Are you looking to launch a career in business? Are you intelligent, enthusiastic and ambitious?


The Strategic Development Program (SDP) is a full-time entry level position, where you will learn hands-on and receive the mentoring and support you need to be successful in your career at EMCO. The SDP introduces new teammates with little-to-no industry experience every aspect of the business from shipping and receiving, to sales, operations, purchasing, account management and everything in between. You need to be hard working, great with people and able to work collaboratively in a team environment. Successful graduates of the program have continued their EMCO careers into various leadership positions, senior account management, technical sales, purchasing, operations and more.


Duties and Responsibilities:

-Phase 1 – Warehouse Logistics – Learn the products we sell, how they get from the vendor to the customer and understand all levels of sales support.

-Phase 2 – Operations – Get involved in our customer service, counter sales, order management, inventory and pricing controls, credit management, financial statements, and much more…

-Phase 3 – Inside Sales/Project Management – Go from helping customers with various product and service issues to managing large-scale projects.

-Phase 4 – Outside Sales/Account Management – Learn how to find new business opportunities, proactively sell our products, negotiate contracts, and build customer and vendor relationships.

-Phase 5 – To be determined by you.


Job Requirements:

  • Positive attitude and results oriented mindset
  • Work well in a team-based environment
  • Strong work ethic. Independent and self-motivated
  • Desire to learn and grow
  • Excellent customer service, organizational and communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Ability to lift and move up to 50lbs
  • Post-secondary education


What EMCO Offers You:

  • A world-class leadership development training program
  • Competitive base salary
  • Uncapped profit sharing
  • Medical and dental benefits
  • Pension program with matching contributions
  • Experienced mentors and on-the-job training
  • Growth potential with a commitment to internal promotion
  • A career in a solid, stable company with strong core values


About EMCO BC:

EMCO is British Columbia’s leading wholesale distributor of Plumbing & Heating products to the commercial, industrial, institutional and residential building construction markets. EMCO proudly serves customers all over the British Columbia market through its 26 current locations and is a great place to launch and grow a career. Our business is expanding, and we are hungry for talented people to develop into leadership roles.  For more about EMCO, check out


Next Steps:

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Emco is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a barrier free workplace where all employees can contribute to their fullest potential. We welcome all applications to ensure we have an inclusive workforce that reflects the diversity of the customers and communities in which we live and serve. Should you require an accommodation as part of the recruitment process, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.

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