Management Intern

3 months ago
Job ID
2017-1239
# of Openings
1
US-MI-Detroit
Category
Rental

Overview

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About the Company:
 
Alta Equipment Company is one of the Great Lakes leading equipment dealers, offering a wide variety of products including gas and electric forklifts, a diverse line of construction equipment and materials handling products. Alta brings 33 years of experience in service efficiency and fleet management to its customer base, providing rapid response and innovative solutions. We are a growing, progressive, multi-location distributor with 20 locations and over 700 employees based in Michigan, Northern Indiana and Illinois. Our core commitment is to provide outstanding service that exceeds our customers’ expectations. Alta’s Guiding Principles are that we Invest in the Best, we have a Passion for Excellence, we promote Mutual Respect, we are One Team, and we develop relationships that create Customers for Life.
 
We offer an excellent benefit package that includes:
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield health with 3 PPO plans to choose from
  • Delta Dental
  • EyeMed voluntary vision
  • UNUM company paid life, short and long term disability insurances
  • Voluntary life and long term disability buy up
  • Legal and identity theft insurance
  • Flexible and Health Savings Accounts
  • Paid holidays
  • Personal and vacation time
  • 401(k) with discretionary match

Responsibilities

Our Construction Equipment Group's Detroit Rental department is seeking a part-time/full-time Management Intern. The successful candidate will be an energetic and ambitious team player who will work within multiple facets with the Detroit Rental Department. The Management Intern will be exposed hands on to parts, service, and rental. The design of the Assistant Manager is to expose the employee to multiple facets of the organization to develop a strong understanding of what each department delivers for the organization.

 
Desired Skills and Qualifications:
  • Graduating Senior Spring 2018 or Recent college graduate with 2 year degree preferred
  • Professional business experience is highly desired
  • Customer Service experience is highly desired.
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to quickly apply training received
  • Technical background with good computer skills
  • Well organized
  • Willingness to learn
  • Desire to succeed
  • Positive, customer focused attitude
  • Computer Skills - Epicor/Silk Systems, Crystal Reports, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Language Skills - Intermediate: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
  • Mathematical Skills - Intermediate: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
  • Reasoning Ability - High: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Consistent, regular, and reliable attendance including being ready for work at the designated start time

Qualifications

Physical Demands/Work Environment:
  • Physical/Sensory Functions: Regularly will sit, use hands, talk/hear; Occasionally will stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, taste/smell.
  • Lift and/or Move Functions: Occasionally up to 25 pounds
  • Work Environment: Regularly will work near moving mechanical parts, exposed to fumes or airborne particles, outdoor weather conditions

What We Look For:

 

At Alta Equipment Company, we are looking for candidates who are a cultural fit with our organization and understand that every task and job goes toward fostering customers for life. Along with that, a great attitude that embraces mutual respect and delivering a consistent high energy level that exudes a passion for excellence. Also, we are searching for a skill set that has a high aptitude for the position with a continual focus on investing in one’s profession through additional training and learning.

 

Other Opportunities at Alta:
 
 Please visit our careers page at www.altaequipment.jobs to view other openings that may be of interest to you!
  • Job seekers only
  • Recruiting/staffing firms - please do not contact the company about this posting

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