You are in the driver’s seat with a career at SRS and our family of companies. We are a leading wholesale distributor of roofing and building materials and need Drivers to grow our business. We are committed to the personal and professional growth of our team members and we show this by having a clear path of advancement for our Drivers with on-the-job and web-based training for you to move up to other positions within the branch. You are also rewarded for your safety.
We have the strongest national network of independent roofing distributors with the most hardworking team of people working together to deliver the industry's best products and services. In addition to our dedication to customer focus, SRS strives to become the preferred employer in the industry with highly motivated and engaged employees operating in an entrepreneurial culture.
We believe in hiring military veterans at any level for any position. We know your service trained you in many of the areas we value, such as; leadership, teamwork, performance, integrity, and safety. Are you a dedicated, disciplined, and highly motivated teammate? If your experience matches our requirements, we want you to apply today.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Your primary duty as a Driver Trainee, which we call a Logistics Specialist I, is to deliver materials to a customer’s place of business or to a job site. The primary vehicle used to accomplish this duty is a 24-foot flatbed straight truck with a gross weight exceeding 26,001 lbs. A hydraulic boom or articulating crane is attached to a truck to accomplish the delivery. You will operate within a maximum of a 200-mile radius of your home branch, with deliveries originating and ending at the branch (no deliveries result in an overnight stay). You may have to load and unload trucks using a forklift, Moffett and/or other mechanical equipment.
The Management Training Program is designed to be a hands-on program, where you will learn and make contributions on your first day! You will have full access to everyone at the branch, while mentored by a team of people, even up to your Senior VP. Your goal is to learn all aspects of our business, culture, and core values, so that you can rise to the position of Branch Manager and beyond. We offer a dedicated Talent Management team working with you and your mentors so that your experience is like no other in the industry.
SRS believes in hiring military veterans at any level for any position. We know your service trained you in many of the areas we value, such as; leadership, teamwork, performance, integrity, and safety.
Looking for hard-working people with the following criteria and interests:
Have we peaked your interest? Are you ready for a hands-on, in depth 1 to 2-year program at a distribution center?
Read on for the details of our program.
The “MIT” program:
As a Management Trainee, you will be hands-on from day one as you learn every position in the branch. Your other training will consist of individual mentoring, conference calls, webinars, online courses, and a 2-week training class in Dallas, TX a few months after you start. At corporate, you will meet the people who support you and the branches and our executive team, learn valuable information from industry legends, and add key sales and management skills to help you shine. It’s here where you will also meet other Management Trainees from across the US.
You will gain knowledge and experience regarding how to manage a multimillion-dollar SRS distribution center, by mastering the following subject areas such as; product knowledge, software, fleet and safety, warehouse operations, human resources, financial performance, sales administration, supply chain, transportation, and sales.
You will act like a CEO and manage and grow a branch of your own by developing your people; building relationships with your staff, customers, and vendors; crafting a plan for your branch; forecasting and managing a budget; selling our products; and being a visible member in the community. All with the support of a strong management team and a supportive corporate staff.
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