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Are you looking to work for a financially stable company? Are you looking to work for an Essential Business? Then look no further .....

Discount Drug Mart, Inc., an Ohio-based drug store chain, opened its first store in Elyria, Ohio in 1969. Gradually, we have expanded throughout Northeastern Ohio and into central and southern Ohio with 76 store locations currently and more growth planned for 2021 and beyond. Our corporate headquarters and distribution center are currently located in Medina, Ohio. Our strategy of consistent and controlled growth has made us a dynamic, financially stable company and the leading regional drug store chain.

We are seeking high-energy, team players with prior retail management experience (2+ years of previous retail management experience is required) and a proven ability to lead and direct in a retail store environment. Managers in Training work a 45 hour work week, with 2 days off. Must be available to work some nights, some days, some weekends and some holidays. Our stores are open 365 days a year, but we are NOT a 24 hour operation.

The Manager in Training will learn to manage all aspects of our store operations. The MIT program is very well structured and well defined to help prepare you for a career in Retail Management. The MIT program is a 6-12 month on-the-job training program, which is done at one of our store locations. During the MIT program, you will rotate through the ten training main departments within the store, gaining hands-on knowledge and exposure, which will help develop your management techniques. Upon successful completion of the MIT program, the trainee is then promoted into the Assistant Store Manager role with the goal of someday attaining a Store Manager position.

Qualifications/Experience for Managers in Training:

  • Must have 2+ years of previous experience as retail manager, grocery or drug store management environment.
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Customer Focus, Results Driven, Strong Organizational Skills, Communication Skills, Problem Solving/Decision Making, Job Knowledge and Relationship Management.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment.
  • Candidates must have Internal Motivation, resilience and must be a self-starter.
  • Must have a willingness to work a flexible work schedule including extended days, evenings, weekend hours and some holidays.

We offer an excellent benefits package, which includes:

  • Competitive starting salary based upon experience
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance available 1st of the month following date of hire
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Short-term and Long-term disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan with excellent matching contribution
  • ESOP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan)
  • Paid Vacation
  • Weekly Pay
  • Employee Store Discount Program

Discount Drug Mart is a Drug Free Workplace.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekends


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Retail Management: 2 years (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Shift Availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)
  • Night Shift (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No
Posting ID: 594635445 Posted: 2021-10-26 Job Title: Manager_in_traine