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Are you ready to take the next step toward your ideal job?
Contact Sysco Central California Career Information line:
(209) 527-0190, Ext. 7850, for information about open positions.

MA Trainee

Department: Sales
Report To: District Sales Manager

General Summary

Sysco Central California, a division of Sysco Corporation, is currently seeking qualified outside sales associates, also known as a Marketing Associate - Trainee to grow our business in the Central Valley. Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. Its family of products also includes equipment and supplies for the foodservice and hospitality industries. At Sysco we offer our associates to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations.


Outside sales position with defined territory responsibility. Marketing Associates are expected to perform as a relationship manager and take a consultative approach to selling by proposing new ideas and exceeding customer expectations. Marketing Associates develop and penetrate each of their accounts by selling the full mix of Sysco product categories through presentation of new products, ideas, sales tools, and services. The position requires varied work hours such as some evening and weekend work for customer calls


  • Self-Motivator with excellent Time Management skills
  • Previous sales experience in food service preferred
  • PC proficiency
  • Valid California Driver’s License and reliable transportation; Clean DMV
  • Minimum H.S diploma or equivalent

How to Apply

To receive application packet contact Jennifer Bach and request
application packet for job requisition #1028.
To apply in person: 136 S. Mariposa Road, Modesto, CA 95354

Merchandising Manager

Department: Merchandising
Report To: Vice President Merchandising
DATE POSTED: 8/2/2010
DATE CLOSED: 8/9/2010


  • Supervises and directs the activities of assigned Merchandisers to ensure daily responsibilities and job priorities are accomplished.
  • Maintains sound relationships with manufacturers and brokers.
  • Responsible for reviewing negotiating deals and promotions with assigned vendors.
  • Directs and coordinates purchases from assigned vendors.
  • Assures proper inventory and service levels are maintained.
  • Interacts daily with department heads, vendors and suppliers, sales personnel, accounting, warehouse, and other office personnel.
  • Supports and assists all efforts of the Marketing and Sales Department.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Minimum of four years food service experience, with two of those years in Sales or Merchandising.
  • Excellent computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft software and Sysco programs
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience in Sysco Categories.
  • High School Graduate, Some College preferred.

Application Procedure

To obtain the required application materials, including detailed position specifications, please contact the Human Resources Department at 209-491-7231 or fax 209-491-5814

We offer exceptional benefits including major medical, dental and vision insurance plans; 401(k) with matching feature; stock purchase plan, paid life insurance and paid pension plan.