Monsanto Seed Operations Technician-Malawi in MALAWI, Malawi

Main Purpose

  • To carry out the actual seed processing activity in the plant.

  • To supervise and train the casual and permanent machine operators on operational and safety procedures according to OSHAS 18001 requirements.

  • To take care of house keeping in the plant premises.

  • To participate in formulation and implementation of procedures and work instructions for Seed Processing according to Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001 ) in the Lilongwe Plant.

  • Carry out breakdown and preventive (shutdown) maintenance

Specific Functions

  • Training the machine operators and casual workers on all plant operations.

  • Processing the seed through the machine and other manual processes using Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001) procedures.

  • Conducting maintenance of any machine problems

  • Document the processing activities and feedback to parties needing the information.

  • Carryout safety activities in the plant and maintenance as per OSHAS 18001 procedures.

  • Report nonconformities and incidents in the supply operations at the site.

  • Supervision of seed processing activity in the plant.

  • Supervision and training of machine operators on operational and safety procedures according to OSHAS 18001 requirements.

  • Supervision of house keeping in the plant and at the premises.

  • Participate in formulation and implementation of Procedures and Work Instructions for Seed Processing and Plant maintence according to Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001) at the Lilongwe Plant.

  • Preparation of production reports

  • Ensure the smooth running of the plant

  • Carry out electrical/mechanical preventive and breakdown maintenance

  • Identification and training of contractors for plant equipment service requirements

  • Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time

Desired Education Qualifiction, Experience and Skills

  • Minimum Diploma in mechanical engineering

  • 3 years experience in a similar position

  • Computer literacy (word, excel, powerpoint, outlook, visio, SAP)

  • Basic Plant operation and management knowledge.

  • Basic supervisory skills and labour handling knowledge.

  • Basic seed storage knowledge.

  • Quality & Safety knowledge.

Organization: Asia Africa Supply Chain51012608_

Title: Seed Operations Technician-Malawi

Location: Africa-Malawi-Lilongwe-Malawi

Requisition ID: 01IWJ

Job: Engineering

Schedule: Full-time

At Monsanto, we value a diverse combination of ideas, perspectives and cultures. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. If you need a reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please for further assistance.access our disability accommodations process

U.S. Employment Law (applicable for U.S. jobs ONLY): EEO Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. For information about equal employment opportunity rights, please refer to this information from the U.S. federal government: ; .

EEOC PosterEEOC Supplement