Job Openings: Valu Home Centers, Retail Management Trainee

Posted at 3:17 PM, Jul 02, 2018
Company Name : Valu Home Centers
City, State for position : Buffalo, NY 
Job Title : Retail Management Trainee     
Job Type : Full Time          
Job Category (Financial, Retail, etc.) (Optional) : Retail 

Job Description : At Valu Home Centers, our Retail Management Trainees become leaders of our store teams, DIY enthusiasts, and champions of the communities that we serve. Unlike other retail management positions where you’re stuck in an office pouring over daily reports, you’ll be on the floor and on the front lines directly interacting with our customers. Our competitive benefits package, paid leadership training opportunities, and emphasis on work/life balance are the perfect compliment to your career development.



Some of the benefits I will enjoy include:

- A competitive starting salary

- A Health Insurance package

- A great 401(k) plan

- Paid on-the-job leadership development and training programs

- Excellent opportunities for advancement determined by my abilities and achievements

- Paid vacations



To set myself apart from other applicants, I should mention:

- Previous work as a manager or supervisor

- Relevant leadership training and development

- Any past retail jobs and relevant responsibilities

- Home improvement and DIY knowledge


Valu Home Centers is a family-owned company, with deep roots in the communities that we serve. When you join our team, you join our family. Since 1968, we have provided our customers with world-class customer service, and as a store leader you will help to uphold our legacy through personal and professional development.


Valu Home Centers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace. For information on our policies regarding drug testing and incident reporting, please visit https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__valuhomecenters.com_safety_&d=DwIFaQ&c=aLv4kG3eFBuAUFgZFQ07JQ&r=llMI0JsE8Zeu0M0LLB1EcTrmJ8YhE0o0ZNrVhlB3FcA&m=HEtBRqwt3mg0JcMNO_PNhTR1ZVlXKPKUF2JTtvciBzA&s=2AOCBYe_5xC_uJ965e7IL5-X_87ZyehaaL0y9B3YiPE&e to learn more. 

Job Qualifications : The skills I'm ready to bring to the table are:

- The ability to provide a great customer service experience

- Working collaboratively within a team environment

- Being a 'people-person' and taking an active interest in our customers

- Leading by example

- Sincerely enjoying my interactions with customers

- An unwavering positive attitude

- The ability to create professional relationships with customers and team members

- Excellent communication skills


I will contribute to the success of my team by:

- Overseeing all daily store operations

- Assisting management team to recruit, hire, evaluate, train, and develop Sales Associates

- Strengthening and maintaining a strong culture of customer service among myself and my fellow team members

- Staying engaged with current DIY trends to better serve our customers

- Ensuring that our store meets company merchandising and appearance standards

- Maintaining product inventory levels, including the ordering and validation of physical inventory

- Acting on opportunities to provide training and mentoring to my fellow team members to set them up for success


Link to apply for job : https://valuhomecenters.com/manager-application/
Other ways to apply (Phone, email, etc.) : Apply online, by phone, or in person at your neighborhood Valu Home Center.