Keystone Automotive Operations, Inc. (KAO) is seeking to hire recent college graduates into the role of Management Rotation Trainee. Our two-year rotational program is designed to provide a challenging yet educational experience for qualified college graduates in the primary functional areas of our business. Participants will aim to successfully complete each rotation as well as cultivate suggestions and improvements of current KAO processes.
The Management Rotation Trainee will receive personal training from our program leaders, interact with each of our functional area leaders daily, and receive personal coaching from a dedicated mentor throughout the entirety of the program. The program is comprised of three core rotations: Sales, Category Management, and Operations & Logistics.
As a Management Rotation Trainee, you will be tasked with learning the fundamentals of each of these departments. You will work alongside managers to complete projects & tasks that will help in building the skills needed to become a future business leader.
Recent college graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Accounting, Finance, Economics, Marketing, or other business-related degree.
Minimum 3.0 GPA
Highly self-motivated individual possessing strong communication skills.
Must possess the desire to be a future leader
Must aspire to gain exposure to multiple facets of business to better acquire an appropriate foundation of knowledge.
Program Requirements: Travel and temporary relocation to at least two of the following locations may be required:
Flower Mound, Texas
Kansas City, Kansas
Candidates are required to work the typical schedules of the assigned roles within each rotation:
Work shifts vary greatly between some roles:
Sales & Marketing shifts are typically scheduled between 8 am – 6:30 pm
Operations shifts vary depending on role:
1st shift, 2nd shift & possibly 3rd shift
Workdays can be any days from Sunday through Saturday, depending on the role.
Delivery shifts typically start between 3:00 am – 5:00 am
Candidate must also be physically able to perform all required tasks:
Required physical activities:
Sales & Marketing
Sitting for extended periods of time.
Working on a computer for extended periods of time.