Parts Supervisor supervises the daily activities of the parts department and its staff. Monitors the parts inventory database and places orders as needed. Being a Parts Supervisor may require a bachelor's degree in an area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager. The Parts Supervisor supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Thorough knowledge of department processes. To be a Parts Supervisor typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor.