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Site IT Leader

Frankford, Philadelphia, PA, USA Req #288
Tuesday, April 5, 2022
About AdvanSix plays a critical role in global supply chains, innovating and delivering essential products for our customers in a wide variety of end markets and applications that touch people’s lives, such as building and construction, fertilizers, plastics, solvents, packaging, paints, coatings, adhesives and electronics. Our reliable and sustainable supply of quality products emerges from the vertically integrated value chain of our three U.S.-based manufacturing facilities. AdvanSix strives to deliver best-in-class customer experiences and differentiated products in the industries of nylon solutions, chemical intermediates, and plant nutrients, guided by our core values of Safety, Integrity, Accountability and Respect. More information on AdvanSix can be found at

Are you looking for your next career opportunity with a great team of talented people who are leaders in their fields – from research, engineering and agronomy to information technology, supply chain and marketing? Do you believe in driving results in a collaborative environment open to creative ideas and diverse perspectives?

AdvanSix is a company built on a rich history of teamwork, innovation, and customer focus with a fun, entrepreneurial mindset. With Leading North American positions across all product portfolios, we manufacture products essential to everyday life – from fertilizer, solvents used in electronics manufacturing & other industries, paints & coatings, resin used for automotive parts, carpeting, and other key industries.

As site IT leader for our Philadelphia location, you will be enabling technology needs for a 24x7 business. Join a growing, contemporary IT team with opportunity to grow. At AdvanSix, we are our customers’ trusted partner for Advantaged Chemistries by caring, innovating, and advancing together. We value diversity and support inclusivity. Join the AdvanSix family today and advance with us!

What you’ll be doing:

  • Partner with site leadership: As a member of the site leadership team, understand and deliver site technology needs
  • Solution Management: Support desktop, software, mobility, service desk, and site support; manage small projects at the site and partner with IT peers in deployment of large technology projects
  • Manage and resolve: individual and site issues and problems using root cause analysis. Anticipate future issues and put mitigations in place
  • Empower and Grow Digital Literacy: Guide employees through ever-changing digital offerings to gain maximum value of technology investments
  • Manage and Advance Technical Platforms: Drive the strategy of key platforms including but not limited to Microsoft 365
  • Responsible ownership: of all IT assets and technology leveraged at the site, ensuring currency, security, and leverage  

What you’ll bring to the table:

  • Minimum of 3 years IT related experience in large-scale manufacturing organization with technical experience analyzing, investigating, and resolving problems, application and server management, desktop support, and network management
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field desired
  • IT or professional certifications such as ITIL or Six Sigma green belt a plus

What will enable your success:

  • Ability to enable business, culture, and technology change in a dynamic operating environment; adjusts thinking and behavior resiliently
  • Understanding of human centered design
  • Dynamic, curious learner with desire to understand new perspectives and opportunities, to explore new ways to solve problems
  • Capable of partnering across organization to define and breakdown opportunities, identify logical solutions, and facilitate change; ability to anticipate and mitigate issues
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills including active listening
  • Robust diplomatic skills and ability to help senior business leaders see value, opportunities, and risks beyond their own area of expertise; business acumen
  • Self-motivated and results oriented
AdvanSix is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, veteran status, or any other protected classification. To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of AdvanSix about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at AdvanSix via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of AdvanSix, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by AdvanSix for this position and a valid agreement with AdvanSix is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the AdvanSix agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Other details

  • Job Family IT01 - IT General
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Frankford, Philadelphia, PA, USA