Store Manager in Schnitzer - Johnston at Pick-n-Pull

Date Posted: 3/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

PICK-n-PULL Auto Dismantlers is a self-service auto dismantling and recycling company, now with 60+ LOCATIONS throughout the U.S. and Canada, which is focused on consolidating the highly fragmented recycled auto parts market. PICK-n-PULL is a $300+ million, fastest growing division of Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. Schnitzer is a 100 year old publicly traded company with revenues in excess of $1.5 billion.

Manage all aspects of store operations including but not limited to: sales, vehicle production, customer care and personnel. Ensure the store operates both safely and environmentally compliant, while effectively and efficiently working within the guidelines of the administrative policies and procedures.

Essential Functions:  

  • Partners with the Environmental Health and Safety Team to ensure the store is adhering to all safety and environmental policies and procedures. Promotes a clean, safe, and environmentally compliant store for employees and customers.
  • Manages, trains, and develops Managers in Training (MIT), Assistant Managers, Sales Supervisors, Production Supervisors and Vehicle Purchasing Agents (VPA) for success and helps to prepare them for advancement.
  • Responsible for staffing levels, delegating duties and scheduling work hours.
  • Attract, screen, hire, retain and develop all employees through performance planning, goal setting, performance evaluation and continuous improvement.
  • Drive store performance by optimizing sales, production, and vehicle purchasing.
  • Manage numbers by understanding and taking corrective actions in response to monthly financial statements and operating statistics.
  • Establish community relationships to promote and enhance the Pick-n-Pull Brand.
  • Follows company policy and procedures, and lead by example.
  • Ensure policies and procedures are communicated and implemented at the store level.
  • Prepare operating reports for the Regional Director.
  • Ensure all transactions and cash management procedures are in compliance with company policy.
  • Responsible for the overall safeguarding of company assets.
  • Partner with all internal corporate support resources to ensure compliance with all laws and regulations to achieve results.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Required Skills

Physical Activities Required to Perform Essential Functions:

  • Standing, walking, bending, climbing, and stretching are required for extended periods during the day.
  • Manual dexterity to handle tools and the ability to move 50 pounds.
  • Vision must be sufficient to perform job functions safely.

Supervisory Responsibility:

  • This position will manage/direct the selection, training, development, appraisal and work assignments of exempt and non-exempt professionals (Mangers/Supervisors) and non-exempt hourly employees.

Job Conditions:

  • Exposure on a regular basis to outdoor weather conditions.
  • Periodic exposure to minimal chemical hazards.
Required Experience


  • Strong interpersonal skills with an outgoing, friendly, positive attitude.
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Solid quantitative skills to understand store financial performance and operating statistics. Must have the ability to reconcile sales, prepare reports and read technical manuals.
  • Able to handle multiple priorities while performing quality work in an efficient manner with minimal supervision.
  • Able to work required hours which includes weekends and holidays.
  • Minimum of a 3 year's management or leadership experience in the automotive field while participating in all phases of operations preferred, but not required.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred, but not required.

All U.S. applicants must be 18 years of age or older and all Canada applicants must be 16 years of age or older.

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. participates in e-verify for all U.S. new hires.

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. administers a pre-employment drug screen and background check for U.S. new hires.

All new hires must review and sign an Arbitration Agreement. This applies to all U.S. non-union employees.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, marital status, disability status, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, age, prior industrial injury, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other protected status under local, state or federal law.