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Process Automation Segment Manager, Nutrition

Company: ADM
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: September 12, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description Process Automation and Operational Technology Center of ExcellenceDecatur, IlThis is a full time, exempt positionDescription:ADM Operations is seeking an experienced Process Automation Segment Manager supporting process manufacturing assets within the USA and Canada.
The ideal location for this role is Decatur, Il; however, other US nutrition manufacturing locations will be considered.
Domestic relocation assistance is available for this position and may be provided based on eligibility.The team you will be leading consists of highly motivated and passionate engineers, geared towards leveraging automation and process controls to support and improve manufacturing.
We are implementing modernization and industrial transformation of our facilities and need your experience and knowledge to lead the team forward.
ADM assets transform natural products into a complete portfolio of ingredients and flavors for foods and beverages, supplements, nutrition for pets and livestock and more.
And, with an array of unparalleled capabilities across every part of the global food chain, we give our customers an edge in solving global challenges of today and tomorrow.The Process Automation Segment Manager will coordinate their team's efforts with Operations and other Centers of Excellence (CoEs) to support operations and execute strategic projects. We are seeking a candidate that has an expert level of understanding of Industrial Automation systems, and interdependencies with other disciplines. You should have strong understanding of project execution methodologies and be comfortable working with a global team.
In this role, you will be accountable for leading large and complex projects in your assigned business technologies within ADM with a direct impact on our business strategy. In this role you will coordinate with other segments to share resources and opportunities to allow the CoE to operate on a global level. You will also help align with other CoEs and Operations Leadership to drive optimization projects and continuous improvement, as well as drive standardization, and help set goals and development plans for your teams that align with the peer Technology CoEs and Operations in your segment.ADM recognizes that the way we work is changing and wants to be at the forefront of how we use
technology to drive the optimal performance from our assets and from our team. Visit https://www.adm.com/our-company to learn more about our purpose: to unlock the power of nature, to enrich the quality of life.Responsibilities / Duties:Responsible for safe, reliable, secure process automation systems in plants within area of responsibility.Ensure all process automation deliverables for assigned segment meet the needs of operations and of projects including functioning as intended, on time, and within budget through close partnership with Operations and technology centers of excellence.Directly partner with business leadership to plan for process automation resources in alignment with the business portfolioIdentify potential value creation opportunities and mitigation of loss and appropriately engage the business and functional CoEs and subject matter expert networks to resolve and replicate throughout the organizationDevelop team members by providing guidance, training resources, and individual development plans for a strong cross-functional team.
Lead continuous colleague development assessments for team members. Cultivate leadership and technical skills within the team through mentorship and assignments that empower and enable individual contributors.Proactively mitigate risk and optimize processes through new technology and continuous improvement of automation systems, including leading and fostering future vision for process automation innovationAccountable for Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for process automation aligned with Global Operations. Accountable for segment KPIs. Support further development of these KPIs in a leadership role in a Measure of Success (MOS) team.Develop written standards and drive successful change management throughout area of responsibility aligned with the overall standards development for the PA and OT CoE globallyEnsure sustainment of ADM's continuous improvement methodology, Performance Excellence, by driving standard work and continuous colleague development.Accountable for understanding and full compliance with safety and other Environment, Health, & Safety (EH&S) requirements.Manage third-party suppliers / contractors (where applicable).Some on call and business travel will be required.Required Qualifications:Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical, Mechanical or Electrical EngineeringA minimum of 7 years of Process Automation, Engineering, Manufacturing or related experienceExtensive knowledge and experience with one or more process control platforms (Rockwell Plant PAx, Emerson DeltaV, Valmet (Novatech) D/3, PI, Siemens, or Honeywell)Proven experience in intelligent process automation planning and developmentHighly self-motivated and self-directedStrong communication skills, with ability to communicate complex work at a conceptual level as well as at a hands-on, practical levelStrong documentation and organizational skills in order to enhance organizational vision and clarityAbility to skillfully manage multiple projects simultaneously and succeed in an environment of competing prioritiesDemonstrated commitment to environmental, safety, and quality compliance and improvementDemonstrated ability to drive change, resolve conflict in a healthy and effective way, influence multiple plants, and be comfortable working on the factory floorDemonstrated ability to work effectively in a fast-paced team environmentDemonstrated leadership ability including working with remote team membersFinancial acumen and ability to effectively manage and control costsPreferred Qualifications:Previous leadership experience with direct reportsContinuous and batch process automation experienceExperience with control system migration, modernization, and industrial transformation projectsPackaging, Warehouse Management, and/or Robotics experienceWorking knowledge of Cybersecurity, OT networking, and system integration experienceContinuous improvement experience in a manufacturing environment using Toyota Production System, Danaher Business System, or other lean methodologyThis position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance. ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check. REF:70061BR "AJCIND"

Keywords: ADM, Cedar Rapids , Process Automation Segment Manager, Nutrition, Executive , Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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