Plainfield, Indiana

Overview



Pep Boys is driven by its customer promise, "We go further to help you go farther." Founded 100 years ago by military veterans, generations of drivers have counted on Pep Boys ASE-certified Pros to service their vehicles. With a national network of nearly 1,000 locations in 35 states and Puerto Rico, and 27 distribution centers, Pep Boys employs more than 8,000 people. Over 7 million vehicles pass through Pep Boys bays each year, and our commitment to being the ONE our communities count on is demonstrated through our exceptional customer experience and support of the critical technical training initiatives needed to close America's skills gap. For more information, visit www.pepboys.com



Position Summary



The Tire Stock Order Driver will provide superior customer service through safe, effective, and timely delivery of parts and tires to Pep Boys stores. This position is responsible for safely operating a 26 ft. box delivery truck of less than three (3) tons and ensuring the delivery load is stacked, padded, and properly secured. This position may also assist with distribution center/hub operational activities when there are no deliveries to be made. This position may make deliveries to Pep Boys stores after store hours. This position has been designated as a safety-sensitive position.



 



Duties & Responsibilities





  • Responsible for all aspects of properly operating and maintaining the delivery truck including obeying all state, county, and local laws and reporting accidents, incidents and/or violations or traffic citations


  • Ensure all delivery loads are stacked, padded, and properly secured


  • Verify the load accuracy against the Bill of Lading and acquire the appropriate signatures


  • Load and unload tires and parts on the delivery truck by hand and pallet jack


  • Effectively communicate with all store associates and management


  • Other duties as assigned




 



Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities





  • High school diploma or equivalent is required


  • Valid driver's license with no DUIs is required


  • 1 year of experience driving delivery trucks of less than three (3) tons is required


  • Ability to maintain a driving record which meets federal, state and company standards is required


  • Hazmat and/or forklift certification is a plus


  • Ability to read instructions, policies, procedures, bills of lading, and product descriptions is required


  • Ability to complete written forms is required


  • Successful completion of a drug screen is required


  • Strong verbal communication skills


  • Strong customer service skills


  • Ability to exercise good judgement and work independently


  • Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays




 



Physical Demands/Work Environment



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



The characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.



 



Physical Demands





  • Must be able to lift, carry, and place merchandise and supplies up to 50 pounds without assistance


  • Frequent standing and walking for long periods of time


  • Frequent reaching overhead and below the knees, including squatting, bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting


  • Climb up and down ladders to retrieve and stock merchandise


  • Communicate effectively in person, by telephone, or by using telecommunications equipment


  • Enter and locate information on computer


  • Visually verify information, often in small print


  • Safely operate a motor vehicle


Plainfield, Indiana

SHIFTING CAREERS INTO HIGH GEAR

Pep Boys was founded by Navy veterans in 1921 and today, we proudly employ military veterans and reserve-duty servicemembers like you throughout nearly 1,000 locations and over 9,000 service bays. If you’re passionate about vehicles and servicing the communities that depend on them, your unique and valuable skillsets will be a perfect match for our service bays, distribution centers, or store support centers.

We offer a variety of career options across the United States and Puerto Rico, as well as extensive training and development opportunities and a wide array of health and wellness benefits. Our mission is simple: to make quality car care simple, convenient, and accessible for everyone.

At Pep Boys, we go further to help your career go farther.

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