PARTS ASSISTANT

Job Posted: October 27th, 2021

Location: Salem, Virginia, US

Job Category:  Administrative

Carter Machinery Company, the authorized Caterpillar dealer serving Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and Washington D.C. is hiring a parts Assistant for government parts at our Salem, Virginia corporate headquarters.  The full-time Assistant performs administrative support and project management tasks.  This position is responsible for ordering, receiving, and shipping government parts orders. To efficiently fulfill orders, this position requires strong customer satisfaction, teamwork and communication skills. Warehouse organization and process implementation will be required.  DBS parts ordering and warehouse experience is a plus.

Requirements for the Assistant position include:

  • Self-starter able to work with limited supervision.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be highly organized and detail-oriented.
  • Able to communicate and network with Carter Machinery personnel throughout the company.
  • Strong computer skills required. 
  • Able to work hours required to meet job demands.

Physical requirements must be met for the Assistant job, including the ability sit or stand for prolonged periods of time.  Able to lift, carry and maneuver items up to 20 pounds in weight. This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive.  Additional duties may be assigned.   

Competitive Compensation and Benefits:

  • Health, dental and vision insurance.
  • Paid time off.
  • 401(k), $0.75 to $1.25 match up to 6%.
  • Life and disability insurance.
  • In-house training instructors/programs.
  • Tuition reimbursement.
  • Employee referral bonus program.
  • Discounts: cellular phone service, computers, tooling, cars and trucks.

Carter Machinery Co. Inc. is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities, or any other characteristic protected by law – are encouraged to apply.

Carter Machinery is a drug-free workplace.

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