Req ID: 402100
OBJECTIVE OF THE POSITION: New Shop Opening Specialists priority is to schedule and facilitate truck care set up and opening in a manner consistent with established layouts. New Shop Opening Specialists will also be a communication liaison between our construction department, the general contractor, and store management making sure all final construction tasks are completed. New Shop Opening Specialists will also assist in training of Truck Care/SpeedCo personnel.
JOB SUMMARY: The New Shop Opening Specialist will coordinate tasks and duties with the truck care management team to ensure all equipment, fixtures and merchandise is present and set up according to planograms and the facility opens on the targeted date. The New Shop Opening Specialist will also communicate with appropriate vendors or personnel to make sure any missing equipment or parts arrive on time. During final stages of set up, the New Shop Opening Specialist will be on site, managing and directing activities with team members to ensure target opening date is achieved.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
BACKGROUND CHECKS: All offers of employment may be conditioned on receipt of a background check report and/or drug screen that is acceptable to Love’s
WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outdoor elements in all seasons. Occasionally, the employee will also be exposed to fumes and particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment and can be loud at times. While performing the duties, the employee is frequently exposed to dirt, dust, grime, grease, oil, gas, high-concentrated cleaning solutions, and human waste.
TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Travel is required for this position.
EEO STATEMENT: Love’s Travel Stops Inc. and Its Affiliates provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, the Company complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the Company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
Job Function(s): Operations
Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we’ve provided customers with highway hospitality and “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.” We’re passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love’s Family of Companies includes: