Administrative Assistant

Wolseley Industrial Group - Baton Rouge, LA3.4

30+ days agoFull-time
Wolseley Industrial Group – Baton Rouge, LA

If a career with an organization that rewards performance and provides a stable and supportive environment for its associate’s nationwide sounds good, Wolseley Industrial may just be the place for you. Our people are our biggest asset and share a common passion for customer service, which has helped shape us into the industry leader we are today.

Wolseley Industrial Group is currently seeking the right individual to fill an immediate need for an Administrative Assistant in our Baton Rouge location. If you have a love of meeting people and providing great customer service coupled with an interest in contributing directly to the bottom line of a multi-billion dollar organization, this is the position for you!


Prepare correspondence and communication for the department
Coordinate meetings and travel itineraries
Prepare presentation materials
Run reports
Provide support and perform general administrative duties for the department
Answer and route branch phone calls

  • Minimum of 2 years experience as an Administrative Assistant
  • Must be able to pass background check and DOT drug screen
  • Positive work environment
  • Product and vendor knowledge
  • Problem solving , listening and leadership skills
  • Be goal oriented, self-motivated and able to meet deadlines, build relationships and enjoy a team atmosphere.
  • Positive attitude
  • Excellent communication, time management and organizational skills
  • Ambition to succeed
  • General computer skills
  • Self Motivator
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Enthusiasm, courtesy and articulation
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Service minded, aggressive and congenial

As a large, successful company who prides itself on its stability, Ferguson is able to offer a competitive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, disability, retirement savings with company match, paid leave (holidays, vacation, sick, personal, and floating holidays), recognition programs, community involvement opportunities, and much more!

About Us

Wolseley Industrial Group is the industrial division of Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. corporately based in Newport News, Virginia. We are the largest North American Supplier of Pipe, Valves and Fittings, Integrated Services and Fasteners/OEM, specializing in delivering Automation, Instrumentation, Engineered Products and Turn-Key solutions. This includes being a provider of supply chain management solutions for a full range of MRO supplies with a focus on delivering significant cost savings across the entire supply chain. Our comprehensive range of services is supported by 18,000 associates, a National Distribution network, Regional Hubs and over 1300 local branches servicing all 50 states and Canada.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a),
which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination
against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.