Open Position: Parts Department Manager

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Job Description

GP Transco is looking for a Parts Manager to organize and control truck and trailer parts used by our service department at our state of the art office in Joliet, IL. The Parts Manager is responsible for inventory stocking levels, daily supplies, inventory turns, and organizing day-to-day movement of the parts inventory along with protection and security of the parts inventory. 


  • Oversee the operation and continuous improvement of the parts warehouse and service technicians. Work closely with the Service Manager to ensure parts are available and properly inventoried and indexed

  • Manage and adjust inventory levels as needed, including forecasting parts department inventory and growth

  • Conduct part number and vendor research

  • Confirm parts processing and update the inventory system

  • Pull parts for shop and shipping purposes

  • Maintain physical orders of the warehouse

  • Catalog/barcode new parts properly

  • Track the return of parts and manage warranty returns

  • Supervise stock order procedures

  • Provide tech assistance when necessary

  • Managerial responsibility includes supervising work of others, employee relations, interviewing and hiring recommendations, performance evaluations, payroll/salary change requests, training, and scheduling


  • At least 1 year of experience in semi-truck parts sales and truck service technician experience preferred

  • At least 1 year of supervisory experience

  • The ideal candidate will have knowledge of mechanical equipment, computer-based inventory and order management systems, operating metrics, budget development, and will deliver results relative to a plan and budget

  • A minimum of High School diploma required

  • Driver’s license required

  • Forklift experience preferred


JOB TYPE:       Full time



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Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 7am to 5pm

Dispatch: 24 hours, 7 days a week

Contact Us

GP Headquarters:

3200 Channahon Rd 

Joliet, IL 60436


GP West Coast:
20710 Leapwood Avenue
Carson, CA 90746

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