Store Manager

Company Overview

GCR is one of the nation’s largest full service Tire & Service companies. Our extensive network of tire stores provides greater availability for customers to purchase tires and related services.  GCR Tires & Service is a division of Bridgestone America's Tire Operations (BATO), providing outstanding service from well over 200 locations in 48 US States and Eastern Canada.  GCR Tires & Service has the right mix of service, new tire and re-tread knowledge to ensure the ongoing success of our customers.  Most of our locations also offer 24-hour roadside assistance. We offer a wide variety of passenger, light truck, medium truck, agricultural, industrial and off the road tires from brands such as Bridgestone, Firestone, and many more.


Bridgestone is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Position Summary

Manage sales and service site and to obtain budgeted sales and profit through management of personnel, inventory, accounts receivable, warehousing and customer relations.



  • Manage team to provide excellent service to existing accounts and development of new business.
  • Daily review of sales invoices and month-to-date sales vs. objectives.
  • Manage and improve store operating controls.
  • Complete customer opportunities and resolve any concerns.



  • Manage overall store performance to maximize growth and profits.
  • Determine overall business direction in terms of customer base, products and services offered.
  • Reduce expenses through efficient use of resources, control of assets and inventory.
  • Manage and maintain capital equipment investments.
  • Establish and maintain proper stock selection levels.



  • Direct supervision of all store personnel.
    Ensure proper selection, development and placement of employees to maximize employee performance.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Ensure that all employees follow safe operating procedures.
  • Provide store personnel training on proper equipment operations, paperwork procedures and proper merchandise control.
  • Manage labor cost in most efficient way.


  • 3 years successful commercial tire experience and demonstrate high management skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Verbal & written communication skills
  • Must have excellent organization skills
  • 4 year degree preferred

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