O’Reilly Auto Parts distribution center jobs

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O’Reilly Auto Parts is an American chain of auto parts’ stores. Here, we will be looking at the employment opportunities at O’Reilly Auto Parts’ warehouses.

Company History –
Charles Francis O’Reilly was a salesman who travelled by train to sell auto parts in the Springfield area. He recognized the area as an opportunity for growth and asked to be transferred there. He had become a manager of Link Motor Supply along with one of his sons, Charles H. O’Reilly joining the company as well. Link planned a reorganization in the year 1957 which included of the retirement of Charles F. O’Reilly and the transfer of his son to Kansas City. Neither of them agreed with this plan and decided to start their own business, which was O’Reilly Automotive Inc. Today, the company has more than 3,469 stores in 38 states in the country.

Jobs available at O’Reilly warehouses –

At an O’Reilly distribution center, you can work as an Inbound or outbound Material Handler. As an outbound material handler, you will be required to perform multiple DC outbound functions, which include loading, picking or packing orders for shipment. As an inbound material handler, your job is to handle incoming products and ensure accurate inventory. You will unload freight and process paperwork from the vendors. You will batch, tag and stage incoming shipments. You will also be re-labeling products as directed. You must have a High School Diploma or equivalent and you must submit to the company’s pre-employment tests and pass them.

You can also choose to work as a custodian, whose responsibilities are to perform housekeeping and janitorial duties in all the areas of the distribution center. You will perform maintenance duties for outside grounds. You will be responsible for tasks such as emptying trash containers, cardboard containers and sweeping all floor areas of the facility. You will be operating floor scrubbing equipment to assist you in your work.

O’Reilly distribution centers are located in the following areas:
Atlanta , GA                                       Lubbock , TX
Billings , MT                Mcallen , TX
Dallas , TX                Minneapolis , MN
Denver , CO                Mobile , AL
Des Moines , IA            Moreno Valley , CA
Detroit , MI                Nashville , TN
Greensboro , NC            Oklahoma City , OK
Houston , TX                Phoenix , AZ
Indianapolis , IN            Salt Lake City , UT
Kansas City , MO            Seattle , WA
Knoxville , TN                Springfield , MO
Lewiston , ME                Stockton , CA
Little Rock , AR

Benefits offered by O’Reilly Auto Parts –
O’Reilly Auto Parts offers benefits such as Medical,Dental,Vision, Pharmacy Insurance, Short and Long-term disability Insurance(Company paid) as far as health benefits are concerned. The company also offers Life Insurance (company paid and optional), 401(k) Savings Plus Plan with company match, Team member purchase discount, Employee Assistance Program, Vacation Pay, Sick Pay, Personal Pay, Holiday Pay, Jury Duty, Payroll Direct Deposit, Military Leave, Bereavement Pay, Cash Holiday Gifts and Service Awards.

Applying for DC jobs at O’Reilly Auto Parts –
You can apply for a job at the distribution center of your choice by going to this page: https://corporate.oreillyauto.com/onlineapplication/positions/dc/list
The above link displays a page listing all the distribution centers of O’Reilly Auto Parts. Click on the location of your choice. If there are available job openings at that place, they will be displayed. Just click on the job position you wish to apply for. Once you click on it, it will say that the position has been selected. You can select multiple positions in the same manner. Once the selections have been made, click on ‘Apply Now’. It will then take you to a page where you can create a new user account to apply for the selected jobs. Fill in the details as required and create the account, using which you can complete the application process.

Below are additional pointers to help you get a better idea of O’Reilly warehouse jobs:

  • The average salary of a Material Handler at O’Reilly is $11.48/hr with the highest reported salary being $12/hr and the lowest being $10/hr.
  • Sample interview question – “Have you ever bent the rules at work?”
  • Sample interview question – “How well do you get along with others?”
  • Sample interview question – “How would you feel if you got to work and were told you weren’t needed for the day; ‘go home’”.

That’s all the  information on employment at O’Reilly warehouses. Overall, the employee satisfaction is good and 75% approve of the C.E.O Greg Henslee.


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