Careers

Careers @ Southern Import Specialist

At Southern Import Specialist, Inc. we work day in and day out to serve our customers and achieve 100% satisfaction.


As a well-established, family run Mississippi auto and parts dealer since 1983, we continue to build on our company’s reputation by selling only the highest quality and most affordable products. With the extremely high price of auto parts today, the average person cannot afford to maintain their vehicle with proper maintenance. At Southern Import Specialist, we work to meet our customer’s needs: to only sell the highest quality auto parts, to provide you the best care during your purchase, and to help everyone afford our products. Upholding honesty, hard work, and integrity is our company’s most important priority.


Opportunities At Southern Import Specialist


Warehouse Manager

Job Description: Provides materials, equipment, and supplies by directing receiving, warehousing, and distribution services; supervising staff.

Position Description:

  • Familiarity with maintaining warehouse stock with skills involving, but not limited to: following and administering orders, exceptional organization skills, great verbal communication, alertness and sensitivity towards security protocols.
  • Strong desire to be an active team member and communicator in a small auto parts business

Duties and Essential Job Functions:

  • Receiving and maintaining warehouse stock
  • Controls inventory levels by: tracking warehouse stock by conducting physical counts, storing precise inventory information in company database.
  • Maintaining the physical conditions of the warehouse as well as the security of premises
  • Maintaining warehouse staff by recruiting, selecting, coaching, training, and monitoring employees
  • Maintains receiving, warehousing, and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local warehousing, material handling, and shipping requirements by studying existing and new legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions
  • Safeguards warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols.
  • Controls inventory levels by conducting physical counts; reconciling with data storage system.
  • Maintains physical condition of warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts; inspecting equipment; issuing work orders for repair and requisitions for replacement.
  • Achieves financial objectives by preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Completes warehouse operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
  • Maintains warehouse staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
  • Maintains warehouse staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

Front Desk Secretary

Job Description: This position includes clerical functions that are essential to operating Southern Import Specialists, Inc. and maintaining customer satisfaction.
Qualifications: Great organizational and communication skills. Must have the ability to meet strict deadlines and work in a high-pressure environment. Familiarity with Quickbooks desired.

Position Description:

  • Inputting customer information into online databases and/or Microsoft Word/Excel
  • Maintaining and organizing paper and electronic files
  • Maintaining organizational finances
  • Answering office phone and providing information to callers
  • Photocopying and printing
  • Maintaining filing systems
  • Answering customer inquiries and the ability to resolve customer complaints

Vehicle Parts Puller

Job Description: Geared toward mechanically inclined candidates and hard workers, this job entails pulling vehicle parts in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

Position Description:

  • Previous experience as a vehicle parts puller OR extensive automotive knowledge
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a face paced environment, follow and direct orders, and strong communication skills

Job Description:

  • Ability to pull vehicular parts including, but not limited to, removing: engines, alternators, AC pumps, transmissions, and/or any other necessary vehicle parts
  • Maintaining customer satisfaction
  • The ability to maintain a positive attitude and be an active team member amidst work pressure or stress

Get In Touch

555 Gulf Line Road, Pearl, MS 39208

Phone: 601-939-9195 Toll Free: 1-888-269-6139