Congratulations! Welcome to Target Distribution!

As a child, we are told that you can be whatever you wish to be. By the time I was thirty I wanted a job that paid well and also gave me time to spend with my family while being an active provider. Not really interested in a career path at that time; I was more focused on life’s necessities such as food, water, and shelter. Little did I know that one phrase, “Congratulations! Welcome to Target Distribution” was all it would take to change my life and provide me with the two things I was lacking, a career and a sense of self.

Beginning my career at Target Distribution as an Inbound Team Member, I focused on learning everything and anything I could to help me perform my job. It didn’t take long, with the help of my extended Target family, to begin learning other areas of the warehouse too. Before long, a back-up position became available to learn job functions within the clerical offices, so I applied and got it. Since then, my career path has allowed me to work a multitude of roles within our warehouse including back-up Inbound Clerical, back up Sr. Target Security Specialist, all the while, continuing my role as an Inbound Team Member. Out of all the roles I am trained in, my two favorite job functions are being an Inbound trainer and Quality Control Assistant which is a brand new position in our building.

No two days are ever the same here at Target and each day I have the opportunity to continually learn more and more information that positively impacts my overall well-being, sense of self, and pride in the company that makes each day a challenge and a blessing. Some of my days revolve around ensuring we are meeting our company’s quality expectation. That includes pallet builds, carton counts, processing external damage. When I am in the trainer role, the expectations of my job are different. There are specialty functions that our more experienced team members learn and I get to teach them, such as technical computer programs, equipment operations and continuous improvement initiatives.

My primary goal for each and every member of our Target team is to provide a safe environment where Team Members can work and still go home with a smile on their face. After five years of being employed at T-0589, I still walk out of our building with a grin.

I love knowing that when I come to work I am making a career path with a company that provides me with all of my needs; at work and at home. When I meet a new team member and say the phrase, “Congratulations! Welcome to Target Distribution” I know that their career path can be as diverse and rewarding as mine and that makes me smile!

42 Replies to “Congratulations! Welcome to Target Distribution!”

  1. Thanks for your contribution Audra. We’re proud of you and the work you do here at 589. This team is better because of you.

  2. It is always a pleasure having cheerful, hardworking, and all around good natured people like you on the team. You are truly an asset to the company, and a great role model for others in the DC. I wish you the best on your continued success, and journey!! Your spirit, and positive attitude is contagious. Reading your blog was inspirational, and I am proud knowing you are a part of the T589 Target Family!!

  3. Audra, this was a wonderful and inspirational post. You continue to be an asset to the company, and emit positive energy that is contagious. I wish you all the best, and continued success on your Target journey! Keep up the outstanding work, and outreach!!

  4. I BRIAN Griggs would value the opportunity to work for target. I am punctual and hard working.

  5. I am always impressed at how neat , clean and organized the Target stores are and that starts at the bottom. Although many people refer to Target as a discount chain, it has high quality merchandise and that is why I am interested in a position there. NancyFu222

  6. I think i like to work at Target i think i have the experience to work at Target.

  7. Im been interested to forget so i cant more experint and met new people.

  8. Your future with #TeamTarget starts here. Discover open positions and information about applying at target.com/careers.

  9. Hello,
    We’re glad to hear you’re interested in Target! Our current openings are posted on target.com/careers. You can learn more about the application process by visiting our career site and searching for positions that interest you, or applying in person at any of our stores or distribution centers.
    Thank you,
    Erika

  10. Hello,
    We’re glad to hear you’re interested in Target! Our current openings are posted on target.com/careers. You can learn more about the application process by visiting our career site and searching for positions that interest you, or applying in person at any of our stores or distribution centers.
    Thank you,
    Erika

  11. Hello,
    We’re glad to hear you’re interested in Target! Our current openings are posted on target.com/careers. You can learn more about the application process by visiting our career site and searching for positions that interest you, or applying in person at any of our stores or distribution centers.
    Thank you,
    Erika

  12. Hello,
    We’re glad to hear you’re interested in Target! Our current openings are posted on target.com/careers. You can learn more about the application process by visiting our career site and searching for positions that interest you, or applying in person at any of our stores or distribution centers.
    Thank you,
    Erika

  13. Hello,
    We’re glad to hear you’re interested in Target! Our current openings are posted on target.com/careers. You can learn more about the application process by visiting our career site and searching for positions that interest you, or applying in person at any of our stores or distribution centers.
    Thank you,
    Erika

  14. Hello,
    We’re glad to hear you’re interested in Target! Our current openings are posted on target.com/careers. You can learn more about the application process by visiting our career site and searching for positions that interest you, or applying in person at any of our stores or distribution centers.
    Thank you,
    Erika

  15. Hi!

    We’re excited to hear that you’re interested in becoming a part of #TeamTarget! Find current openings and information about the application process here: target.com/careers.

    Thanks,
    ET

  16. Hi!

    We’re excited to hear that you’re interested in becoming a part of #TeamTarget! Find current openings and information about the application process here: target.com/careers.

    Thanks,
    ET

  17. I can be agreat aset to the target team i am a people person and have a great out look on things. I get things done in short time .I love to help people get what they need. i would love to have a chance thank you

  18. Thank you, I would like to be hired but am not getting any responses , can you help me?

  19. Hello I’m jhunver Lokiing for a job
    I’m hard worked and trust wordy independent a honesty work

  20. Hello,

    Thanks for looking into opportunities at Target! Visit target.com/careers to explore openings and learn more about the application process.

    Erika

  21. Thanks for sharing your interest to join #TeamTarget. Our guest services team should be able to assist you with your application questions: 800.591.3869

  22. Hello,

    Thanks for looking into opportunities at Target! Visit target.com/careers to explore openings and learn more about the application process.

    Erika

  23. Well i have interest in getting job but no luck. I put application in. But i have 1 felony and no high school diploma do you all except felons if so its trafficking in controlled substance please check clean on driving record and nothing else on background

  24. I would love working with target stores. The atmosphere looks terrific.

  25. Hi!

    We’re excited to hear that you’re interested in becoming a part of #TeamTarget! Find current openings and information about the application process here: target.com/careers.

    Thanks,
    ET

  26. Hi!

    We’re excited to hear that you’re interested in becoming a part of #TeamTarget! Find current openings and information about the application process here: target.com/careers.

    Thanks,
    ET

  27. Hi!

    We’re excited to hear that you’re interested in becoming a part of #TeamTarget! Find current openings and information about the application process here: target.com/careers.

    Thanks,
    ET

  28. I have parkinsons diease but need a job. My hands shake but other than that i think i can cashier. Do you hire people with disabilities? Could you give people a try out???

  29. At Target, we are proud of our record on diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. We continuously strive to recruit talented and diverse team members, and we realize that one way of accomplishing this goal is to consider the impact of a person’s criminal record on their ability to seek employment. Target’s background check process is carefully designed to ensure a safe and secure working and shopping environment for team members and guests, while treating all applicants fairly. Our open positions can be found at Target.com/careers if you are interested in applying!

  30. At Target, we are proud of our record on diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. We continuously strive to recruit talented and diverse team members. Our open positions can be found at Target.com/careers if you are interested in applying!

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