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MDP Field Asset Protection Internship Job

Date: Feb 19, 2021

Location: Pineville, NC, US, 28134

Company: BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.

BJ's Wholesale Club was the first retailer to introduce the warehouse club concept in the northeastern United States. Today, we’re a multibillion dollar operation with more than 200 clubs in 17 states from Maine to Florida.

While our Members know us for helping them save up to 25% off grocery prices every day, our Team Members  love us for providing a supportive and engaging workplace that’s committed to developing great talent.

If you’re a motivated and enthusiastic person who enjoys working collaboratively and is committed to providing great service for our Members, we want to hear from you. BJ’s offers a fast-paced, team environment with great training opportunities and competitive salary and benefits packages to help you  succeed.

At BJs Wholesale Club, we offer a 12-week summer internship experience through our Management Development Program. The MDP internship offers competitive pay and is built on three tenants: day-to-day exposure to a specific team, a strategic business solution project presented to our executive team, and personal and professional development through various development workshops and team building activities.  As an intern you will work with your manager as well as many other leaders in the department and assigned a mentor that will help you navigate day to day operations. Throughout the program you will gain entry level role experience, visibility to our executives through IKE sessions as well as coffee with our CEO and work directly on business critical issues. After successful completion of the program, you will have the opportunity to transition into a permanent role


This position will work with our Regional Asset Protection Manager in the market to identify areas of financial loss and work to implement new strategies to reduce loss. Position will conduct club visits, interact with club management, field and home office asset protection leadership and other field support teams.  Travel is required with this position as time will be spent traveling to clubs to gather information.



  •  Develop an understanding of lagging & leading indicators contributing to Inventory Loss (Shrink) as well as reporting & actions to mitigate & improve shrink.
  • Work with the Regional Asset Protection Manager to identify, resolve, & mitigate Internal & External theft.
  • Gain experience in creating strategic strategies and goals and delivering results through influencing others.
  • Work with Club & Field leaders to develop strong merchandise protection & physical security plans for Clubs.
  • Work with Field & Club Leaders to complete operational audits to better identify gaps in execution to improve profitability.
  • Development of presentation & communication skills by assisting in building of guides, meeting agendas, workshops, training sessions, Etc.
  • Take initiative to learn how to be an AP leader by seeking out opportunities for growth and development; continuously learn throughout the internship experience.
  • Provide new ideas and recommend solutions to improve business results.
  • Work to understand BJ’s Wholesale Club expectations of our leaders and work with company leaders to develop those skill sets.
  • Actively participate in internship program training activities, developmental opportunities and sessions.
  • Demonstrate a culture of ethical conduct, safety, and compliance.
  • Other day to day tasks



  • GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Prefer Criminal Justice major
  • Reliable transportation for weekly local travel
  • Good communication
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs

BJ's Wholesale Club is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity for all qualified team members and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, physical and/or mental disability, genetic information, atypical cellular or blood trait, marital and/or familial status, pregnancy, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte