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Plant Manager Trainee - UniFirst

UniFirst Corporation Portland, OR
  • Expired: 25 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Plant Manager Trainee Position

UniFirst is currently seeking Plant Manager Trainees for our Plant Manager Development Program. This accelerated program is designed for individuals with leadership and management experience looking for a tremendous opportunity to achieve rapid career advancement. Upon completion of the 6-month training period at your local UniFirst production facility, you will have the opportunity to become a Plant Manager in one of over 200 locations nationwide (ability to relocate required). UniFirst offers full relocation packages to our managers taking that next level Plant Management role once training is completed.

The Plant Manager Traineeposition is an integral leader within the UniFirst business unit. You will lead a team of over 40 people to help the business unit achieve its financial goals. Working closely with the General Manager on business planning, process improvements, safety initiatives, and employee relations improvements. You achieve results by getting the best out of your greatest asset, your people and you will have the opportunity to foster a culture of collaboration and quality.


A Plant Manager Trainee should be resilient, hardworking, goal oriented, honest, loyal, a self-starter, responsible, adaptable, possess a can-do attitude, and be a true problem solver.

- Has excellent communication skills
- Understands problem solving through root cause analysis
- Employs a supportive, collaborative management style
- 3-5 years in a managerial role
- Is a creative, big picture thinker who is not afraid of change
- Is innovative
- Bilingual English and Spanish preferred
- BA/BS required, business-related preferred.
- Strong project management skills and attention to detail.
- Excellent writing, communication, and organizational skills.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint and other computer programs.
- Candidates must be willing to travel.
- Candidates must also be willing to relocate.
- Proven experience with training.

UniFirst offers a Fleet of Benefits

401K with Company Match
Profit Sharing
Health Insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Life Insurance
Supplemental Life Insurance
Long Term Disability
Sick Time
Paid Holidays
Direct Payroll Deposit
Tuition Reimbursement
30% Employee Discount
Employee Referral Program

Where will a UniFirst Career take you?

As an industry leader in the rental, lease and sale of uniforms and facility services products, UniFirst Corporation has
grown to become one of the largest companies in the garment services industry.
UniFirst is recognized on the Forbes Platinum 400 - Best Big Companies List. With over 14,000 employee Team
Partners and more than 250 facilities throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Europe, you are never just a number when you work for UniFirst. What sets us apart from all other companies is that we still function as a family run business. When you work for UniFirst, you are family!

UniFirst Corporation has a strong history of promoting from within. In fact, most of UniFirst's Senior Managers have come from within the Company. Opportunities are endless for those individuals who possess a strong work ethic, a commitment to quality, and above all else, a passion for delivering quality customer service, both internally and externally. Our culture is what makes UniFirst an organization that stands out from the rest. Are you interested in loving your job? Find out just how far a career with UniFirst can take you.

UniFirst is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, ancestry, religion, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy, citizenship, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws

UniFirst Corporation


Portland, OR