We have an Internship Job Opening
Company: Shelter Midwest “A Beacon Roofing Supply Company”
Company website: www.beaconroofingsupply.com
Position: Internship
Date Available: 05-03-2012
Location: Various
Deadline for Application: 04/30/2012
Submitted by: Dana Bamvakais
Email Reply: [email protected]



Company Information:
Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. is one of the largest distributors of residential and non-residential roofing and complementary building products in North America. We currently consist of 12 regional companies in 36 states and 3 Canadian Provinces with 171 locations and more than 2,300 employees. We are known throughout the building supply industry for having quality people, quality service and quality building products. Beacon’s mission is to be the leading North American supplier to commercial and residential roofing and exterior building contractors through a family of long-established regional suppliers and to add value to our contractor customers’ businesses, to our employees’ careers, to our investors’ assets, and to our suppliers’ products. Our local branches stock a comprehensive product line that caters to their markets. In addition to roofing, local product offerings can include windows, siding, decking, waterproofing and many other external building products. Our status as a leader in our industry allows us to develop strong partnerships with leading brand manufacturers and to stock an unmatched supply of the professional components necessary for the quality, timely completion of our contractor-customers projects. We provide our customers with a comprehensive array of value-added services which distinguish us from our competition. We have earned a reputation for excellent employees, professionalism and high-quality service. We believe that quality service does not end with the delivery of materials – it ends with the successful completion of the project. As a result, “partnerships” are formed between Beacon branches and our customers that go beyond the industry norm. Beacon has grown by expanding its existing regions and by making strategic acquisitions. Our business is well-balanced between new and re-roof applications in both residential and commercial markets. A highly scalable platform, a proven business model, results-oriented management and a strong people-focused corporate culture give us a solid foundation for continued growth. Beacon Roofing Supply is publicly traded on the NASDAQ stock market under the symbol BECN. In June of 2006 Beacon Roofing Supply was named to the NASDAQ Global Select Market.



Enter into a an internship which provides an overview of the comprehensive Management Trainee Program (18 – 24 months). Training in 4 areas of business to include Inside Sales, Asst. Branch Manager, Warehouse, Sales, and Delivery.



Must be working towards a 4 year degree (prefer Industrial Distribution, general business with emphasis in sales/marketing) or have equivalent work experience within industry. At Beacon we are looking for the type of person who: Has a positive attitude Possess strong leadership abilities Has excellent communication skills Is willing to work hard to perfect their academic knowledge through hands-on training and experience Has a desire to work with manufactured products, computer and transportation equipment, and a team of diverse people Has ability to combine a passion for personal and company success with a desire to help our customers and vendors succeed in their respective businesses.



How to Apply:
You may view and apply to any current positions available for Beacon Roofing Supply (Shelter Distribution, Inc.) at www.careerbuilder.com or by going towww.beaconroofingsupply.com, click on careers and view available positions.

For additional information on jobs posted on our website, please contact:
Brenda Jochum, Internship Director – University of Nebraska at Kearney
Department of Industrial Technology
(308) 865-8122 phone     (308) 865-8976 fax