Field/Operations Intern (Summer 2024)

at White Cap in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

A position at White Cap isn’t your ordinary job. You’ll work in an exciting and diverse environment, meet interesting people, and have a variety of career opportunities.

The White Cap family is committed to Building Trust on Every Job. We do this by being deeply knowledgeable, fully capable, and always dependable, and our associates are the driving force behind this commitment.

Job Summary

Internship allows students to gain hands-on experience in areas such as operations, warehouse management, distribution, production, and other departments.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities, and Key Accountabilities

+ Performs designated tasks and assignments to gain understanding of business functional needs.

+ Provides insights and recommendations for improvements on business functions.

+ Assists other associates with assigned tasks. Uses these interactions to gain information, insight, and experience.

+ Produces findings and draws conclusions from analyses. Makes oral and written recommendations to management.

+ Executes tasks directly related to functional projects and/or process improvements.

+ Communicates issues and roadblocks related to areas of responsibility.

+ Assists in research or special projects in a variety of areas in order to fulfill business initiatives and meet business objectives.

Nature and Scope

+ Refers complex, unusual problems to supervisor.

+ Under general supervision, exercises some judgment in accordance with well-defined policies, procedures, and techniques. Work typically involves regular review of output by a senior coworker or supervisor.

+ None.

Work Environment

+ Typically located in a comfortable environment but with regular exposure to factors that may cause noticeable discomfort or a moderate risk of accident or illness, such as temperature extremes, moving machinery, loud noises, and fumes.

+ Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds in a physical environment. Ability to stand for periods of time up to and exceeding 60 minutes. Ability to make repetitive movements, such as using a 10-key or calculator, bending, or squatting.

+ Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Education and Experience

+ High School Diploma or GED strongly preferred

Preferred Qualifications

- Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree.

- Demonstrated superior academic performance and strong analytical skills.

- Solid track record of results-oriented leadership

If you’re looking to play a role in building America, consider one of our open opportunities. We can’t wait to meet you.

Functional Area General

Recruiter Lanaro, Gabriela

Req ID WCJR-015627

White Cap is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. White Cap considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.

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Job Posting: JC249866949

Posted On: Oct 21, 2023

Updated On: Apr 13, 2024

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