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New York, Florida, or Maine

Facilities Engineer

Description

This position reports to the COO. The Facilities Engineer will design, optimize, review and implement changes to the physical plants of Derecktor's shipyard facilities and marina. This individual will work closely with local management teams to identify equipment and process needs to meet ongoing and growth of each yard's business requirements, including planning and oversight of plant re-configuration and the augmentation of equipment, machinery, buildings, structures and facilities. This position can be located at any of the 4 company locations on the East Coast.

Responsibilities

-Review and refine operational procedures to maximize efficiency and safety
-Analyze and estimate material and labor costs of operational processes
-Design and develop plans to optimize land use to enhance operational efficiency
-Develop concepts, designs, timetables, deliverables and cost analyses
-Confer with management on procedures and contracts
-Design and implement control systems and procedures
-Work with local authorities in securing approvals
-Coordinate and manage external and internal resources for each project undertaken
-Manage the budget and contracts for each project and report any variances
-Report regularly on the status of each project to upper management

Requirements

-BS in Facilities Engineering Technology (FET) or BS in civil, mechanical or structural engineering
-Minimum 5 years relevant experience in managing maritime facilities
-Knowledge of local building codes and environmental constraints and ability to work with government authorities and regulators
-Site development, design and permitting experience
-Contract and Vendor management experience
-Budget management experience
-Mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of FET
-Effective written and verbal communication and presentation skills, including ability to develop and maintain accurate records and reporting
-Proficiency with MS Office suite and AutoCAD or equivalent
-Ability to work within a team while communicating effectively with subordinate personnel
-Travel to job sites (Mamaroneck, NY; Georgetown, ME; Dania, FL and Ft. Pierce, Fl)
-Extended stays at job sites may be required.

Compensation and Benefits

-Competitive salary commensurate with candidate’s work experience and qualifications

-Medical, Dental, Vision insurance options for employee and family

-Group Life Insurance

-401K

-Short Term & Long Term Disability

-Vacation and Holidays

 

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Fort Pierce, Florida

Junior Controller

Description

This position is located in Fort Pierce, Florida and reports to the CFO. The duties include monthly closing, oversight of AP and AR function and full financial statement preparation. In addition, this individual will be responsible for implementing new processes and procedures for a new start up subsidiary as well as new ERP software implementation. Must be able to set up accounting department operations and maintain solid internal controls. An individual that enjoys being part of a team with strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Responsibilities

-Direct supervision of all accounting functions, including hands-on execution of the monthly close process, monthly/quarterly/annual internal financial statements, financial reporting/analysis, collection/accuracy of accounts receivable, and supervising accounts payable.

-Customized reporting for senior management.

-Oversee AR/AP, Billing, and Collections.

-Implement strong internal controls and processes to improve the efficiency of the close and reporting processes.

-Responsible for creating policies and procedures to identify, resolve and document accounting/operations opportunities for improvement.

-Assist in annual budget and forecasting process.

-Responsible for local IT.

Profile

The candidate must be a strong communicator and skilled financial analyst. Able to streamline and continuously improve the accounting and finance activities.

Requirements

-Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance

-Minimum of 3 years of experience in a manufacturing or distribution environment, including experience with cost accounting

-Analytical, hands-on, and very deadline oriented.

-ERP experience is required, and experience with Epicor is a plus.

Compensation and Benefits

-Competitive salary commensurate with candidate’s work experience and qualifications

-Medical, Dental, Vision insurance options for employee and family

-Group Life Insurance

-401K

-Short Term & Long Term Disability

-Vacation and Holidays

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Lori Gage at lgage@derecktor.com