Operations Intern

Elk Grove, CA


Slakey Brothers is a growing, dynamic organization and we recognize that the right people, offering their ideas and expertise, will enable us to continue our success. Slakey Brothers has an immediate opportunity for an Operations Intern to join our team. The Operations Intern will perform a broad range of duties within the department assigned while gaining exposure to Slakey Brothers business model and learning more about the company. Responsibilities: • Learn Slakey Brothers customer service philosophy and how to provide excellent customer service by treating all customers fairly and honestly • Assigned job functions will vary by department and may include administrative support, warehouse and delivery support, sales and marketing support, accounting and/or IT support, etc. Education/Experience/Skills: • Currently pursuing a 2 year or 4 year college degree • Excellent written and oral communication skills • Customer service oriented, proactive and self-motivated • Excellent interpersonal skills, both in person and over the phone • Ability to work in a fast paced, team oriented environment • Demonstrates strong desire to learn about Slakey Brothers Our internships offer you the opportunity to: • Meet weekly with the Hiring Manager to learn more about Slakey Brothers • Opportunity to meet with other key Slakey Brothers Managers including Slakey Brothers President, Vice Presidents, etc. • If assigned to a Slakey Brothers Branch, training in multiple areas of operations including will-call, receiving, cycle counting, order writing, deliveries, customer service, etc. • If assigned to a Slakey Brother Branch, but interested in another department such as Marketing, Sales, Accounting, etc., get the opportunity to job shadow in that department for one to two days • Upon completion of the Summer Internship, provide Slakey Brothers with written feedback regarding his/her experience • Interns who successfully complete the program may be considered for full-time employment after graduation Slakey Brothers, established in 1939, is a wholesale distributor of Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning (HVAC) and Plumbing dedicated to providing the best service and value to our customers in Northern & Central California, Western Nevada and Southern Oregon.


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Our team members enjoy excellent wages and a comprehensive benefits package.
    Benefits include health care coverage, LTD, 401k Profit Sharing Retirement plan, paid vacation, paid holidays and paid sick leave.
    Come join our successful team!
    Slakey is an equal opportunity employer.

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    • May take between 10 and 15 minutes to complete
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      • Past Employment information including list of job duties and contact info
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