Human Resources Director


Indianapolis IN


Industry 1: Consumer Goods
Industry 2: Food & Beverages
Industry 3: Food Production

Job ID: EB-3338690530
Category: Human Resources
Location: Indianapolis, IN

Brainworks is partnered with a Manufacturer in Indianapolis for their Human Resources Director vacancy.

As Human Resources Director you will hold oversight for multiple manufacturing plants, supporting 600 non-union employees. This position involves planning, directing, and coordinating human resources activities, with strategic interaction with the EVP Operations and VP Global Human Resources. The role is pivotal in fostering day-to-day employee engagement, leadership coaching, employee relations, and recruiting.


  • Develop, interpret, and apply company policies, benefits, practices, procedures, programs, and applicable laws consistently across all manufacturing facilities.
  • Act as a liaison between management and employees, handling inquiries, interpreting policies, and aiding in resolving work-related issues.
  • Directly manage the Talent Acquisition Department.
  • Supervise and coordinate work activities of subordinates and staff in employment, compensation, and employee relations.
  • Advise managers on organizational policy matters and recommend necessary changes.
  • Oversee selection, recruitment, and interviewing of plant employees, collaborating with supervisory and department heads.
  • Analyze training needs and design employee training and development programs, including safety initiatives.
  • Plan and organize recognition programs


  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related field required, Master’s Degree preferred, PHR or SPHR strongly preferred
  • Minimum of 8 years HR experience, with a minimum of 5 years in a fast-paced manufacturing or distribution environment.

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