Store Manager in Training

Lamps Plus - San Jose, CA (30+ days ago)3.6

Lamps Plus, the nation's largest lighting retailer, has a company culture that fosters a collaborative work environment focused on mentorship and professional development. Our company offers its employees exceptional hands on experience, opportunities for growth, work-life balance, and competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401k, employee discounts, recreational discounts, and credit union membership.

If you are enthusiastic and interested in working with a growing company, please apply on our careers website at

This is a non-exempt, full-time position. During the initial 6 months of employment, the MIT will be traveling to other locations to include out of state, for training purposes. Upon successful completion of the Manager in Training position, the MIT will transition to a Store Manager role, which may require mandatory relocation depending on the store location openings.


  • Assist the Store Manager with leading, directing and motivating a commissioned sales team in order to achieve the overall company sales objectives.
  • Deliver top-tier customer service to every customer, building loyalty and referrals.
  • Drive Company programs while minimizing operational expenses.
  • Present and discuss various lighting and interior design product options based upon discovery of the prospective clients' lifestyle, needs and goals.


  • Minimum of 2 years of prior retail experience.
  • Prior Retail Store Manager experience is preferred.
  • High School Diploma required. A Bachelor's Degree is preferred.
  • Interior design education or related home furnishings experience a plus.
  • Must possess strong computer literacy, as well as great training facilitation and communication skills.
  • Motivated, energetic individual who enjoys working with people and providing superior customer service.
  • Must be reliable and be able to work a flexible retail schedule including evenings and weekends.
  • Must pass security background check.

Lamps Plus is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time