WORLDPAC OE Catalog Auto Parts Specialist in Newark, CA at WORLDPAC

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Newark, CA
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Job Description

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


OE Catalog Content & Interchange Analyst

Are you in retail auto-parts sales / operations and looking to grow your career into the administrative areas of the business? Are you ready for the work / life balance of weekends off and a normal business work day?

Join the WORLDPAC Automotive Replacement Parts Catalog Development Team!  This position is located at WORLDPAC’s corporate headquarters in Newark, California.  This is a great opportunity to put your automotive parts and / or service knowledge and experience to work at the corporate / wholesale level.

The OEM Catalog Content & Interchange Analyst researches, develops, and maintains the WORLDPAC OE / Original Equipment Web Based automotive replacement parts catalog and associated product data bases.  

  • Researches products and fitment information using OE factory parts data, cataloging and other resources. 
  • Identifies and categorizes product part type.   
  • Creates catalog look ups / application sets meeting WORLDPAC catalog form, function and style objectives.     
  • Researches and establishes OE to Aftermarket part number / product associations and interchangeability. 
  • Troubleshoots catalog application, product data base and interchangeability issues.   
  • Interacts with numerous company departments:  Product Development, including Product Managers, Purchasing, Customer First, Operations, Quality Assurance and Sales.

Job Requirements

and Abilities:

  • Exceptional problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills.
  • Production of an accurate and consistent work product within a very structured environment. 
  • Objective assessment of priorities within one’s own list of projects and initiatives.
  • Self-motivated and self-disciplined.
  • Systems oriented.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Computer literate and proficient - ideally in data base centered software application(s).
  • Understanding of research, categorization and classification concepts and processes.
  • Actual experience with cataloging and/or organizational data base applications is a plus.
  • General automotive design and mechanical systems knowledge base a plus.
  • Automotive replacement parts, aftermarket and/or OE, in a retail or wholesale/distribution and / or repair facility environment experience is a plus.
  • ACES environment related experience is highly desirable.