Without the work of our distribution center team members, we couldn't provide the products and services our customers and communities have come to expect in our stores. Our distribution facilities are some of the most productive in the industry, and the secret of our success is two-fold.
First, we designed new technology that simplifies and streamlines every distribution process. Second, we created a workspace that adapts to individuals' unique needs to encourage success, thereby broadening our workforce by extending opportunities to people with disabilities in our Windsor, CT and Anderson, SC locations, both with specialized workstations and other accommodations.
All individuals enjoy the same benefits and career potential. Delivering merchandise from our distribution center is no small feat, but with our state-of-the-art technology and diverse group of dedicated team members, we accomplish it every day.
Management positions at our distribution facilities oversee the productivity, finances, inventory and individuals at their location. From function manager to distribution center manager, these positions are both challenging and rewarding, as they integrate sophisticated technology and a diverse workforce with a highly productive result. It's the chance to grow and effect change in an environment of creativity and constant innovation.
You'll take your logistics experience within a distribution environment and apply it to the distribution product flow and state-of-the-art material handling in the leading distribution system in the nation. You'll manage multiple departments and be responsible for budget creation, implementation and reconciliation.
As an industrial engineer within Distribution, your skills and knowledge will impact everything from production planning and efficiency studies to workflow analysis and data integrity. It's a multi-function position in one of the most sophisticated distribution systems in the nation.
Our inbound manager will be in charge of receiving, replenishment, put-away and split case stocking, while an outbound manager oversees the areas of shipping, full and split case picking, Rx and specialty picking. Both positions take advantage of your logistics experience and expertise in distribution product flow and state-of-the-art material handling. You'll manage multiple departments and be responsible for budget creation, implementation and reconciliation.
Our distribution function managers are responsible for the daily operations of their area, including maintaining the budget, ensuring efficient product flow, monitoring daily performance of team members and managing quality improvement.
Our distribution centers are an amazing combination of vision and technology. And the leaders of our Maintenance team keep it running in the most efficient way possible. As a maintenance manager, you’ll oversee preventive maintenance, repair, and building services to ensure that facility and equipment needs are met for a multi-shift distribution center. The well-being of our industry-leading distribution system is in your hands. From GPS-enabled transport systems to radio frequency identification, you’ll be surrounded by state-of-the-art equipment that has made this an industry-leading operation.
Because of our dedicated distribution team members, our customers have the products they need to live healthy, satisfying lives. No matter what your job title, you'll be surrounded by innovation, growth and energy in a state-of-the-art environment that continues to revolutionize the industry.
In this key role, you’ll utilize your 2+ years of experience in leading team projects in a warehousing/manufacturing environment to oversee a group of team members in their daily activities. We’ll rely on you to motivate your staff and actively participate in LEAN initiatives – all while creating and ensuring a culture of continuous improvement, productivity and efficiency.
Asset Protection Officer
As an asset protection officer in one of our distribution centers, you will help ensure the safety and security of our assets within the facility, on our property and in the supply chain. This includes controlling and monitoring pedestrian and vehicle traffic onto the property and into the facility. Additionally, APOs perform daily security and safety patrols to identify any adverse actions that may cause a safety concern or contribute to profit loss.
Computer Room Operator
Our systems are integral to our continued operation. And as a computer room operator, you'll help control and monitor computer systems by maintaining equipment, resolving operating problems with our user departments, troubleshooting and problem-solving with miscellaneous systems, and communicating and settling any issues that may arise with users.
Effective communication among team members and outside professionals is vital to our success at Walgreens. As an administrative assistant, you'll track phone calls, schedule appointments, and compile reports and correspondence. You'll also maintain payroll and personnel records while processing expense reports and disbursements.
Our warehouse facilities are the hubs of our vast commerce that extends across all 50 states. And the team members who keep it humming are vital to its efficiency. You'll work alongside others with your same drive and determination to achieve common goals and move product to its final destination.
As a function leader, you'll split your time between the basic functions of the distribution centers, and supporting the team and function manager. It's everything from monitoring work in progress and maintaining the status of department equipment to training and assisting in daily data collection.
Our maintenance technicians perform vital functions within our organization and keep our distribution system operating at the highest levels of efficiency. In this role, you’ll be responsible for the maintenance of all machinery and minor mechanical repairs, as well as other routine building maintenance. It’s more than tightening a screw or adding a few drops of oil. From GPS-enabled transport systems to radio frequency identification, you’ll be surrounded by state-of-the-art equipment that has made this an industry-leading operation.
Our HR professionals play an interactive and unique role within our distribution centers. You will impact every HR discipline relating to recruiting, benefits and performance management. And you'll work closely with our management team to ensure that our team members are able to play a key role in meeting our company's goals.
Human Resources Manager
As an HR manager within our distribution center, you'll be responsible for the overall human resources functions within the facility. This encompasses everything from employee relations activities and personnel administrative functions to payroll and recruitment.
Human Resources Generalist
As an HR generalist, you'll provide general human resource support for all areas of the distribution center. This includes a variety of engaging responsibilities such as employment, community relations, employee relations, training and development, attendance, payroll, HRIS, benefits, performance and more.
Human Resources Specialist
As an HR specialist in our distribution center, you'll work with an HR generalist to support multiple functions and duties throughout the distribution centers. This includes everything from collecting and compiling sensitive and confidential data and preparing reports to creating and maintaining tracking logs and supporting the HR staff.
Our interns experience life at Walgreens in a hands-on environment like no other. We encourage students to provide fresh ideas and a different outlook. That's why our 10-week internships make you part of the action from the first day. And that's why we include challenging business projects and experiences that drive department goals and objectives. Our goal is to help you hone your skills at one of the best-known names in healthcare and retail. Our distribution center internships will not only give you a window into working at Walgreens, but also the kind of real-world knowledge that you can take with you wherever you go.
This is a full immersion in distribution logistics where you'll learn one of the most sophisticated supply chain processes in the nation. Your experience will take you to each department and through every process as you work side-by-side with experienced managers. We'll help you apply your educational background to real-world situations, sharpening your skill sets. We offer on-the-job training within a robust, defined program, surrounded by state-of-the-art technology and guided by an industry-leading vision. It's your chance to have a real impact in our distribution centers.
Human Resources Internship
As a Human Resources intern, you'll have the opportunity to participate in HR areas ranging from recruitment, benefits, and training, to safety and employee relations. You'll do all this in one of the most sophisticated Supply Chain environments in the nation. It's a hands-on experience and a unique window into Human Resources within our Distribution division. It's also the chance to gain valuable real-world knowledge that translates into any career path you choose – not to mention the launch pad that many of our now full-time team members enjoyed.
Roxanne Flanagan Group Vice President Supply Chain
Leading one of the nation’s largest Supply Chain organizations is fascinating. I’m inspired by how our teams collaborate to deliver our products to thousands of stores and customers every day. Supply Chain is teamwork, and that’s what I love most about it.