Assistant Parts Manager

June 29th, 2022 by

Assistant Parts Manager – Lexus of Kelowna  


The Company

Sentes Automotive has four dealership locations in the valley including Lexus of Kelowna, Kelowna Mercedes-Benz, Kelowna Infiniti Nissan, and Vernon Nissan. We are a family owned, progressive and dynamic automotive group. We excel in the areas of training, technology, facilities, process and developing new talent. Our dealership locations span across Kelowna and Vernon. Each of the four locations operate separately, yet our operations team provides group resources and support, collectively. If you are considering relocating, there are many reasons why the Okanagan is an amazing place to live. With hiking trails, wineries, Big White and the lake all nearby, you truly get to experience the best of all four seasons in the Okanagan. If you live here, you know that already!


The Culture

Sentes Automotive is committed to:

  • An informative and seamless onboarding process
  • Being an active member of our local community
  • Doing business in a transparent and honest manner
  • Providing the best possible customer experience
  • A positive and professional work environment
  • Ensuring our staff are knowledgeable and have the tools to excel
  • Modern, clean, and inviting facilities
  • Diversity, equality, and inclusion
  • Being progressive and open to change (your feedback matters!)
  • Innovative technology
  • The health and safety of our staff & customers


The Position

  • The Assistant Parts Manager is to oversee the day-to-day operations of the Lexus parts department which includes but is not limited to management of staff, inventory management, front counter parts sales, and customer service to our vendors. Growth opportunities to Parts Manager are available.
  • Report to the Fixed Operations Manager
  • This position is full time, Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm (flexibility required)
  • Dealership hours vary, closed Sundays and statutory holidays


The Requirements

  • 3 – 5 years relevant experience in dealership / parts environment
  • 1 year experience in an assistant manager or relevant position
  • Lexus/Toyota brand experience is an asset
  • Positive attitude, strong work ethic and willingness to learn
  • Passion for the automotive industry
  • High degree of honesty and integrity
  • Appreciation for professionalism, processes, and structure
  • Ability to prioritize
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficiency in computer skills
  • Valid and clean driver’s abstract
  • CDK/One-Eighty/xtime experience is an asset


The Perks

  • Competitive wage ($55,000 – $65,000)
  • Benefit package including health, extended health & dental, and Employee Assistance Program
  • Sentes Academy (in house employee development training)
  • Advancement opportunities within the group
  • Employee vehicle purchase and service program
  • Industry leading automotive software
  • Company and social club sponsored events including BBQs, golf tournaments, staff lunches, holiday parties and more (we like to have fun!)


The Application

  • Our team wants to hear from you! If you are qualified, eager and the Sentes Automotive culture aligns with your career goals and values, please complete the application link below. Include your detailed resume, cover letter and references. If selected, you will receive an email from our recruitment team to begin the interview process. We look forward to discussing further


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