Purchasing You’ll learn how purchasing decisions are made and executed, as well as controlling inventory write downs and supplier returns. In the final phase of CED’s training program, you’ll be in the field, incorporating everything you’ve learned to build contacts and make sales.By the time you graduate from the program, you’ll understand how to capitalize on the skills and resources you’ve developed. CED offers competitive, paid internships for juniors and seniors to experience the electrical industry hands-on, from eight different perspectives.Learn what happens behind the scenes to allow CED products to touch every home, business and development property in the country.You’ll learn the ins and outs of our credit office, service center and administration in phase 2.You’ll learn how to safely operate equipment, how to ship and receive, process paperwork, handle back orders and how to organize a warehouse.Seminars and home study begin here, and continue throughout the program.
Start on the hustling, bustling ground floor as you get to know the CED team and our products.It provides unique insight into CED’s culture and career opportunities for the right individual.Our products — and opportunity — are all around you. And we need talented young leaders to help shape our future. Our opportunity is your current — you decide where to steer it.CED’s competitive management training program teaches top candidates every skill for every job in every facet of our fast-paced, profitable industry. We hire a small number of new trainees each year — self-motivated, sales-oriented, geographically flexible men and women who possess an entrepreneurial spirit. We immerse candidates into the electrical distribution industry through four structured phases that include on-the-job, home and classroom training.
We’re one of the nation’s largest electrical supply distribution networks, with nearly 600 locations across the United States.
We distribute just about every piece of equipment that keeps your lights on, your energy flowing and your lifestyle comfortable. as you choose your 2-2 1/2-year path to managing your own CED location.