Production Lead at Monsanto


Category
Engineering
Company
Monsanto
Location
Windfall, IN
Posted
11/20/2018


Bayer Product Supply is looking for a Production Lead. This position will be located in Windfall,IN, reporting to our Site Lead.
 
This position is member of the Site Leadership Team leading the team supporting plant and/or field operations.  The Production Lead has leadership responsibility for the site Production Managers, Production Associates and is expected to get results through high personal proficiency, delegation of tasks, coordinating the work of others, developing/coaching others, developing the team and collaborating regionally to innovate and improve processes.
 
The Production Lead will maintain a strong relationship with Crop Leadership, the QMS/Compliance Lead, ESH Specialist, Production Engineer, Automation Engineer and other site and site support personnel to direct operations at the site and resolve production challenges.  The successful candidate will need to be able to adapt quickly to changes in our business, courageously face new challenges and opportunities and leverage the talents, skills and resources of team members and peers.
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Manages direct reports through motivation, recognition, leadership, and employee development and administration
  • Provides overall direction to the site and/or field operations and implements site strategy in collaboration with the Site Lead and Site Leadership Team
  • Supports and helps track financial management activities such as budgeting, cost management, capital management, expense reporting, payroll tracking and DOA control
  • Drives operational improvements, metrics tracking and implementation of best practices through team members and along with peers
  • Represents and contribute to the site’s involvement to cultivate trust in the community
  • Accountable for adherence of team to governmental rules and regulations as well as company ESH initiatives and objectives to ensure worker safety
  • Supports implementation and improvement of QMS systems deliver the quality products that meet/exceed stakeholder and customer quality expectations

Primary Location
Bayer Product Supply is looking for a Production Lead. This position will be located in Windfall,IN, reporting to our Site Lead.
 
This position is member of the Site Leadership Team leading the team supporting plant and/or field operations.  The Production Lead has leadership responsibility for the site Production Managers, Production Associates and is expected to get results through high personal proficiency, delegation of tasks, coordinating the work of others, developing/coaching others, developing the team and collaborating regionally to innovate and improve processes.
 
The Production Lead will maintain a strong relationship with Crop Leadership, the QMS/Compliance Lead, ESH Specialist, Production Engineer, Automation Engineer and other site and site support personnel to direct operations at the site and resolve production challenges.  The successful candidate will need to be able to adapt quickly to changes in our business, courageously face new challenges and opportunities and leverage the talents, skills and resources of team members and peers.
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Manages direct reports through motivation, recognition, leadership, and employee development and administration
  • Provides overall direction to the site and/or field operations and implements site strategy in collaboration with the Site Lead and Site Leadership Team
  • Supports and helps track financial management activities such as budgeting, cost management, capital management, expense reporting, payroll tracking and DOA control
  • Drives operational improvements, metrics tracking and implementation of best practices through team members and along with peers
  • Represents and contribute to the site’s involvement to cultivate trust in the community
  • Accountable for adherence of team to governmental rules and regulations as well as company ESH initiatives and objectives to ensure worker safety
  • Supports implementation and improvement of QMS systems deliver the quality products that meet/exceed stakeholder and customer quality expectations

Job:
Required Skills/Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 6+ years experience in a manufacturing, agricultural, ESH, OM, quality, engineering, technical, or related environment
  • Results oriented leadership approach
  • Experience coaching and developing others
  • Proven track record of program development and implementation to gain results
  • Capability to clearly present information and influence others through verbal or and written communications
  • Ability to make decisions and solve problems while exhibiting situational judgment
Desired Skills/Experience:
  • Experience with agriculture, seed manufacturing, safety, quality, or related area
  • Demonstrated ability to lead people or teams through change
  • Experience in working and/or leading in a matrix environment
  • Computer proficiencies to include SAP
  • Knowledge of process improvement principles such as Lean, Six Sigma

Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.


While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms. We invite you to explore the career opportunities available at the combined company by visiting .

Required Skills/Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 6+ years experience in a manufacturing, agricultural, ESH, OM, quality, engineering, technical, or related environment
  • Results oriented leadership approach
  • Experience coaching and developing others
  • Proven track record of program development and implementation to gain results
  • Capability to clearly present information and influence others through verbal or and written communications
  • Ability to make decisions and solve problems while exhibiting situational judgment
Desired Skills/Experience:
  • Experience with agriculture, seed manufacturing, safety, quality, or related area
  • Demonstrated ability to lead people or teams through change
  • Experience in working and/or leading in a matrix environment
  • Computer proficiencies to include SAP
  • Knowledge of process improvement principles such as Lean, Six Sigma

Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.


While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms. We invite you to explore the career opportunities available at the combined company by visiting .