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AutoZone Parts Sales Manager Interview Questions

Updated 21 Oct 2014
Updated 21 Oct 2014
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Parts Sales Manager Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Interview Details

Hiring process was smooth, know your stuff about cars or the minimum along with some customer service and you're golden. Don't worry about the nancys and you'll move right up

Interview Questions
  • had a brain fart when the hiring manager asked what comes on a Hub of a car.   Answer Question
Negotiation Details
$12.50
Accepted Offer

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    Part Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lynchburg, VA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lynchburg, VA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at AutoZone in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Took well over 2 hours, and multiple times on computer to complete mandatory surveys. Survey MUST be done in NON peak Internet hours - typically afternoons, early morning or middle of night ..Took over a week to get background check - never got copy of background check.

    Interview Questions
    • How do you feel working in a racially mixed area with a black female manager, that is not from local area ?   View Answer
    • 20 question test on repairing cars and auto parts   View Answer
    • Would you mind driving a company car with no corporate auto insurance on it? Insurance card provided has no phone number, no company name, and has the corporate 800 number listed.   View Answers (3)
    Negotiation Details
    I made offer based on salary listed on this web site. Was hired at $1.00 per hour less than average offer. Started on Thursday (middle of week).
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Parts Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    The district manager didn't show up for my interview. A month later I interviewed with a different PSM. Six weeks later I was hired.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiating.
    Accepted Offer
  3.  

    Parts Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at AutoZone in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    They ask about your general car knowledge. Attention to detail is also critical due to the scenarios they enact and want you to provide a viable answer to. The initial call for the interview can take up to a month, and the actual hire date can come as soon as a few days to two weeks.

    Interview Questions
    • They don't really ask unexpected questions... It's more so about the knowledge. You must have a somewhat grip on car parts, or at least the basics, and know how they work. The rest of the knowledge is picked up through ongoing training.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Not a single piece of negotiation can happen
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Parts Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    You have t fill out application on line..I got a phone call in a week asking if i was interested still. Went in for first interview. and a week later a second one with the dm

    Interview Questions
    • There was no unexpected questions they asked about your knowledge of cars and how things work on them and retail exp.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  6.  

    Parts Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Shallotte, NC (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Shallotte, NC (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at AutoZone in June 2012.

    Interview Details

    It is a very long process to get hired, it took a total of 3 weeks to a month before you get hired. The interview was very professional and well conducted. They make you feel very comfortable and ask you if you would like anything.

    Interview Questions
    • They ask questions about cars to see what your knowledge is, the most unexpected question was about the braking system of a vehicle.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I made an initial offer and they came back and we met in the middle, that was very easy and smooth.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Parts Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at AutoZone in June 2012.

    Interview Details

    checked resume,asked industry related questions. asked role questions and scenario and result type .inquiries. discussed past jobs and related work ethics. discussed management style and practices. Talked about how my past job would help me to be sucessful in this position.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
  8.  

    Parts Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at AutoZone in July 2011.

    Interview Details

    Interview was straight forward with basic questions about education, automotive experience and driving/work history. The overall interview was simple and quick. Don't overthink it.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. Take it or leave it. $9.50/hour.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Part Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Ephraim, UT (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Ephraim, UT (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at AutoZone in April 2011.

    Interview Details

    They tell you that their going to train you. Nope they let you sit at a computer for a day and endure indoctrination... Then they throw you at the counter and say here you go don't screw up!

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    There wasn't a negotiation phase. They don't negotiate with their slaves.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Parts Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Wichita, KS (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Wichita, KS (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at AutoZone in March 2011.

    Interview Details

    Process consisted of an 1:1 interview with the store manager. Interview questions based on handling pressure, meeting sales quotas, difficulties with customers/employees followed by automotive parts knowledge(for example, suspension parts)

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me a time in which you had a difficult customer?   Answer Question
    • Tell me about a time in which you didn't get along with a fellow employee?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Able to negotiate based on sales/customer service experience/automotive knowledge.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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