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Company: Penske
Location: Reading, PA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Transportation, Logistics, Trucking

Description

Position Summary:

Train for your career in an entrepreneurial environment steeped in a tradition of success. Our TEAM approach engages you in all aspects of our business – sales, operations and maintenance. Learn how we have become the nation's leading transportation company from the ground up – where the rubber really hits the road!

In this developmental role, you will receive 5 weeks of personalized training and be coached by managers and peers who started in the same seat. We will introduce you to our sales processes, leading edge technology and winning company culture through one-on-one, small group and web-based methods.

Within your first 6 months you will be invited to our global corporate office in Reading, PA for our capstone event – facilitated by Senior Leadership, many of whom also started in your very seat. We expect that most management trainees will be proficient and ready for their next career step in 8-12 months.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Develop consumer and commercial customer solutions to local and national accounts - including many of the Fortune 500.
  • Manage our large inventory of world class and nationally recognized vehicles, balancing fleet productivity, profitability and customer satisfaction in a fast-paced and dynamic workspace
  • Generate new business leads as well as foster existing customer relationships
  • Bachelor's degree required, preferred concentration in Business or Marketing
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Internship or related work experience in a customer facing role preferred
  • Results oriented, attention to detail and good time management skills
  • A valid driver's license is required, as is the ability and willingness to drive our Penske vehicles, including a 26' box truck.
  • Willingness to travel as necessary within the district (customers yards, close geographical area and training sites), work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.

This position is regulated by the Department of Transportation or designated as safety sensitive by the company, and the ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is required. Associates must have the

ability to accept responsibility for their own safety, as well as the safety of others.

Physical Requirements:

-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.

-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Penske Truck Leasing

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates a premier fleet of vehicles and serves its customers from locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Penske's product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit www.GoPenske.com to learn more.

Job Category: Management Trainee

Job Family: Operations

Address: 2675 Morgantown Rd

Primary Location: US-PA-Reading

Employer: Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P.

Req ID: 2328483


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