Minimum Qualifications CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEES:
Current New York State employee with one year or more of qualifying permanent service in a position allocated to a M-1 or above and eligible for transfer under Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law.
GENERAL PUBLIC CANDIDATES:
Provisional Pending Examination OR Individuals with 55b/c Eligibility:
Eight years of experience planning, directing, and coordinating the storage and distribution of physical products and materials in a warehouse, product distribution center, or mail distribution center. At least three years of this experience must have included direct supervision of warehouse, product distribution, or mail distribution center staff.
SUBSTITUTION: A bachelor's degree will substitute for up to four years of the non-supervisory experience at the rate of 30 semester credit hours equaling one year of experience.
Candidates interested in a provisional appointment will be required to take the New York State Department of Civil Service exam for this position. Please visit https://www.cs.ny.gov/jobseeker/ for additional information on state examinations.
Candidates who are currently 55b/c eligible AND meet the above stated minimum qualifications may apply for this position. If interested in this position and applying using your 55b/c status, you must provide a copy of your current 55b/c eligibility letter. If this is not provided with your resume, you will not be considered for this position. For additional information regarding 55b/c and/or how to apply please visit the Civil Service webpage https://www.cs.ny.gov/rp55/.
Duties Description Duties include but are not limited to:
• Administer federal, state, and local warehousing, material handling, and shipping requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence, and advising management on actions needed.
• Ensure efficient distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing policies and procedures.
• Ensure effective physical condition of distribution centers by planning and implementing design layouts, overseeing equipment inspections, and approving requisitions for repair or replacement.
• Safeguard warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures, quality standards, controls, and protocols.
• Review key performance indicators, metrics, reports, and documents as well as attend meetings to determine present activities and predicted trends in each program area.
• Assist in the development, review, and approval of work standards and operational procedures.
• Train and advise program personnel on requirements including emergency and disaster responses.
• Establish schedules that utilize program personnel and equipment in an efficient manner.
• Investigate and resolve service complaints.
• Perform management analysis and organization studies to review existing policies and procedures.
• Participate in the development of annual budget requests and fiscal projections for use in the preparation of the program budget request.
• Promote continuous improvement by coordinating efforts to increase efficiency and economy in the provision of goods and services.
• Participate in the agency internal controls program through the review and critique of annual testing submissions and vulnerability assessments.
• Perform the full range of supervisory duties.
• Travel may be required (approximately 20%), including during evening and weekends, depending on mission and assignment.
• Possession and maintenance of a valid Driver’s License issued by the NYS Department of Motor Vehicle is required, or otherwise demonstrate the capacity to meet the transportation needs of the job.
• Required to respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
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