Department Area Supervisor

dd's Discounts ( a Division of Ross Stores) - Vallejo, CA


POSITION OVERVIEW: The Department Area Supervisor assists the Store Manager in managing and controlling the operations of the store to ensure that company standards and expectations are consistently met; supervises areas assigned by the Store Manager and follows the dd’s DISCOUNTS philosophy and policies researches to customers, Associates and merchandising. Responsible for learning all phases of store operations.


Responsible for all aspects of Store Operations in the absence of the Store Manager

Ensure that Company Standards and Expectations are met

Executes business plan to deliver desired sales and profit

Maintains good quality Customer Service

Assists in recruiting, training and developing Associates

Drives shortage control programs to deliver desired shortage results


Customer Service

Business Expertise

Development of Teams and People



At least 2 years management experience in a retail environment

Demonstrated ability to lead, manage motivate and communicate positively with store associates at all levels.

Ability to train, coach and develop Associates

Must have highly developed organizational skills and ability to prioritize

Must exercise considerable independent judgment and discretion

Ability to work variety of shifts

Must be able to move around all areas of the store.

Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods of time.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Direct supervision of all non-exempt employees

Job Type: Full-time


  • Management: 2 years (Preferred)