Job Description

Management Trainee

Come work for the largest equipment dealer in the Midwest! Are you a hardworking individual that thrives in a fast-paced environment? If so, then come join our award winning team!

We provide our employeees with the tools and resources to be successful:

  • Training

  • Competitive wages

  • Company computer

  • Company desk phone

  • Work schedule: M-F, day shift

The successful candidate will be an energetic and ambitious team player who will work with multiple departments. The Management Trainee will be assigned corporate projects while also rotating through some or all of the following departments: Parts, Service, Rental, Sales, Marketing, IT, Accounting, and Warranty. The design of our Management Trainee program is to expose the employee to multiple facets of the organization to develop a strong understanding of what each department delivers for the organization.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Recent college graduate with 4 year degree preferred

  • Professional business experience is highly desired

  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Must be able to quickly apply training received

  • Technical background with good computer skills

  • Well organized

  • Willingness to learn

  • Desire to succeed

  • Positive, customer focused attitude

  • Computer Skills - Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Business Intelligence (BI)

  • Language Skills - Intermediate: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

  • Mathematical Skills - Intermediate: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

  • Reasoning Ability - High: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

  • Consistent, regular, and reliable attendance including being ready for work at the designated start time

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

  • Physical/Sensory Functions: Regularly will sit, use hands, talk/hear; Occasionally will stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, taste/smell.

  • Lift and/or Move Functions: Occasionally up to 25 pounds

  • Work Environment: Occasionally will work near moving mechanical parts, exposed to fumes or airborne particles, outdoor weather conditions

Culture is Job #1. Alta Equipment Company prides itself in the 3 P's of business: People, Process and Product. By investing in the best people and creating a "one team" approach, Alta Equipment Company earns customers for life.

If you have a passion for excellence and are ready to make a difference within our organization, we're ready for you. Whether it's selling the world's-best big iron, rolling up your sleeves and servicing our industry-leading construction and material handling product brands or being a difference maker behind the scenes, we can use your skillset.

At Alta Equipment Company, we believe in mutual respect and are committed to diversity while inspiring our employees to reach their maximum potential. Voted a "Top Work Place" by the Detroit Free Press, our 900 employees in Michigan, Illinois and Northern Indiana are committed to excellence. It's the Alta way.

So, let's start the conversation. Click the link to apply and begin the journey of a lifetime.

At Alta Equipment Company, we are looking for candidates who are a cultural fit with our organization and understand that every task and job goes toward fostering customers for life. Along with that, a great attitude that embraces mutual respect and delivering a consistent high energy level that exudes a passion for excellence. Also, we are searching for a skill set that has a high aptitude for the position with a continual focus on investing in one's profession through additional training and learning.

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We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to gender, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class.

ID: 2021-2839

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Street: 1061 Stepke Ct

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