Parts Counter Associate

  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our commitment to building superior products and fulfilling customer needs has taken us from a small, steel fabricating company to the leading trailer manufacturer in the world. Celebrating over 100 years in business, Great Dane has built an enviable reputation as an industry leader in technology, innovation and quality. 

Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Great Dane has additional corporate offices in Savannah, GA, a parts distribution center, and eight strategically located manufacturing plants throughout the U.S.

From humble beginnings in 1900, Great Dane has built a reputation as the industry leader in technology, innovation and quality, and our dry vans and refrigerated and platform trailers are widely recognized throughout the marketplace as No. 1 in quality and durability.

Great Dane's extensive network of company-owned branches and full-line independent dealers and parts-only independent dealers offer distribution points for both trailers and aftermarket parts across North and South America.

Job Description

Great Dane has an immediate opening for a Parts Counter Associate  at our Houston, TX Branch. Reporting to the Parts Manager, the associate will be responsible for the following:

Job Functions:

• Initiate Parts and accessory sales to branch customers 

•Pulling customer orders

•Pricing service estimates 

•Ordering parts for service work orders

•Posting parts to service work orders 

•Checking deliveries and shipments before departure to ensure order accuracy

• Assist with Inventory Management

•Routing delivery trucks efficiently

• Safe driving of company vehicles.

• Maintains an effective working relationship with management, mechanics, customers and vendors.

•Assisting in all phases of parts department operations as needed

•Other parts department duties as assigned

•Other branch duties as assigned


Qualifications

The successful candidate should possess the following knowledge/skills:

•High School Diploma or GED preferred

•Industry experience required; trailer parts experience preferred

•Valid Drivers License

•Excellent Customer Service and communication skills. 

•Good computer operations, data entry, and Microsoft Word/ Excel skills.

•Excellent organizational and filing skills. 

•Ability to work on multiple tasks with varying deadlines. 

•Experience answering phones in a professional and courteous manner. 

•Ability to lift 50 pounds

•Ability to work with power tools

Please submit a detailed resume or apply at the Branch location:

10030 Wallisville Rd. Houston, TX 77013

Additional Information

  • We offer a competitive wage and benefits package including medical, dental, and life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401k.
  • A favorable background screen, physical/drug screen, and proof of eligibility to work in the United States is required for employment. 

Great Dane is an Equal Opportunity Employer