PO Box 158
220 S Main St.
Kennebec SD 57544
Toll Free 888-868-3390
Fax 605-869-2221


Charley’s Welding and Auto – A NAPA Auto Care Center has a great job opening!

(Charley’s Welding and Auto is a business division of Kennebec Telephone Company Inc. so it has the support of a South Dakota Family owned Company that has been in existence 109 years)

Job Description

Charley’s Welding and Auto a NAPA Auto Care Center is seeking a hard-working Store Manager to join our growing auto care team. The Store Manager is primarily focused on demonstrating true leadership with vision, collaboration, trust, respect and effectiveness while operating a market leading NAPA Auto Care store.

Job Responsibilities
As Store Manager, you will be taking responsibility for over sight of the business including - financials, over sight of an experienced 5 person staff, marketing, customer relations, initiatives and business plans for the store and solving roadblock issues.

Other responsibilities include:
* Identifying new customers and revenue opportunities for the store
* Helping with outside sales in identifying, developing and maintaining accounts
* Steering towards continuous improvement in processes and procedures
* Protecting and maintaining the security of store assets
* Displaying pride in navigating a store recognized for safety and appearance


The ideal Charley’s Welding and Auto Store Manager will have some experience in a business environment and also have strength of character with the ability to demonstrate fairness in all customer and employee interactions in order to be considered for the position.
Other requirements include:
* High School Diploma or equivalent; technical or college degree or business experience is a plus
* Passion for delivering customer care and building long term relationships
* Knowledge of inventory controls, stocking levels and seasonal shifts is a plus
* Personal drive, self-motivation and initiative to accomplish business goals
* Pre-employment drug screen and background check. 
 If you are interested or have more questions, please call Rod at 605-869-2220 or email rodb@kennebectelephone.com

Company Profile

Kennebec Telephone Company has been in operation since 1908.  The company is presently owned by the Rod and Donna Bowar family and Matt Collins.  Kennebec Telephone serves the two communities of Presho and Kennebec located in south central South Dakota.  The company has  over 775 access lines, provides Long Distance service, High Speed Internet (DataNet), Excavation, Electrical work, Cable TV, Local Telephone Service, Computer Repair, Auto and Welding Repair and Napa Store. Contact our office for more information on what we can do for you.  No job to big or small.

The business office is located on main street in Kennebec, South Dakota.  

Office Hours 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Business Office Phone (for billing and service related questions) 605-869-2220

After Hour Emergencies 605-869-2424
(This is a radio phone and may sound different than a normal connection.)

Our Mission 

Our mission is to provide the highest quality telecommunications and information services to our customers at an affordable price.  We will strive to offer prompt, friendly and dependable service along with the latest technology to attain the highest possible customer satisfaction.

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