Management Trainee

West Barnstable, MA, US

Title:  Management Trainee

Are you looking to build a career with a stable and successful company? Are you ambitious, creative, personable, resourceful and hard working?  

Are you willing to roll up your sleeves and work in the warehouse one day and in the office the next?  


Do you have a strong desire to be a leader in the distribution and building materials industry? We are a growing organization looking to develop top talent to fuel our continued successful growth. 


Built on a solid foundation of prior success, our Management Trainee program provides training, development opportunities and guidance for Management Trainee participants to advance into management positions in 24 months from their entry date into the program.  


The program is designed to teach through a mentoring process. Participants need to be high performers with the willingness to relocate within our geographic footprint for development and career opportunities.   


Participants must have a positive attitude, be flexible and be willing to drive a forklift one day, and present to the leadership team the next! 


As a Management Trainee, you’ll receive a customized learning and training plan that will enable you to learn our business from the ground up.  

You’ll learn how to run a multi-million-dollar business while developing a strategy for continued growth.  


You’ll have the opportunity to work with people as motivated and driven as you and you’ll be empowered to influence change and make business decisions from your first day on the job.  


What can I expect? 

  • Competitive Pay 

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance 

  • Potential for Overtime 

  • Paid Time Off Plus Holidays 

  • Potential for training and certifications on an as needed basis 



Key Requirements:  

  • Will have graduated within two years of obtaining a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution with a major in Business, Management, Supply Chain, Marketing, or a related field of study. 

  • Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills. 

  • Strong problem solving and creative skills. 

  • The ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis. 

  • Strong ability to work in changing environment and see through complexity. 

  • Ability to effectively communicate with and influence all levels of the organization and help drive change. 

  • Proficiency with Excel, PowerPoint, and Word tools. 

  • Willingness to relocate within the company's geographic footprint. 

  • Authorization to work in the United States. 


Beacon Building Products values hard work and dedication and rewards its associates with an excellent compensation package.  


About Beacon: Founded in 1928, Beacon is a Fortune 500, publicly traded distributor of residential and commercial building products in North America, operating over 500 branches throughout all 50 states in the U.S. and 6 provinces in Canada. Beacon serves an extensive base of over 110,000 customers, utilizing its vast branch network and diverse service offerings to provide high-quality products and support throughout the entire business lifecycle. Beacon offers its own private label brand, TRI-BUILT, and has a proprietary digital account management suite, Beacon Pro+, which allows customers to manage their businesses online. Beacon’s stock is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol BECN. To learn more about Beacon, please visit 


“Our goal at Beacon is to cultivate an environment where all ideas are welcomed, and all our people feel empowered.”

Nearest Major Market: Cape Cod