Project Engineer Manager

Tellis Executive Search
Mar 07, 2018
Mar 29, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Our client is a successful precision machining aerospace business and has engaged us for a search for an experienced Project Engineering Manager. A successful candidate will develop and lead multiple, complex product development projects within a Machining Manufacturing environment. They will have the proven ability to monitor and review project progress, including budgets, project risks and schedule. We are searching for a creative and dedicated individual who will work well within a collaborative culture environment.


  • Lead the planning and implementation of projects
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements
  • Develop project plans using MS Project
  • Track project deliverables using appropriate tools
  • Manage project budget and allocation of resources to minimize cost and time to completion
  • Provide direction and support to project team which will include all levels in the business including plant management staff
  • Some travel may be required to work with other plants in the Midwest and Southeast.


  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools
  • Knowledge and working experience within the aerospace machining facility industry
  • BS in Engineering required.
  • Work experience in project management and manufacturing engineering
  • Direct work experience as a project leader or manager is mandatory.
  • Proven experience in people management and influencing others
  • Proven experience in strategic planning and risk management
  • Proven experience in change management
  • Proficient in project management software, MS Project is highly desired.
  • Knowledge in Lean Manufacturing
  • Precision machining experience on milling and turning aerospace parts required
  • Must be a US Citizen or authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.