Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training



Tractor Supply Co. Hiring for New Coventry Store (pdf)


    September 12, 2007

Tractor Supply Company has partnered with netWORKri, a division of the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training, to fill positions for their new Coventry store, which opens November 14. Tractor Supply Co. is the largest operator of retail farm and ranch stores in the United States. Working closely with Tractor Supply Co. representatives, newWORKri has organized three recruitments to be held at the West Warwick Career Center at 1330 Main Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.: on Monday, Sept. 10; Wednesday, Sept. 12 and Thursday, Sept.13. Fifteen full- and part-time positions are available, including assistant manager, team leaders, team members and stock receivers. Farmers, welders and horse owners are encouraged to apply. Tractor Supply Co. offers competitive wages and benefits, including monthly bonuses, a stock purchase program and merchandise discounts. Store Manager Ray LeBoeuf said, “NetWORKri makes it very easy for a business coming into the state, (by) providing office space, fax machines, the works.” Initial interviews will be conducted on-site at the West Warwick netWORKri Career Center. There are six netWORKri centers across the state, each offering a wide array of employment and training services, and will customize recruitments, screen and interview applicants for any employer at no charge. The Employer Service Representatives at each netWORKri center will meet one-on-one with employers to provide information on grants or tax credits to train their existing workforce or how to best fill vacancies. NetWORKri is ready to assist anyone, whether the goal is a first job, a better job or a career change. For more information, call toll-free 1-888-616-JOBS or visit www.netWORKri.org.

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