Mining and Manufacturing Technology Manager – Simplot Technology (Boise, ID)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a Mining and Manufacturing Technology Manager position available at our global headquarters in Boise, ID. SUMMARYProvides IT Leadership and Management for Simplot's manufacturing sites at one or more line of businesses supported by the Global Mining and Manufacturing Technology (MMT) organization. Serves as the business relationship partner with Plant leadership teams to ensure Simplot Technology and Site Engineering are aligned and working effectively together on technology solutions. Leads a technical organization aspiring to have deep knowledge of our manufacturing sites and seeking continuous improvement of services and technology across Simplot. Responsible for career growth of each team member to meet their personal career objectives. Ensures the MMT organization drives Operational Excellence across our critical sites to provide the highest level of availability and performance from our Simplot Technology solutions. RESPONSIBILITIESManufacturing Business Partnering: Ensure that the Business and Simplot Technology have healthy collaboration to ensure alignment and success. 10%Simplot Technology Plant Solutions: Ensure that the technology solutions in the Plants meet Simplot Technology standards and can be adequately supported. 20%Strategic Leadership: Lead an organization of Infrastructure Engineers and Technicians as one highly functional team. 10%Provide Success Metrics: Provide KPI's and Dashboards to measure the success and progress of the Global team. 10%Simplot Technology Leadership Activities: Be an active member of the Infrastructure and Network Engineering technical management team and the Extended Simplot Technology leadership team to help achieve continuous improvement. 10%Identify IT Optimization Projects and Opportunities across Sites: Works with senior management to establish project objectives and scope, and determine required resources and objectives relative to the Company's overall business plan and industry requirements. 20%Travel to Global Simplot Sites: Collaborate with Plant Leaders and IT Staff across lines of business and geographical regions. 20% REQUIREMENTSBachelor's Degree from 4 year college or university required. Master's Degree preferred. 6-8 years related experience and/or training. (IT Manager II)8-10 years related experience and/or training. (IT Manager III)Basic Spanish and/or Chinese (Mandarin) language skills preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills; able to effectively convey information and ideas to others using a variety of methods. Able to lead change process and serve as role model for how to handle change by maintaining composure and performance level under pressure or when experiencing challenges. Excellent problem solving and decision making abilities; able to identify and understand issues, problems, and opportunities; develops and evaluates alternatives and solutions; and choose proper course of action to solve problems. Leads cross functional regional teams. Travel as required to visit regional/global sites and staff. Adheres to all standards, policies and systems as appropriate. HOW TO APPLYVisit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID #6595 Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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