Chemist - Lab Manager

Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc.

Idaho Falls, ID

Idaho Falls, ID, US
Idaho Falls, ID
30+ days ago
Chemist - Lab Manager-21009482
Job Function:Supply
Primary Location:United States-Idaho-Idaho Falls-Idaho Falls Malt Plant
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:$64,000.0 - $72,000.0
Posting Date:Oct 1, 2021
Job Description

Budweiser. Bud Light. Stella Artois. Michelob ULTRA. That’s right, over 100 of America’s most loved brands, to be exact. But there’s so much more to us than our top-notch portfolio of beers, seltzers, and more. We believe our people are our greatest asset, and we’re looking for people like you to join our shared dream of bringing people together for a better world. Are you up for the Challenge?  

At Anheuser-Busch, we ensure only the highest quality ingredients become part of our products. With an eye for detail and focus on quality always, the Idaho Falls Lab Manager is responsible for ensuring all product in or out of the plant meets our standards. Attending plant meetings, creating and executing action plans to meet quality metrics, troubleshooting operational concerns and developing relationships with operators, influencing change, and growing technically and as a leader are all elements of this great opportunity. Additionally, you can expect to:

  • Troubleshooting lab analyses and equipment
  • Lead data analysis and data entry
  • Scheduling lab staff and third party preventative maintenance
  • Maintain lab equipment calibrations
  • Ordering supplies for lab with purchasing system (SAP)
  • Leading and maintaining the site Food Safety program
  • Leading the use of plant optimization tool execution to drive continuous improvement in lab operation and quality results
  • Review quality data to ensure accuracy and development of quality reports
  • Leading problem solving efforts with the use of root cause analysis, 5-whys, and abnormality reports
  • Willing to work weekends and holidays as needed
  • Budget oversite for the lab
  • Participate in routine meetings and cascade information to team
  • Coaching team members and providing feedback to direct reports
  • Ensure quality and safety standards are met
  • Maintaining standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the lab
Job Qualifications
  • B.S. in Engineering, Science, or a related degree
  • Previous Lab Experience preferred
  • Self-starter with the ability to prioritize
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced team environment
  • Driven to deliver results against challenging performance indicators
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects and teams simultaneously
  • Proven analytical, influence, and negotiation skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and ability to quickly adapt to new systems
  • Willingness to work some weekends and holidays
  • Food Safety Health Check program experience
  • Ability to extract, evaluate, and utilize data for process improvement from applicable systems
  • Demonstrated leadership and change management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team orientation; technical and problem solving skills
Why Anheuser-Busch 

Anheuser-Busch is here for the times that matter. The moments where we celebrate, defy challenges, dream of the brighter future we are building today– and all the moments in between. We are a company that brings people together for richer conversations, sweeter celebrations and stronger communities.   

Challenge Accepted! Apply Today!  


We offer generous benefit plan options that can be tailored for your unique needs and wellbeing and are effective on day 1. Here are just a few:  

  • Health benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Wellness and Tax-Advantaged Savings and Spending Accounts  
  • Life Insurance and Disability Income Protection  
  • Generous Parental Leave and FMLA policies  
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings options with a generous company matching contribution of up to 8.5% 
  • Chance to work in a fast-paced environment among a company of owners   
  • Free Beer! 

EEO Statement

As the leading global brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev is committed to finding innovative ways to continually improve. It's this kind of thinking that creates a unique work environment by rewarding talent, celebrating diversity and encouraging forward thinking. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

About the Company

Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc.