Facility Director

Facility Director Position Available (Direct Hire) - Suffern, NY


Kelly Services is currently seeking a Facility Director for one of their top beverage clients in the Suffern, NY area.


Do you have a passion for logistics, operations and fitting the pieces of the puzzle together? Do you have the ability to thrive in a demanding environment, work through challenges and most importantly, do it with a smile? If you have a commitment to continuous improvement and the ability to inspire the same in others, we are looking for a Facility Director in our Suffern location.


How Will You Contribute?


The Facility Director owns P&L, budgeting, cost reduction, safety, productivity, manpower, team development, logistics and all aspects of the facility. This role oversees the movement of our products from warehouse to account and is crucial to the success of our company. Our operations team works hand in hand with sales and other support departments to get the job done in the right way.


Your Main Focus Will Be:

  • Effectively leading and developing Warehouse Managers, Supervisors and team members in delivery, routing, receiving, recycling, replenishment and security.

  • Diligently monitoring all aspects of the facility P&L responsibilities, budgeting, scheduling, measurement and calculation, statistical analysis, forecasting and trending.

  • Implementing cost reduction initiatives.

  • Executing safety, quality, productivity goals as measured against KPIs, such as the order cycle, picking rates, accuracy and OOS.

  • Creating a spirit of continual analysis and improvement in areas of safety, quality and productivity.

  • Ensuring the company’s physical assets (building, equipment, inventory, alarm systems, etc.) are properly controlled, maintained, protected and utilized.

  • Partnering closely with HR to create staffing strategies to ensure staffing levels and a flexible workforce.

  • Working with team members at all levels to communicate and execute policies, procedures and process improvement initiatives.

  • Ensuring compliance with OSHA, DOT, and EPA regulations with particular emphasis on hazardous materials and power industrial equipment.

  • Building a cross organizational rapport to execute amazing customer service.


Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.

  • Six Sigma, Continuous Improvement, Kaizen experience.

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in the beverage and beer industry is a strong plus.

  • Has worked with a unionized workforce.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience managing all aspects of warehouse operations and distribution.

  • Experience with warehouse management systems.

  • Has overseen revenues of least 100 million dollars and has managed P&L.

  • Has supervised and developed individuals at the manager level.

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Strong commitment and understanding of customer service.

  • Excellent organizational / time management skills.

  • Proven analytical ability, problem solving skills and data driven decision making capability.

  • Flexible schedule and ability to manage a multi-shift operation.


Why Kelly®?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

About Kelly®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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