Executive Director, Support Operations

Bachman's Inc. - Minneapolis, MN (30+ days ago)


Plant yourself and Grow with us!

Bachman's is a local family business which currently consists of 34 retail locations in the Twin Cities and St. Cloud, including 6 Floral, Gift and Garden Centers and 28 Flowers by Bachman’s stores, many of which are within the Lund’s & Byerly’s grocery stores. Bachman's also operates indoor and outdoor landscaping divisions, including a garden maintenance department; and two hardscapes centers. In addition, Bachman’s businesses include a nursery wholesale division, as well as a growing range near Lakeville, Minnesota.

As our Executive Director, Support Operations , you will be responsible for:

  • To plan and direct all facilities, delivery logistics, and warehousing functions within brand expectations and budget guidelines.
  • This position participates as a member of the Executive Team making corporate policy decisions and strategic planning. Lead the procurement of natural gas, propane and electricity.
  • Responsible for leading special construction and remodeling projects.
  • Ensure the company is meeting all legal requirements for DOT, IFTA, OSHA, insurance and all safety issues throughout the company.

Must have expertise in warehousing, delivery and facilities maintenance. Requires a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 6-12 years of experience in warehousing, facilities maintenance, fleet logistics, and construction project leadership. Must have excellent aptitude for budgeting and budget forecasting.

Proven experience to drive change (ie. Lean flow) is preferred. Managing in a union environment and experience with contract negotiations is also preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Facilities Management: 6 years

Education:

  • Bachelor's