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AIP Production Chemist

Syngenta Crop Protection Monthey AG
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Syngenta is a global leader in agriculture; 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.

Monthey (VS) is the largest and most complex of Syngenta’s Crop Protection sites, producing Active Ingredients (AI) both new and established molecules. We are currently seeking a Production Chemist (m/f/d) for the Active Ingredient Production (AIP) Group in Monthey (VS).

The AIP Production Chemist leads one or more production lines according existing HSEQ best practices. The production chemist is responsible of quality, yield, production plan fulfilment and cost efficiency (QOTIFAC Quality On Time In Full At Cost). She/He is responsible of the production process, its documentation and its continuous improvement to support the supply chain needs. The Production Chemist works closely with the Asset Technician (AT) to solve problems, ensure the availability of the resources and the reliability of the equipment.


guarantees HSEQ compliance in his area of responsibility in line with defined standards, can assess and manage risk appropriately
has process ownership and provides documentation
is responsible of technical, organizational, financial and QOTIFAC of one or more production lines
manages the performance of her/his products together with the Asset Technician through Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and reports them appropriately
leads Operational Excellence and continuous improvement initiatives
replaces the Production Manager to represent the sector when needed

Master’s degree in chemistry and/or chemical engineering or equivalent; PhD (optional)
Excellent knowledge and proven experience in risk assessment (process risk assessment, change management)
Understanding of financial and organizational aspects of a chemical plant
Knowledge of applicable safety, health and environmental norms
Previous production experience or technical support within chemical industry
Previous project experience as a team member and ability to lead inter-professional project team
Team leadership skills
Fluent in French and very good knowledge in English.
Clear and effective communication skills

What we offer:

We foster a challenging, dynamic and supportive culture where people can thrive for excellence, build a rewarding career and achieve their full potential. With a diverse team across the globe, we contribute to valuable and impactful work that shapes agriculture of the future. Our team aspire to be the best in the industry.

We offer a variety of financial and non-financial benefits, including:

Flexible work environment
A competitive pension fund plan, bonus scheme, relocation assistance
Preferential conditions with insurance companies
On campus health service and canteen
Family-friendly initiatives
Sounds like your next step? We look forward to receiving your online application including all relevant documents.

Syngenta is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.