personnel to insure tickets are printed and parts are pulled in a timely fashion to insure customers’ parts are ready in a timely fashion to achieve Keystones excellent level of customer service.

  • Solicits new accounts using every means available to seek out new business and rebuilds old accounts by researching former customer listings.

  • Assumes other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES: Prior automotiveexperience is preferred. Strong computerskills.  Strong customer servicebackground. Strong people skills. The ability to upsell and get customer to trynew products. Problem solving ability.

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT: Must have the ability to work in an environment where frequentinterruptions may occur. Must be able to work under pressure comfortably. Maybe required to move/lift up to 75 pounds.

WHAT WE OFFER:  This position will have paid training andcompetitive compensation.  We have thetop pay in the industry with excellent benefits.  After required service, full-time employeeswill have these benefit options available: 401(k) Plan with generous match, Medical, Dental, Vision, Life &Disability Insurance.  And will receive 6paid holidays, accrue paid time-off, and receive an employee discounts onpurchases.


We are environmentally responsible.

LKQ is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers adrug free work environment. Employment with LKQ is contingent upon thesuccessful completion of a criminal background check* and may be contingentupon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening.

*The existence of criminalconviction(s) does not constitute an automatic bar to employment.

No contactfrom recruiters or agencies - without a previously signed contract. 

No phone callsplease.


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