Distribution Center Manager Trainee

IRON RIDGE, WI | General

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Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY: 

 

As a Manager Trainee, you will work closely with Department Management to learn each department’s functions and how each department helps the Distribution Center’s success.

COMPANY DESCRIPTION:

Menards, based out of Eau Claire, WI is a privately owned company and leader in the home improvement retail industry.  Stores depend on the Distribution Centers in order to receive a large majority of their product to make sales.  We currently operate 7 Distribution Centers:  Eau Claire, WI - Plano, IL – Shelby IA – Holiday City, OH - Terre Haute, IN - Iron Ridge, WI and Valley, NE.  Because we promote from within, we are looking for career-oriented team players seeking a rewarding and challenging career with exceptional advancement opportunities!

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage and lead team members in your area
  • Ensure that all product is received and shipped in the most efficient way
  • Keep all areas in good repair, orderly, and clean
  • Use equipment to capacity to fill orders
  • Ensure all safety policies are enforced, all training is up to date, and all equipment is guarded and well maintained.
  • Keep all safety training and maintenance documented
  • Keep open communication with all Team Members regarding safety issues
  • Work with supervisors and managers in your area to accomplish goals
  • Come up with innovative ideas to improve current processes

Skills & Requirements

 POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors Degree in business or related field such as Operations Mgt, Logistics, Supply Chain Management preferred or equivalent management experience
  • Ability to relocate
  • Able to write and speak clearly and accurately
  • Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Able to tactfully deal with guests and team members
  • Analytical and Interpersonal skills.
  • Leadership Abilities
  • Self-motivated and Goal oriented
  • Innovative
  • Organizational skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Articulate
  • Develop action plans
  • Decision making qualities