Global Active Ingredient Tech Center Director (m/f/d)

Department:  Operations
Date:  Jul 11, 2024

About us


We, FMC Agricultural Solutions, provide innovative crop protection solutions to growers around the world. Thanks to the commitment of our 6,500 employees, we are one of the six largest crop protection manufacturers in the world.


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For our new Technology Center in Schaffhausen (Switzerland) we are looking for a


Active Ingredient Technical Center Director (m/f/d)


Are you ready to take the helm in active ingredient manufacturing? We're seeking a proactive individual to drive process safety excellence, technology standardization, and continuous improvement initiatives across FMC's tolled AI manufacturing facilities. Additionally, you'll ensure the smooth transition of new products from R&D to commercial production.


What You'll Do With Us:

  • Lead Process Safety implementing and enforcing process safety standards to uphold excellence
  • Foster Continuous Improvement identifying and executing process improvement opportunities, implementing standardized methodologies
  • Manage New Product Implementation guiding the transition of new products from R&D technical packages to commercial scale production
  • Drive Standardization harmonizing processes across sites and cultivate technical talent


Your Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or above in chemistry, chemical engineering or related engineering field
  • 10-15 years of management experience in chemical manufacturing industries, with international exposure
  • Experience in Plant Management preferred
  • Strong safety leadership and experience with process safety management
  • Proficiency in the Production and Handling of Hazardous Materials
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and lead cross-functional teams of technical staff


Are You Ready to Make an Impact?

If you're passionate about making a difference and share our values of diversity, collaboration, and quality, we encourage you to submit your application today. We eagerly await hearing from you!