Production Manager Jobs in Alva, FL at Syngenta

Title: Production Manager

Company: Syngenta

Location: Alva, FL

DescriptionAbout SyngentaSyngenta is a global leader in agriculture; rooted in science and dedicated to bringing plant potential to life. Each of our 28,000 employees in more than 90 countries work together to solve one of humanity’s most pressing challenges: growing more food with fewer resources. A diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace environment are enablers of our ambition to be the most collaborative and trusted team in agriculture. Our employees reflect the diversity of our customers, the markets where we operate and the communities which we serve. No matter what your position, you will have a vital role in safely feeding the world and taking care of our planet. Join us and help shape the future of agriculture.

About UsWe invite you to help us shape the future of agriculture. At Syngenta, we believe every employee has a role to play in safely feeding the world and taking care of our planet. To support that challenge, the Production & Supply – SE Production Operations Team is currently seeking a Production Manager in Alva, Florida. As an Production Manager you will be responsible for managing various departments such as Operations, Growing and IPM, Site phytosanitary standards, product Quality, Trials, Production planning, labor Management, Process management and other operational processes to Syngenta standards.

You Will Help Shape The Future Of Agriculture By

Will follow the Company sales forecast and use the production planning standards to ensure that the departments achieve the required performance to deliver the seasonal work plan.

Will plan and manage the required resources according to the seasonal work program to maximize quality and production, focusing on cost efficiency & continuous improvement methodologies.


Responsible for overall production of all crops growing at Alva site and achieving targeted QUOTIF.

Manages the farm operations according to the protocols and process outlined.

Responsible for all NPI, trials and new projects running on site.

Communications with all stake holders across the business and collaboration with all coworkers to support the business strategy.

Manage performance of your team on a timely basis according to the HR guidelines

Prepares yearly budget for different cost centers and manages the expenditure.

Manages the quality and consistency of our products according to the outlined standards.

Responsible to engage the team and walk the fields for decision making process.

Ensure the overall phytosanitary of the site is up to the required standard.

Ensures that all necessary infrastructures for production are in good condition and maintained well.

Trains and coaches the team to enhance productivity and continuous improvements.

Responsible for improving efficiencies across the departments and achieve annual cost saving targets.

Ensures timely planting and crop maintenance is done according to schedules to achieve the required quality & production capacity.

Leading and supporting the sites strategic & HSE objectives as a member of the Site Leadership Team.

Oversees and manages the crop nutrition programs to ensure that the nutrient requirements of the crops are met.

Ensures purity test or true to type tests are carried out in time to avoid any issues with mixture.

Ensures that the IPM process is maintained effectively, and all process are in place.

Determines, review and manage all inputs for growth of the crops with appropriat…

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