Sales Internship (Multiple Locations)

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Sales Internship (Multiple Locations)

San Luis Obispo, CA
  • Responsibilities

    Job Description:

    Ferguson’s summer internship program is an intense 10-week program. Over the course of the summer internship, you will be exposed to all aspects of our business. Ferguson approaches training from a "hands on" point of view. We believe in growing our associates from the ground up.

    Through our internship program, you will be introduced to the warehouse and counter where you will gain credibility and learn extensive product knowledge in a short period of time. You will also be given the opportunity to explore our sales, operations, and credit departments. You will learn the value of developing and maintaining customer relationships as well as understand our business from a “big picture” perspective. Our internship program will allow you to explore your strengths and career interests. Most of all, our internship program will provide you with real, hands-on business experience that will supplement your classroom education.

    As an Intern you will need to possess the following attributes:

    • Outgoing Personality
    • Confidence
    • Self-Motivation
    • Strong Interpersonal Skills
    • Trustworthiness
    • Persistence
    • Attention to Detail
    • Ability to Follow Through
  • Qualifications

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Active membership in a College or University’s professional sales program or pursuing a professional sales certificate

    The internship will be held in either Pomona, CA, or San Luis Obispo, CA, Housing is not provided.

    The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.

  • Industry
    Wholesale Distribution
  • About Us
    Ferguson raises the bar for industry standards as the top-rated wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing supplies. However, our expertise goes beyond plumbing. We are a diverse distributor that spans multiple businesses including HVAC/R, waterworks and industrial. In the past 65 years, we’ve grown from a local distributor to a $18.4 billion dollar company with more than 1,400 locations and over 27,000 associates nationwide. Our associates provide expert advice and a range of products and services our customers want to improve their construction, renovation and maintenance projects. Providing world-class customer service is a cultural belief that is demonstrated every day through our expansive product selection backed by our knowledgeable associates.