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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Director, Field Training & Leadership in Houston, Texas

About Our Company

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As a Director of Field Training, you will oversee field training for the Supply Chain function. This position will design the strategic direction and lead training for industrial roles within distribution centers, while partnering with operational leaders. Through this partnership, determine training needs to include: type, extent and scope of all training activities for new and existing employees. Organize and facilitate educational and training activities in order to expedite acquisition of knowledge, skills and abilities for successful and effective employee performance delivering against high productivity standards.

Job Description

Description

  • Create training materials for MHE / Warehouse production procedures.

  • Embrace leading-edge practices and training methods, including e-learning to maximize users' engagement throughout the training process. Materials and training guides must ensure an effective adult learning experience.

  • Cultivate relationships with Operations Leaders to identify training needs through a hands on approach to include assessing training guideline success.

  • Develop SOP's and ensure compliance, while ensuring implementation of new / updated training programs deliver expected ROI.

  • Measure the effectiveness of training and graduation rates of graduates and adjust strategy as necessary.

  • Establish clearly defined quality standards for all training programs. Develop and track training metrics showing the effectiveness of training in adding value to the business.

  • Assist with facility start-ups as required.

  • Assist in evaluation, selection of trainers and decisions to hire, terminate or re-assign.

  • Travel Required:Yes

Environment

  • Warehouse : Grocery Warehouse (50F to 90F)

  • Warehouse : Perishable Warehouse (28F to 60F)

  • Warehouse : Freezer (-20F to 0F)

  • Office : Office Temperature (65F to 75F)

Skills

  • Specialized Knowledge : Training Design (A.D.D.I.E.), Training effectiveness measurement

  • Special Skills : Six Sigma, Lean or other Continuous Improvement background a plus, Strong Working Knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Physical abilities: :

  • Other: : Ability to make sound decisions, proven ability to lead by example, outstanding verbal, written, multi-tasking and presentation skills, ability to implement organizational change

Years Of Experience

  • 2-5 : Leading a National Training Organization across a broad geography.

  • 7-10 : New / existing employee training within a multi-language distribution, manufacturing or production environments.

Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree - Business

Shift

1st Shift (United States of America)

Company

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

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