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Kia has become one of Canada’s fastest growing automotive brands over the past few years. Juries from around the world have awarded our vehicles with distinguished accolades for design, engineering, technology, safety, overall quality, and recognizing Kia’s commitment to excellence.

With this growth we are growing too, and will soon be expanding our dealership to a brand new location in Innova Business Park and looking for exceptional people to come join the Performance Kia team!

We are currently seeking individuals to fill the following positions:

Automotive Parts Associate

Main Job Duties:

  • Selling, ordering and stocking automotive parts

  • Responding to incoming phone calls and email inquiries from customers and suppliers
  • Reading and interpreting parts diagnostics and diagrams
  • Assisting technicians by looking up parts needed for vehicle repair on a priority basis
  • Taking parts orders over the phone and in person
  • Coordinating with the service department to ensure smooth delivery of parts
  • Consistently providing excellent customer service
  • Preparing estimates and ordering parts and accessories under tight time constraints
  • Determining customer requirements and expectations to recommend specific products and solutions
  • Recommending alternate products based on cost, availability, or specifications
  • Handling part payment collection and making sure customers are billed correctly
  • Maintaining accurate records of discussions or correspondence with customers
  • All other related duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in the automotive industry is preferred
  • Physical ability to lift a maximum of 50 lbs
  • Self-starter and motivated to sell
  • Proficient with computer systems and programs
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Mandatory valid G driver's license and clean drivers abstract
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent time management skills and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to learn by guidance and direction
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to handle competing priorities and meet deadlines
  • Superior problem-solving skills to achieve win-win solutions

Pay Details: $16 - $18 per hour


  • Medical, Dental, Life & Disability packages available after three months
  • Vehicle Purchase & Service Incentives
  • Training and support from Kia Canada


Submit your resume and cover letter here! 

Career Opportunities

Performance Kia, Thunder Bay, Ontario