- Heavy Lifting
- Communication Skills
- Microsoft Word
- Microsoft Powerpoint
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each and every day. We work in an energetic atmosphere that embraces innovation, diversity and teamwork, all while keeping our customers and communities at the center of everything we do! At Dollar General, employees have numerous growth and development career opportunities through award-winning training and being part of one of America’s fastest-growing retailers. Apply today and let’s grow together!
The intern will partner with Management to work on special projects. During this time the intern will help manage and streamline day to day operations timely receipt, stocking, order filling, and shipment of merchandise. Duties can also include supervising employees who operate rolling stock equipment and/or automated equipment
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conduct start-up meetings to communicate daily volume and safety topic of the week.
Utilizes Standard Operating Procedures to resolve and correct problems; communicates issues to members of management for the assigned department.
Utilizes Productivity Improvement Plan process to identify improvement areas.
Reviews quality measurements and reports status to a member of management for the assigned department.
Reviews quality measurements and reports status to reporting member of management for the assigned department.
Maintains positive employee relations and maintains employee records on a daily basis.
Supports safety programs to reduce or eliminate employee injuries
Will report weekly to members of Management on current status of project and overall performance.
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
Strong attention to detail.
Demonstrated employee relations skills and skills necessary to assist employees in conflict resolution and one-to-one communication.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Computer skills: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Undergraduate or graduate business student with/or pursuing major in Supply Chain Management.
Solid analytical skills and self-motivated.
Ability to effectively communicate to all levels of the organization.
Willingness to work in a team environment.
Handle multiple activities simultaneously and ensure accurate and timely completion of tasks.
Proficient user of Microsoft Office Tools: Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
Must be able to physically move throughout the distribution center to monitor the flow of merchandise.
Exposure to dust varied lighting and noise.
Some heavy lifting, bending, stooping, squatting, and kneeling may be required to assist employees when necessary.