at Central States Manufacturing in Lowell, Arkansas, United States
DescriptionJOB SUMMARY: The Engineering Project Manager will be responsible for planning, overseeing and leading projects from ideation through completion. This role with CSMI requires interaction with a range of internal and external individuals, most often managing several projects simultaneously. JOB DUTIES AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
+ Lead weekly project planning meetings.
+ Coordinate staff and internal resources.
+ Manage project progress and adapt work as required.
+ Ensure projects meet deadlines.
+ Manage relationships with external vendors and Internal Engineers.
+ Design and sign off on contracts.
+ Oversee all incoming and outgoing project documentation.
+ Design and manage test plans.
+ Manage the design of prototypes.
+ Design risk mitigation plan.
+ Conduct project review and creating detailed reports for management.
+ Optimize and improve processes and the overall approach where necessary.
+ Secure growth opportunities and initiate new projects.
+ Manage multiple projects at a time effectively and efficiently.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS :
+ Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and Project Management.
+ Five to eight years experience Managing Engineering Projects.
+ PMP Certification preferred.
+ Previous experience in manufacturing is a plus.
+ Experience in New Product Development, from conception to production.
+ Ability to juggle multiple projects and priorities across multiple divisions of CSMI.
+ Lean Manufacturing experience preferred; examples include: Value Stream, Kaizen, Root Cause Analysis, Six Sigma, etc.
+ Must possess excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
+ Should be highly organized.
+ Travel as required.
+ Ability to lead and manage multiple teams.
+ Self-starter; can work with little or no oversight.
+ Excellent time and resource management skills.
+ Computer skills required, specifically: MS Project, MS Excel, MS Word.
+ Effective written and verbal skills. Ability to present to both large and small groups.
+ Demonstrated support of company mission statement and value list.
+ Ability to work while being exposed to outside weather conditions; extreme cold and extreme heat.
+ Outstanding customer service attitude.
+ Consistently exhibits and displays the company’s values of “Own It. Can Do. Act in Love.”
+ Own It – Commitment to customer, the company, and each other
+ Can Do – Pursuing continuous improvement
+ Act in Love – Treating others with humility, respectfulness, kindness, honesty, patience, and self-control
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