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Project Manager, Distribution Center



Memphis, TN, USA · United States
Posted on Wednesday, May 1, 2024

AutoZone's Distribution Center Project Manager manages the project life cycle, ensuring projects are started on-time, completed on-time, and costs are within budget. The position is responsible for coordinating efforts across many different departments and various external organizations ensuring all resources are aligned to help accomplish objectives on-time and within budget. In addition, the position is responsible for resolving any day-to-day operational issues regarding DC systems.


· Develop project management leadership skills and training for DC Maintenance Managers

· Lead DC Maintenance Manager weekly calls for project updates and status reports

· Maintain and update weekly SSC project list to include job scope, estimate, cost vs budget, approval, schedule and punch list

· Plan, organize and lead annual Maintenance Manager meeting

· Train and manage DC Maintenance Managers in bidding process including bid scopes, bid breakdown, bid analyzation and final negotiation for individual DC maintenance projects

· Develop, maintain, administer and order equipment on the DC annual fiscal year request bucket list submitted by each DC

· Develop and maintain BBPs

· Utilize AZ Procurement as required to bid/reverse auction DC equipment

· Develop and maintain equipment files with current costs and specification/cut sheets on all equipment utilized by DCs

· Engage DC Maintenance Managers with goal of alignment on model, or manufacturer of equipment to insure consistency, and best life cycle cost

· Manage utility usage, reporting and utility conservation projects in DCs

· Monitor and manage DC period maintenance costs

· Complete and submit ARS requests for Supply Chain; monitor and report until approved

· Monitor annual maintenance procedures for paving, roofs and major components of DCs

· Manage vendor PO, invoicing for assigned projects and DC equipment purchasing

· Assist in training new additions to the SSC Maintenance/Construction team

Ability to work in a Safety Sensitive environment (DC)

Other duties as assigned


  • A minimum of 5+ years relevant experience
  • Proven record of strong organizational and project management skills required


  • Strong analytical, organizational and communication skills are needed
  • Up to 20% Travel with overnight stay

Benefits at AutoZone

AutoZone cares about people. That’s why AutoZone offers thoughtful benefits programs with one-on-one benefit guidance designed to improve AutoZoners’ physical, mental and financial wellbeing. Some of these benefits include:

    • Competitive pay and paid time off
    • Unrivaled company culture
    • Medical, dental, vision, life, and short- and long-term disability insurance options
    • Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts with wellness rewards
    • Exclusive Discounts and Perks, including AutoZone Instore discount
    • 401(k) with Company match and Stock Purchase Plan
    • AutoZoners Living Well Program for mental and physical health
    • Opportunities for career growth and tuition reimbursement

Eligibility and waiting period requirements may apply; benefits for Autozoners in Puerto Rico, Hawaii or the U.S. Virgin Islands may differ. Learn more about all that AutoZone has to offer at careers.autozone.com.

An ONLINE APPLICATION is REQUIRED. Click the Apply button to complete your application. For step-by-step instructions on how to apply visit careers.autozone.com/candidateresources

Join the AutoZone team and put your career into overdrive with an essential employer who prioritizes employee safety. We are a veteran and military family-friendly employer, and we encourage candidates with military experience to apply.