We have a Full-Time Job Opening
Company: Ferguson Enterprises
Company website: www.ferguson.com/careers
Position: Logistics Trainee Program
Deadline for Application: 4/4/2016
Submitted by: Elizabeth McLeod
Email Reply: [email protected]
Ferguson raises the bar for industry standards as the top-rated wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing supplies. However, our expertise goes beyond plumbing. We are a diverse distributor that spans multiple businesses including HVAC/R, waterworks and industrial. In the past 63 years, we’ve grown from a local distributor to an $11 billion dollar company with more than 1,400 locations and over 20,000 associates nationwide. We pride ourselves on delivering world-class service and our customers know that “Nobody expects more from us than we do” is more than just a tagline to Ferguson associates. It’s a cultural belief that is demonstrated every day through exceptional customer service, product selection and industry knowledge. FERGUSON FACTS Market position: Largest distributor of commercial and residential plumbing supplies, and pipe, valves, and fittings (PVF) in the US Second largest distributor of waterworks products Third largest distributor of industrial and HVAC/R products Company size: $11.6B in sales 20,000+ associates 1,400 locations 12 strategically-located distribution centers throughout the US Serves customers in all 50 states, the Caribbean, Puerto Rico, and Mexico Distributors of: Commercial and residential plumbing supplies Pipe, valves, and fittings (PVF) Heating and cooling equipment (HVAC/R) Waterworks Industrial and mechanical products Fireplaces and fire protection products Kitchen, bath, lighting, and appliances Tools and safety equipment
Ferguson is looking for an entrepreneurial type college graduate who is seeking a professional long term career to begin as a Logistics Trainee in one of our Distribution Centers around the country. The ideal candidate must possess a strong work ethic, diverse communication skills, a drive to succeed, confidence, trustworthiness, attention to details, and the willingness and ability to take the initiative. If this is you, we just might be the company you are looking for. Logistics training includes a basic introduction into how business operations and logistics play a key role in business success. Some of the key areas that you will learn during your training include supply chain management, information systems, order processing, warehousing, sourcing, logistics management, and much more. You will also be exposed to key issues in transportation logistics, including understanding how to minimize transportation costs, and how to calculate the “landed” cost of delivered products. Upon completion of the program, there will be an opportunity to move into a supervisor or management role in a distribution center or branch warehouse. Distribution Center (DC) Locations: Frostproof, FL Fort Payne, AL Fulton, MS Front Royal, VA McGregor, TX Mira Loma, CA Richland, WA Stockton, CA Celina, OH Waterloo, IA Coxsackie, NY More information about Ferguson can be found at www.ferguson.com. The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.
Our minimum requirements are a Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Liberal Arts, OR 8 years of active military service, an interest in logistics/wholesale distribution, and a willingness to relocate to one of our DC locations. APPLY TODAY!
How to Apply:
Please apply online for this opportunity at: https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/ASP/TG/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=25371&siteid=5330&AReq=22710BR