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NAM Seed Health Quality Testing Lab Manager

Monsanto Company - Woodland, CA

NAM Seed Health Quality Testing Lab Manager','01QR9','!*!Supply Chain analytical testing platforms deliver data to

multiple business partners across the company through high efficiency processes

and automation. The quality of the data and speed of lab cycle time are

constantly being evaluated for optimization through advanced data-based

decisions.  The Seed Health Quality Testing

Lab Manager will oversee all aspects of the lab, ensuring teams

meet Service Level Agreements (SLAs) with a focus on data quality and

efficiency.  Cross-team interactions are critical to success in this role,

as the lab relies on contributions from multiple portfolios to bring new

automation on-line, implement new workflows, perform continuous improvements projects

and advance workforce and footprint utilization.  This position will

report directly to the North America / Mexico Quality Testing Lead and will be

part of the extended Global Quality Testing Leadership Team.

 

Responsibilities

Create a learning and empowering environment that

prioritizes inclusion and diversity.Foster a ONE TEAM culture across the lab with focus on data

quality and efficiency.Manage a team of leaders focused on delivering data in

alignment with SLAs across multiple workflows.Pursue an integrated Supply Chain.  Understand stakeholder needs and align service

level agreements accordingly.Prioritize initiatives that positively impact the customer

experience.Ensure operating and CAPEX plans are well established,

aligned with the business, justified and communicated.Ensure the successful integration of

new science, technology and automation solutions.Ensure data generated is governed by

approved, validated methods and complies with applicable regulations,

certifications and/or accreditations.Establish testing continuity plans.

Identify and implement the proper infrastructure and workforce utilization

plans. Communicate metrics and improvement efforts to stakeholders

who rely on the data provided.Partner with local and enterprise IT teams to ensure

existing and future workflows are properly enabled.Ensure all health, safety and environmental requirements are

met.  Exercise maximum care and good judgment at all times to prevent

accidents and injuries.  Promote awareness, training and enforcement of

HSE procedures.

','!*!Required Skills and Experience

B.S./M.S. degree in life sciences with a minimum of 5 years

relevant experience.  Caring leader with

the ability to attract and develop new and different skills sets.  An open mind with an inclusive approach to

problem-solving and decision-making.Able to generate and inspire creative thinking from diverse

perspectives.Able to contingency plan and risk-adjust to meet timelines

and deliver results. Solutions-oriented / able to listen to business needs

and align thinking, actions and behavior.Excellent written and verbal articulation

skills.  Able to express ideas clearly and simplistically.Able to create momentum, set strategy and drive towards

quantitative results for the business.

','Quality Assurance/Quality Control','North America-USA-California-Woodland','','GLB SC Quality_51124893','Full-time','NAM Seed Health Quality Testing Lab Manager

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NAM Seed Health Quality Testing Lab Manager Monsanto Company - Woodland, CA, United States

   

Location: Woodland, CA

Company Profile:
At the heart of Monsanto is a very clear and principled code of conduct – one we expect all employees, contractors and management to live by every day. We operate under a genuine value system—our pledge—that demonstrates integrity, respect, ethical behavior, perspective and honesty as a foundation for everything we do.