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Auto Parts & Warehousing

Following is a review of the entry level auto parts consultant positions you can expect to hold after graduating from our auto service college.

Great careers in the auto industry starts in our Auto Service College

Typical Employers for Auto Service College Grads

  • New Car Dealers
  • Pre-owned car dealerships
  • Retail automotive repair facilities
  • Automotive custom and specialty shops
  • Aftermarket stores
  • Collision repair facilities
  • Heavy Duty Truck Repair facilities
  • Warehouses
  • Possible entry level occupational title
  • Parts Counter Person
  • Parts Specialist
  • Shipper Receiver
  • Parts Driver
  • Warehousing clerk
  • Possible occupational advancements
  • Assistant Parts Manager
  • Parts Manager
  • Warehouse manager

Automotive Parts Typical responsibilities

  • Orders parts and pulls and issues parts to the Service department
  • Performs over the counter sales transactions
  • Receives and ships parts
  • Assists with inventory and general housekeeping of the parts area
  • Sorts incoming parts and supplies by storing items in an orderly and accessible manner in a warehouse, tool room, supply room or other area
  • Processes incoming requests and issues or distributes parts and supplies for internal usage
  • Maintains records of orders and the amount, kind and location of parts and supplies on hand, using manual or computerized inventory system
  • Prepares requisition orders to replenish parts and supplies
  • Sells spare and replacement parts for motor vehicles, machinery and equipment in a retail setting
  • Advises retail customers or internal users on appropriateness of parts, supplies or materials requested
  • May serve as parts delivery driver
  • Collision Estimator
  • Insurance Company Estimator
  • Independent Estimator
  • Heavy Duty Estimator
  • Possible occupational advancements
  • Insurance Adjustor
  • Fleet Rental Specialist
  • Assistant Manager
  • Body Shop Manager or Owner
  • Fixed Operations Manager

Learn more on the Auto Parts Consultant and our Auto Service College by following the links below:

*This program has been approved by the Private Training Instititutions Branch (PTIB) of Ministry of Advanced Education.

Why Choose ATC?

Here are 3 reasons to choose Automotive Training Centre

Smaller classes for better learning outcomes

Flexible schedule: study while you work

Professional real world, industry experienced instructors

Intense hands-on training so you can master your skill set

Kevin Holter

The practicum is very important. It is your chance to see how a shop runs and they should all consider it to be the worlds longest job interview. I was hired at Auto West BMW which was a very good success for me and I owe it all too hard work and ATC.

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