CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced that it is hiring to fill approximately 100 positions for the company’s fourth store in the Nashville metropolitan area. The FORTUNE 500 retailer is holding a hiring event on December 11 from 3 to 7 p.m. at The Avenue Murfreesboro on Medical Center Parkway. The company will be interviewing candidates and potentially offering jobs on the spot.
Available positions include more than 60 service operations positions, including inventory associates, service advisors and automotive technicians, as well as positions in sales, the business office, and purchasing department. In addition to selling cars retail to customers, the Murfreesboro store will serve as a production facility that will recondition vehicles to make available for sale in CarMax stores across the region.
CarMax is offering up to $2,000 sign-on bonuses for auto mechanics, and up to $1,000 sign-on bonuses for painters based on experience level. These highly trained associates will primarily work on reconditioning vehicles and preparing them for sale.
“Service operations technicians have the opportunity to continuously increase their technical expertise by working on a variety of vehicle makes and models,” said Tyrone Payton, vice president of regional service operations. “We have some of the best work environments in the industry: well equipped, climate-controlled facilities with state-of-the-art tools and technologies.”
The CarMax Murfreesboro store is slated to open at the end of February and will be located at 3506 Manson Pike. CarMax currently has nine stores in the state of Tennessee, including stores in Nashville, Madison, and Franklin.
CarMax has been named one of FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For® 15 consecutive years and is an equal opportunity employer. The company offers a competitive benefits package including paid vacation, medical and retirement plans, and vehicle purchase discounts. Automotive technicians find value in the company’s award-winning training program, strong opportunities to grow long-term careers, reimbursement programs for ASE certification, and free or discounted tools.