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  • Contact Email: dlawson@highergrowthsearch.com
  • Expiry Date: 23 February 2022

Our client, a cannabis facility in Los Angeles, is seeking a Manufacturing Director to oversee daily manufacturing operations and ensure all employees adhere to a safe, efficient, and positive work environment. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of building successful teams.

Duties & Responsibilities:
- Create KPIs and hold the team accountable for both their individual and collective metrics
- Develop SOPs revolving around manufacturing processes that promote efficiency and effectiveness
- Lead, coach, mentor, and train all manufacturing personnel
- Enforce QC/QA measures including both routine and random audits
- Ensure the manufacturing department is compliant with all OSHA, state, and federal regulations
- Stay up-to-date on all business and industry license requirements
- Collaborate with other departments, vendors, and partners to ensure smooth work flow
- Report daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly data to upper management
- Make recommendations for areas of improvement, as needed
- Miscellaneous duties, as assigned  

Requirements & Qualifications:
- Must be 21 years of age or older
- Must be able to pass a background check
- 5+ years of previous CPG/Manufacturing leadership experience
- 2+ years of previous Cannabis or highly regulated industry experience, preferred
- Strong knowledge of the 5S method as well as all manufacturing health and safety standards
- Proven success with developing and implementing both KPIs and SOPs in a previous role
- Ability to hit the ground running in a fast-paced environment and possess a “start-up” mentality
- Excellent leadership and time management skills
- Proficient in Microsoft Office and ERP software

Compensation: $120k-$150k/year DOE