Ferguson raises the bar for industry standards as the top-rated wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing supplies. However, our expertise goes beyond plumbing. We are a diverse distributor that spans multiple businesses including HVAC/R, waterworks and industrial. In the past 64 years, we’ve grown from a local distributor to a $15 billion dollar company with more than 1,400 locations and over 24,000 associates nationwide. We pride ourselves on delivering world-class service and our customers know that "Nobody expects more from us than we do" is more than just a tagline to Ferguson associates. It's a cultural belief that is demonstrated every day through exceptional customer service, product selection and industry knowledge.
Seeking a Purchasing Career?Are you a recent college graduate who is more interested in a career than just a job? If you are looking for an industry leading, innovative company to call home, look no further.Ferguson is looking for future leaders that are self-starting and motivated to be a part of our growing family. We are looking for college graduates to begin their careers in our entry-level Purchasing Trainee Program, where you will learn our business from the ground-up and what it means to provide world-class customer service in a growing industry.No experience? No problem. With locations in every state and a commitment to provide you with the necessary training to be successful, Ferguson will give you all the tools you need to grow.Characteristics of Success:- A desire to learn. We invest in all our associates. A dedicated Trainer gives you a solid foundation as an entry-level Purchasing Trainee, so that you can understand the entire business and excel in your sales career.- Someone who values building long-lasting relationships with customers and colleagues.- Team players driven to succeed and who want to have ownership of their own careers.- Community investment. Ferguson proudly supports the communities, families, military, and educational initiatives in the areas in which we operate. We want individuals that want to help us strengthen our impact in the communities where we live and work.How we do it:College of Ferguson: Our entry-level Purchasing Trainee Program. You will begin your career in our Cincinnati location and relocate every 6 months for 24 months to our various Shared Purchasing Centers. You will rotate through our warehouse, accounting process, sourcing and purchasing in an integrated supply division.Upon completion of the Trainee Program, you will relocate to your final assigned location and will be responsible for providing exceptional customer service for existing and prospective customers. You will be prepared to assist in multiple sales functions, develop and maintain customer relationships, present job quotes, and provide accurate pricing/inventory information to customers.
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