Director of Manufacturing


Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID



New Orleans

Job Type




Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Lake Charles, LA - (USA) 4310 Ryan Street Suite 116 LA Lake Charles , LA 70601



Job Description

Job Summary:

The Director of Manufacturing will oversee the Manufacturing Division of the company, ensuring effective and efficient use of facilities and staff.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Oversees and participates in the recruitment, hiring, and training of manufacturing employees.

Oversees schedules and assignments for the division.

Conducts performance evaluations that are timely and constructive.

Handles discipline and termination of employees as needed and in accordance with company policy.


Oversees the manufacture of products, ensuring production, performance, and quality standards are consistently met.

Reviews production reports to ensure safety, quality, financial, and delivery goals and standards are met.

Ensures a healthy and safe working environment, and compliance with federal and state regulations, through collaboration with environmental, health, and safety staff.

Assists chief operating officer with long-range operating goals, expansion efforts, and implementation of new and advanced technology.

Identifies and shares training opportunities for staff to build and improve skills.

Organizes departmental management structure and teams for optimal, efficient operations.

Works with chief financial officer to develop operating budget.

Delivers progress and production reports to executive team members as requested.

Supervises equipment purchase, maintenance, and layout.

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Excellent organizational and managerial skills.

Thorough understanding of the policies and practices used in the manufacturing division.

Ability to set long-term goals and communicate them to others.

Ability to motivate and organize multiple efforts to accomplish goals.

Education and Experience:

Bachelors degree in a relevant field required;

At least ten years of experience in industrial management required.