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Motorcar Parts Reviews

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Motorcar Parts Chairman, President, and CEO Selwyn Joffe
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4 Ratings

    Just like any other publicly traded company. There's the good and there's the bad.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Torrance, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Torrance, CA (US)

    I worked at Motorcar Parts full-time


    It's a professionally run company with brilliant minds at the helm.


    Unfortunately some people in middle management work will less than honorable ulterior motives of self preservation. There is an inner circle in the marketing department that have upper management's naive ears. Be careful when you're working here. "Watch your back Jack" -( Clear and Present Danger)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Value your soldiers as much as your generals. Listen to both sides.

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Motorcar Parts Interviews

Updated Jul 26, 2014
Updated Jul 26, 2014

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    Accounts Payable Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Torrance, CA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Torrance, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5 days - interviewed at Motorcar Parts in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    No complaints there.....Monica from HR is extremely professional and a very nice person. Monica called me and we set up an appointment to meet. When we did, I was interviewed by the Dept Manager and the A/P Supervisor.

    Negotiation Details
    No, I was initially offered $15 hr then was told after been hired that the starting rate would be $16.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Headquarters Torrance, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1968
Type Company - Public (MPAA)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue ₹10 to ₹50 billion (INR) per year

Motorcar Parts of America (MPA) is always ready for a fresh start. The company is a remanufacturer of alternators and starters for cars and all-weight trucks. MPA sells the remanufactured products to retailers and warehouse distributors, which sell to do-it-yourself (DIY) consumers and to repair shops (DIFM or do-it-for-me), primarily in the US and Canada. Some of its top customers include retail chains AutoZone (48% of sales), Advance, Genuine Parts, Pep Boys, and O'Reilly Automotive. Although most of MPA's products are sold under its customers' private labels (about... More

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