Parts Associate - Mechanic Shop



  • Define specific parts identified by customers (Repair Order) to be ordered and replaced on their vehicles during the recon processes and communicate information to Procurement staff for order placement
  • Work with recon technicians to Identify specific parts required during the recon/repair process and communicate information to Procurement staff for order placement
  • Track ,receive, inventory and distribute all parts in a timely manner so as to meet all customer vehicle delivery expectations
  • Communicate any incorrect parts or supplies to Procurement in a timely manner and manage return timing
  • Maintain all shop supply inventory levels at acceptable levels (ordered Through Procurement) as directed by management
  • Secure and control all parts and supply inventory to minimize loss or shrinkage
  • Maintain neat and orderly work space
  • Wear and use appropriate safety equipment at all times while working specific areas.
  • Visibly demonstrate safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures and modeling the behaviors related to such. Actively participate in support of all safety activities aligned with Safety Excellence.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record required
  • Experience in installing automotive parts preferred.
  • Ability to drive vehicles with standard and automatic transmission.
  • Mechanical aptitude with knowledge of bodywork, frame damage and minor mechanical repairs.
  • Good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Customer focused with strong attention to detail.
  • Regularly required to stand, walk, reach, talk and hear.
  • Frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, squat and climb.
  • Ability to constantly enter and exit vehicles.
  • Ability to lift 1 – 15 pounds (i.e., starters, alternators, A/C units, etc).
  • Manual dexterity, repetitive motion tasks.
  • Vision abilities required include close, distance and color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

  • Frequent exposure to outdoor weather conditions.
  • Exposure to noise, dust, fluids, vehicle fumes, odors, mechanical and electrical shock hazards.

Moderate noise level.

Organization: Cox Automotive

Primary Location: US-SC-Darlington-1111 Harry Byrd Hwy

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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