About Shopko


Founded in 1962 and headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC operates 363 stores in 24 states throughout the Central, Western and Pacific Northwest regions. Retail formats include 131 Shopko stores, providing quality name-brand merchandise, great values, pharmacy and optical services in small to mid-sized cities; 5 Shopko Express Rx stores, a convenient neighborhood drugstore concept; 5 Shopko Pharmacy locations; and 222 Shopko Hometown stores, a smaller concept store developed to meet the needs of smaller communities.




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Store Management Trainee

Shopko - Glenwood, Minnesota

Posted: 11/9/2018

External Job PostingPosition Overview:
Shopko’s Store Management Trainee program is designed for motivated individuals looking to enter a career in store leadership.  Our accelerated program will pair you with a mentor and allow you to learn retail management responsibilities for Team Leadership, Customer Service, Salesfloor, and Logistics.  During the program you will lead teams and develop plans to achieve both short and long term goals. You will also have interaction with senior leaders; where you can learn first-hand the goals and direction of our company! 

Program Overview: 

Shopko’s Store Management Trainee program consists of 12 weeks of on-the-job training at Shopko and Shopko Hometown store locations throughout the country. 

You can learn retail anywhere.  At Shopko, experience the following 
• Kick off the training at Shopko’s Store Support Center in Green Bay Wisconsin
• Tour our various Store Formats, Distribution Center and Optical Lab 
• Participate in weekly calls with Sr. Leaders
• Spend one on one time with your District Manager Lead teams in each of the Store’s work centers   

Upon successful completion of this program you will be placed in your first role - an Assistant Manager in a Shopko or Shopko Hometown store.  Here you will lead a team of up to 40 teammates.  From there the sky is the limit.  We’re continuing to open new locations, so your first position could be anywhere. Relocatability is a must. 

Minimum Knowledge, Experience & Skills

• College graduate with a minimum of a 2 year degree (preferably in Retail or Business) or equivalent of 2 years of supervisor key carrier experience required
• Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
 Ability to work cross-functionally between multiple departments 
• Exceptional organizational, planning and analytical skills
• Demonstrated leadership abilities Drive, initiative, and the ability to learn quickly Ability to relocate

Already have retail leadership experience? That’s great! You have the skills and knowledge we are looking for and we want you to apply now. Let our recruiter help find you a role for one of our current openings.  Join Team Shopko!

Shopko offers a professional team-oriented work environment, career advancement opportunities, competitive wages, and a comprehensive benefits package!

Shopko offers a professional team-oriented work environment, career advancement opportunities, competitive wages, and a comprehensive benefits package!

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Shopko is an Equal Opportunity Employer functioning under an Affirmative Action
Plan m/f/d/v. 

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