Project Engineer Manager

Employer
Tellis Executive Search
Location
Meriden
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 07, 2018
Closes
Mar 29, 2018
Industry
Aerospace
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
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.

Responsibilities

  • 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.

Qualifications

  • 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.