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Management Trainee - UniFirst


Jacksonville, Florida

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Management Trainee Position (DOT Required)

UniFirst is currently recruiting for a Management Trainee. In this position, the right candidate will learn virtually every facet of our business, our operations, and our Textile Services Industry.

  • Learn how to manage all aspects of operations, including staffing and budgets
  • Learn all requirements of the RSR position and successfully run your own route
  • Learn all requirements of the DSM position and successfully manage your own team of routes
  • Become proficient in the Professional Sales process and in soliciting new customer accounts
  • Learn all requirements of the Sales Manager position
  • Learn all requirements of our Production Department, and Production Manager position 
  • Learn how to recruit, train, and supervise staff, ensure mutual respect, recognitions, and a “family” culture among all “Team Partners”
    Participates in developing and executing testing related to new billing and CRM system
  • Works with management, business users, and information systems group to analyze and correct data quality issues for the conversion between current billing system
  • and new billing and CRM system
    • Develops detailed documentation on how to correct each data quality issue
    • Works with UniFirst location(s) staff on correcting data quality issues prior, during and post conversion of new billing and CRM system 
    • Assist with new billing and CRM system deployment by becoming a system 'expert'. During system rollout will be involved in on-site user training
  • Support field post training/conversion with follow up visits, and problem remediation
  • Participates in standards and procedures development and refinement
  • Assist with tasks related to coordinating new/renewal National Account initiatives
  • Assist with tasks related to coordinating adoption of new company acquisitions
  • Assist with general location and personnel training and evaluations

  • Able to obtain DOT certification. 
  • BA/BS required, business-related preferred. 
  • Strong project management skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent writing, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint and other computer programs.
  • Candidates must be willing to travel.
  • Candidates must also be willing to relocate if necessary.
  • Proven experience with writing procedures and documentation.
  • Proven experience with training.
  • Strong business sense.
  • Proven communication and organizational skills.
  • Ideal applicant will have a thorough understanding of UniFirst’s existing operational systems and procedures.
  • To be considered, include resume and salary requirements.

UniFirst Corporation is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer M-F-Disability-Vet


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