Engineering/Maintenance Manager – #01RLE
Monsanto???s North America Vegetable Supply Chain Organization is seeking a dedicated, highly technical, self-directed Engineering/Maintenance Manager to join our team. The successful candidate will oversee all maintenance activities that support our Operations. This person will manage the maintenance team and will be responsible for preventative maintenance, day to day Operational maintenance, project management and engineering as well as any maintenance support that may be needed. Key Responsibilities TechnicalEnsure that the highest safety levels are maintained and that safety comes first when working to achieve business goalsWork with peers to provide reliable and effective maintenance serviceIdentify opportunities to streamline, automate and/or eliminate processes in OperationsMaintains complete inventory of equipment; develops, implements, and monitors preventative maintenance schedules to ensure maximum reliability of equipment; and determines replacement, repair, and maintenance needs.Manage engineering projects as required, ensuring that deliverables are met on time and within budget.Develop and provide periodic reports on operating metrics and improvement initiatives.Provide internal customers with pertinent information regarding scheduling of repairs, project updates, calibration and PM status of equipment/instruments. Monitor reports of outstanding requests and set priorities on all pending requests and schedule activities accordingly.Write purchase requests and obtain competitive bids on jobs performed by vendorsProvide technical support on any projects/equipment related issues including site wide Facilities projectsAct as manufacturing representative on large projectsLeadershipProvide direct supervision and coaching to direct reports to promote an open and collaborative work environmentResponsible for all aspects of performance management from hiring, training, coaching, recognition and performance management.Lead team meetings and set expectations for the teamEnsure direct reports are meeting daily goals based on established metrics#LI-POSTQualifications:Qualifications???Bachelor???s Degree in Engineering or related discipline???3+ years??? experience in project management???Strong technical background including process design and startup???Demonstrated Leadership experience in manufacturing or supply chain???Experience in managing and developing teams Required Skills???Knowledge of maintenance management systems such as SAP or Maintenance Connection???Computer proficiency with SAP (preferred)???High Proficiency Level with Excel (macros), Word, and PowerPoint???Ability to lead and work cohesively as a team member; interacting and building positive working relationships within the organization and across other functional groups and departments???Agility to support changes in a dynamic work environment demonstrating an innovative approach to problem solving???Strong results orientation with a bias for action???Ability to be available or respond 24/7 as neededWho is Monsanto?Monsanto is an agriculture company with more than 20,000 employees focused on making a balanced meal accessible to everyone. We work to help farmers produce food in a more sustainable way. We think about how our food is grown so farmers have the tools they need to have better harvests. We believe that bringing diverse perspectives together is the most effective way to develop creative solutions to some of the world???s biggest challenges. Career opportunities at Monsanto range from farming, plant breeding and engineering to marketing, environmental science, IT and many other areas. We???re always looking for exceptional professionals interested in developing a strong career while collaborating to develop solutions for sustainable agriculture. Sound like a job for you? Why work with us? ???Life at Monsanto means collaborating with dedicated professionals in a stimulating environment. ???Our people demonstrate our winning culture through positive and meaningful relationships. ???You will work with market leading brand products in a global organization. ???We provide competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and some of the best career development opportunities in the industry. ???Monsanto is named Great Place to Work in many countries around the world. ???Join our global team where your contribution will make a real difference!Apply for this job.