The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC
  • 24-Oct-2018 to 16-Nov-2018 (EST)
  • Operations
  • USA
  • Exempt Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Regional Operations Manager to work in our Southeast Region with locations in North Carolina, including Charlotte, Cary, and Winston Salem, our South Carolina locations including Charleston, Columbia, and Simpsonville, and our Florida locations including Clearwater, Fort Myers, Tampa and Tallahassee.

Established in 1955 The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC is a privately owned engineering services and specialty distributor-subcontractor. C&B is the premier provider of architectural hardware, doors, doorframes, and related building specialties for non-residential building applications throughout the US.  C&B's operating units include Cook & Boardman, LLC; Precision Doors & Hardware, LLC; Architectural Building Supply, LLC; Martin Architectural Products; Hollow Metal Specialists; Hardware Consultants; Precision Millwork; Delta Door and Hardware; Pinnacle Door & Hardware; Specialized AP; Door Pro Systems; Contract Hardware of Florida and RDL Supply. Today, we operate from 35 locations and serve customers across the United States.


Position is responsible for specific assigned projects and/or initiatives related to Strategic Initiatives and Operational Efficiencies assigned by the Regional Vice President or upper management. The Regional Operations Manager has overall responsibility for the oversight of efficient operation of Regional warehouse and inventory flow. Included in this area of responsibility are receiving and shipping through the warehouse, fleet operations and deliveries, inventory activities and maintaining a safe and clean facility at all Regional Branches.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

The Regional Operations Manager may supervise a select staff and may be responsible for recruiting, facilitating new hires, reviewing employees and is responsible for progressive discipline of all staff that reports to them.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for assigned strategic initiatives in the region such as but not limited to implementation and management of Centralized Purchasing, Implementation and management of Pre-Install Division within Region, Pre-hung initiative
  • Responsible for ongoing facilitation of above programs including visiting branches within the region to educate, train and improve overall efficiencies and productivity in these areas
  • Monitors material flow through assigned warehouses, including receiving, shipping and storage, assuring accuracy and efficiency at all points
  • Assists in evaluation and purchasing any new equipment or vehicles needed
  • Functions as safety coordinator for this region, and interacts with inspectors, insurance company safety representatives and others.
  • Maintains high safety standards, assuring that equipment and facility is in good working order and that individual operators (trucks, forklifts, welding equipment, saws or other shop tools) are properly trained
  • Controls any obsolete or overstock material, summarizing same and preparing inventory reserve analysis on a semi-annual basis; disposes of obsolete inventory when appropriate
  • Assists in any book to physical inventory difference research that may be necessary following physical inventories
  • Ability to influence others that do not directly report to you
  • This position requires extensive travel across our entire South East region and may involve extended stays at any of our branches
  • Other duties as assigned by the RVP or upper management

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma required
  • 2-4 years of operations related experience with direct supervision of staff required
  • 5-10 years of experience in the commercial door and hardware industry required
  • Experience using Comsense required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Experience using Microsoft Office products required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and leadership skills
  • Excellent organization and time management skills 
  • Able to travel as position will require 50% travel at a minimum

Physical Demands

This position is primarily sedentary. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear; stand; walk; and reach or lift using hands and arms. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. Other conditions may include proximity to forklifts or other heavy machinery and using various tools and hardware.

Please apply by submitting your resume via this job posting.

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