Department Supervisors lead, train, coach and develop associates in each department to ensure customers receive excellent service and can easily find the merchandise they need. In addition, they provide valuable input into operational and merchandising decisions to the Store Management Team and Operations Team. Department Supervisors have strong product and operational knowledge. Specific store departments may include Building Materials, Decor, Electrical, Flooring, Gardening, Hardware, Kitchen & Bath, Lumber, Millwork, Paint, Plumbing, Pro Account Sales, Tool Rental, Front End, Freight, Receiving, Associate Support, Special Services, and Merchandising Execution or a combination of multiple departments depending on store structure.
The job skills required for Department Supervisor include Merchandising, store management, Plumbing, Account Sales etc. Having related job skills and expertise will give you an advantage when applying to be a Department Supervisor. That makes you unique and can impact how much salary you can get paid. Below are job openings related to skills required by Department Supervisor. Select any job title you are interested in and start to search job requirements.