The Peter J. King Family Foundation Experiential Learning Lab
307 King Avenue
JA BizTown, MN 55104

Lube-Tech Logistics Distribution Center

The Distribution Center supplies each JA BizTown business with their raw materials. Staff also provide all postal service needs by collecting and delivering mail throughout the city. The students in the Distribution Center will explore supply chain concepts and the importance to the business community. As a wholesale distributor, businesses will learn the importance of planning for supplies and pricing items for retail sale.

Jobs Available

CEO

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  • Obtains bank loan
  • Supervises employees and oversees business operations
  • Signs all business payroll checks
  • Prepares and gives speeches at the Opening Town Meeting
  • Signs Rental Agreement for business space
  • Assists with all business duties when employees are on break

CFO

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  • Inputs and submits business loan to the bank
  • Inputs employee payroll information
  • Prints and distributes employee payroll checks
  • Signs payroll checks if the CEO is not available
  • Pays online bills sent to business
  • Keeps all records of business expenses and payment
  • Makes business deposits to the Bank

CHEMIST

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  • Learns and follows all protocols
  • Determines refill needs of hand sanitizer for each shop
  • Mix a refill batch from the formulary book for the next day
  • Meets with the Marketing Manager to create a custom brand sanitizer for one business customer

DELIVERY DRIVER

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  • Delivers supply bins to each business using a scooter cart
  • Distribute hand sanitizer bottles to each business and collect used ones
  • Performs maintenance on the delivery vehicle
  • Collects empty supply bins
  • Assists with restocking of supply bins

MARKETING MANAGER

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  • Works with the CEO and Chemist to create a custom branded sanitizer for one business customer
  • Meets with business customer for a brand audit (color, scent, labels)
  • Create a custom label for sanitizer bottle
  • Communicate with the Chemist to create a custom sanitizer

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER

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  • Verifies supply bin orders
  • Communicates with Delivery Driver to promptly deliver supply bins to all businesses
  • Monitors delivery and pickup of business orders
  • Restocks customer supply bins for next day’s business operations
  • Assists with the delivery of materials, if needed

You may enjoy working here if you like:

Math
Numbers
Talking with people
Being organized
Customer service
STEM

Students in Action