Republic Services General Manager Accelerated Trainee (MBA Development Program ) in United States
About Republic Services
Through our subsidiaries, we provide non-hazardous solid waste and recycling services for commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers. Our customers come first as we strive to safely and sustainably provide reliable service through our facilities across 41 states and Puerto Rico. At Republic Services, we’re guided by five essential core values – to be Respectful, Responsible, Reliable, Resourceful, and Relentless in all we do, every day. Our highly passionate, professional team is reminded of these principles every time they see the five R’s joined together to form the Republic Services Star. It’s what makes us who we are, reminding us to keep our customers at the heart of it all.
Republic Services, Inc. was incorporated in 1996 with a “can do” spirit, driving its dramatic growth and acquisitions through the years, welcoming other organizations that share its values and fiduciary discipline. Today, Republic Services, Inc. is the second largest provider of services in the domestic non-hazardous solid waste industry, as measured by revenue as well as a Fortune 500 company, publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RSG).
Why Work with Us
We employ approximately 33,000 full-time employees and work to create and maintain an environment that attracts, develops and retains people who assure our success with customers and differentiate us from our competitors. We want to be an employer of choice for top talent. Recent recognition includes being listed on Forbes Best Large Companies in America, Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies and Business Insider’s Most Meaningful Companies in America.
The Accelerated GM Program is a full-time 2-year development program that provides on the job training and formal learning through a structured sequence of tasks and rotations through key roles within the Company. You will learn the fundamentals of the business; sharpen your leadership skills in a fast-paced environment; and establish close working relationships with executives, managers, employees, and customers. The strong operational, networking and leadership skills developed will enable you to grow your career and is designed to prepare you for a position as a General Manager in one of the most stable industries in the U.S. This development program starts in June 2018,
Learn and practice how to develop and lead a team?
Learn and practice how to manage a growing infrastructure through differentiation
Gain valuable experience in different locations throughout the U.S. (wIll need to be open to relocation).
Gain high visibility to senior leadership?
Receive continuous mentorship and support • Follow a clear and structured path to career growth?
Enjoy competitive wages and benefits
Reach your leadership goals in a structured time frame (approximately 2 years) Join us and help make a positive impact on your community, your environment, and your world.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilitites
Demonstrates a commitment to safety and compliance.
Works with other managers to plan and direct the work of the organization.
Receives instruction in subjects related to the rotational experience.
Attends training, watches guest speakers, and creates projects and/or oral presentations.
Works in different departments, including Marketing, Sales, Customer Service, Purchasing, Operations, or Human Resources, to gain perspective.
Adheres to guidelines of the formal training program.
Participates in periodic evaluations.
Participates with management in interviewing, hiring, and training employees.
Uses Company systems to analyze sales, gross profit, and inventory activity.
Works with management to develop and implement actions that protect Company assets and profitability.
Learns and demonstrates the leadership characteristics that support the Republic Way.
Works in key positions for specific amounts of time to learn the business (e.g., Sales, Operations, and Finance).
An MBA with a minimum 3.0 GPA. (Required.)
Prior leadership experience. (Required.)
Acute attention to detail.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Strong organizational, prioritizing, and multi-tasking skills.
Proven ability to make good decisions in a fast moving environment.
Strong interpersonal and influencing skills.
Basic understanding of business finance, controls, and metrics.
Rewarding Compensation and Benefits
Eligible employees can elect to participate in:
Comprehensive medical benefits coverage, dental plans and vision coverage.
Health care and dependent care spending accounts.
Short- and long-term disability.
Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.
Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).
Employee discount programs.
401(k) plan with a generous company match.
Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).
Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.