We have a Full-Time Job Opening
Company: Applied Industrial Technologies
Company website: www.applied.com
Position: Sales and Management Trainee (COMET Program)
Date Available:
Location: Various US Locations
Deadline for Application: 8/15/17
Submitted by: Erin Owen
Email Reply: [email protected]


Company Information:
Founded in 1923, Applied Industrial Technologies is a leading industrial distributor serving MRO and OEM customers in virtually every industry. In addition, Applied provides engineering, design and systems integration for industrial and fluid power applications, as well as customized mechanical, fabricated rubber and fluid power shop services. Applied also offers maintenance training and inventory management solutions that provide added value to its customers. For more information, visit www.applied.com.


Our Career Opportunity and Management Employment Training (COMET) is the exclusive award-winning, fast track training program of Applied Industrial Technologies. COMET is for those who desire a challenging role in the sales and distribution of industrial components. You will learn about the business from the ground up. Be part of an organization with a bright future. Your training program will include 10 months of personalized training and coaching by managers and peers, many of whom started in the same position. You will receive product training and soft skills training in sales, communications, and customer service through one-on-one, small group, web based methods, and on-the-job training. We will introduce you to our sales and operations processes, technology, and strong company culture focused on customer satisfaction, personal mastery, and individual/team contributions. Our program, which runs from September through May of each year, has produced sales professionals, local managers, national account managers, regional managers and vice presidents for Applied®.



•Bachelor’s degree

•Valid driver’s license and clean driving record Preferred:

•Internship or related work experience in a customer facing role

•Proven leadership skills

•Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering Technology, or Communications Desired characteristics:

•Strong desire to build a sales career

•Mechanical interest •Results oriented, attention to detail, and good time management skills

•Potential to fill leadership roles in the future


How to Apply:
Please send a resume to [email protected] or check our career website for a specific geographic opportunity beginning in late October.