CarMax is the nation’s largest retailer of used cars with 175+ stores and 24,000+ associates and continues to grow nationwide. We offer unmatched training, support and growth opportunities to help associates grow personally and professionally.
How to Get Hired
We asked CarMax for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.
What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?
CarMax is committed to hiring people with strong values of integrity, transparency and respect. We live these values every day and they drive how we treat out associates and our customers. We hire people who are passionate about providing an exceptional customer experience. Our associates’ dedication and drive to not only support the customer, but each other, is what makes CarMax a great place to work. You don’t necessarily need to have experience in the automotive industry to work at CarMax. We focus on hiring people with high integrity and provide award-winning training and development to help our associates build great careers.
What can prospective employees do to get your attention?
Attend Career Fairs
Join our Talent Community
Follow us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor and others
Apply to an open position
Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?
In store locations, the majority of open positions are in Sales, with additional positions in Service (detailers, experienced technicians), Purchasing and the Business Office. Positions range from full and part-time positions, with day and evening shifts available.
At our home office in Richmond, VA, CarMax has focus on hiring for digital and technology positions. Open technology and digital positions include a range of roles such as application architects, UX designers, security analysts and software developers. They will be charged with using innovative technology to enhance the e-commerce capabilities that CarMax offers customers.
What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?
Visit jobs.carmax.com to learn more about the CarMax value proposition, culture, career opportunities, future Grand Opening locations, and more. Applications are only accepted online and can be completed here. Also visit benefits.carmax.com for more information on our full and part time benefits.
To see videos with first-hand accounts from CarMax associates, visit youtube.com/carmax.