Director of Manufacturing Operations


Hialeah, FL

Industry: Construction


5 - 7 years

Posted 310 days ago

  by    Sarah Barnard

Director of Manufacturing Operations 

Hialeah, FL 


If you are a Spanish and English speaker with manufacturing, construction, engineering and materials management experience, this is an incredible opportunity to make your mark with a well-established business. 

Awarding winning and highly certified, our client is highly regarded within the Florida construction community as THE company for the best stairs and railing solutions. They are now looking for a bilingual Director of Manufacturing Operations to join them in Hialeah. 

In this important role, you will have the chance to drive the productivity and success of multiple functions within the business, making this a fantastic opportunity to make a positive, lasting impact. 

As the Director of Manufacturing Operations, you will oversee our client’s field services, engineering, costing, manufacturing, delivery, installation, safety and quality, scheduling and customer service activities. 

Working with leaders across the business, you’ll take responsibility for the productivity, quality and efficient delivery of products and services, ensuring that customer satisfaction is achieved. 

You will identify, propose and implement business improvements that are aligned with goals and company objectives, as well as developing new procedures and ways to facilitate department workflow. 

Additionally, you will: 

- Lead, develop and motivate staff 

- Encourage employees to adopt a ‘right first time, on time’ mentality 

- Ensure that cost targets are achieved 

- Act as a liaison with materials vendors in evaluating and selecting raw materials 

- Carry out regular tours of facilities and field installation sites 

- Create and manage a culture of continuous improvement 

To be considered, you will need: 

- At least five years’ management or leadership experience in manufacturing, construction, engineering and materials management, including warehousing/distribution and facilities management 

- Strong strategic planning and business development experience 

- Demonstrable experience of building successful, high performing teams 

- Proven contract negotiation and tactical decision-making skills 

- Lean Manufacturing, Just in Time and Kaizen (continuous improvement) skills 

- Proficiency in MS Office applications and manufacturing systems, including ERP/MRP 

- Fluency in Spanish, in addition to English 

- A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Business Administration or a related field 

Articulate and influential, as the Director of Manufacturing Operations, you will have excellent persuasion and relationship-building skills. You will also have a commitment to continuous improvement and the ability to identify, evaluate and swiftly resolve problems. 

A Six Sigma Black or Green Belt qualification would be beneficial to your application. 

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