Strategic Development Trainee


As a Strategic Development Program Trainee, you will progress through a 5 phased program to learn every aspect of our business from shipping and receiving, to sales, operations, purchasing, account management and everything in between.

Additional duties will include:

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, 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, sell our products, negotiate contracts, and build customer and vendor relationships.

Phase 5 – In this phase, you can take all of your training and determine your ideal career path.


  • Post-Secondary Education
  • Excited to join a startup and be a key player in building a winning business
  • An amazing team player – ready to do whatever the team needs
  • Positive attitude and results oriented mindset
  • Excellent customer service, organizational and communication skills
  • Strong analytical and technical inclination

Riptide’s commitment to you:

  • You will be a valued player in a high-performance environment. Opportunities for learning and growth will be plentiful.
  • Competitive base compensation and an industry-leading profit sharing opportunity
  • Comprehensive Benefits and Wellness programs
  • Optional Pension Plan and Group RRSP

Job Type: Full-time, Days

Location: Milton, ON