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Parts Specialist

Job Details

St. Louis - Maryland Heights, MO
Full Time
High School
$22.00 - $30.00

Job Functions

Who we are

Central Power Systems & Services (CPS&S) is the only authorized distributor for Allison Transmissions, Detroit Diesel, MTU and Mercedes engines in Kansas, Missouri and Northern Oklahoma. CPS&S has been serving the Commercial Equipment needs of the lower Midwest region with top quality On-Highway, Industrial and Power Generation products and services since 1954.

What you’ll do

You will work on the front counter in the parts department and be the “parts go-to” person. It is helpful to have had at least one year of experience in working with parts sales and delivery. Any experience with heavy equipment parts is a definite plus. Experience with MTU, Doosan, Detroit Diesel, Allison, CAT, or Cummins products is even better. All candidates should have excellent customer relations and communications skills. 


  • Provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers
  • Work closely with vendors and customers to provide parts in a timely manner
  • Prepare/perform daily & weekly shipments
  • Organize and ship parts
  • Provide shipping and receiving department support when needed
  • Create and maintain standard operating procedures for shipping & receiving 
  • Research websites and vendor databases for parts pricing
  • Additional duties to be assigned by Branch Manager

Benefits for YOU

  • Highly Competitive Pay
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance
  • 401k with company match
  • Paid Time Off 
  • Training & Professional Development
  • Paid Certification Training
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Positive and productive work environment


Work Conditions

Central Power Systems & Services is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

CPSS promotes a smoke-free and drug-free work environment.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous parts experience (looking up and sourcing parts)
  • Product knowledge (heavy equipment parts)
  • Active Driver's License with clean driving record
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Customer service oriented