Join the Maxim Team

Parts Counterperson

September 16, 2021
Maxim Truck & Trailer
Calgary, AB
Job Type:
Full Time

Do you have technical knowledge of heavy-duty, agriculture, or automotive parts?  Do you enjoy helping internal and external customers with their parts products requirements? If so, this may be the job for you.



  • Sells parts to customers and builds customer relationships by correctly identifying parts needed, taking orders, creating invoices, billing out freight, and collecting payment.    
  • Increases sales and decreases obsolete stock by making suggestions, up-selling products and advising customers on product applications
  • Stocks shelves and reports stock levels.  Maintains counter and store area and may assist in putting up displays. 
  • Participate in annual parts inventories, clean-up and preparation work. 
  • Sources parts for select customers by phoning suppliers and competitors.  Seeks technical information regarding new & current products and orders merchandise within established limits. 
  • Accepts returned goods from customers for a credit
  • Pick parts based on computer generated pick tickets.
  • Consolidate orders going to same locations and package for shipping.
  • Load and unload couriers and delivery trucks from other branches.


Ideal qualifications:

  • 2 to 3 years of heavy-duty truck & trailer parts experience to ensure the ability to identify
  • Previous experience with front line sales and customer service (or willingness to learn)
  • Prior parts sourcing or purchasing of products an asset
  • Able to up-sell products to customers
  • Strong numbers orientation, attention to detail
  • Organized, sets priorities, meets deadlines
  • Basic computer knowledge with ability to learn in-house systems
  • Knowledge of Karmak business system preferred
  • A team player, shows initiative, and a continual learner attitude
  • Able to lift 50 pounds without assistance
  • Mechanical aptitude demonstrated through informal automotive/truck mechanical experience a definite asset
  • Forklift license or ability to achieve an asset


Why choose Maxim?

  • A competitive hourly wage
  • Group benefits including health (drug card), dental & vision
  • RRSP plan with company match
  • Educational assistance plan
  • Apprenticeship training supported
  • Employee referral $$ bonuses
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Strong team environment
  • Support of a national company

More about us:

We provide quality transportation equipment, parts, and service to our customers.  Headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, we are a full service truck and trailer equipment dealer with 18 locations from Vancouver to Montreal.  We are proud to be a Canadian company with over 500 employees in business for 40 years.


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