Aerospace Program Manager

Charleston, South Carolina
Engineering (Architecture and Engineering Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 140,000 - US$ 180,000 per year
Ref. Number
Young, Jarrid M., Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion is currently accepting resumes for an opportunity as an Aerospace/Aviation Program Manager supporting startup operations for an aerospace company in the Charleston, SC area. Qualified candidates please apply and forward a copy of your resume to

Job Description
The Aerospace/Aviation Program Manager will support program management and project engineering with development of program planning strategies, technical cost estimates, evaluation of alternatives, risk management, logistics management, cost-performance trade-offs, preparation of data, status updates and customer presentations.

Key Responsibilities:
-Directs and works with project engineer(s) to develop solutions to customer requirements, and facilitates resolutions where platform conflicts arise
-Manages and directs the engineering resources effort and time required to maintain the budget and schedule provided for the assigned platform(s). Ensures roles and responsibilities are clearly defined and coordinated with project engineers
-Provides support to Project Engineers as necessary, to include, but not limited to project planning, estimating and execution of project tasks
-Assists the project managers with developing and implementing improved procedures and standards to ensure that output is high quality, accurate, on-time, and within budget; which includes establishing metrics (key performance indicators) for the engineering projects and accountabilities for achieving results
-Provides direction and leadership on technical and technology issues and collaborates with Technical Engineers as appropriate from cross-platform issues and lessons learned
-Defines and manages risks of technical approaches in terms of state of the art resources/tools and personnel needs
-Assist in accomplishing human resource strategies by communicating and mentoring platform Project Engineers, providing input into the appraisal of employees, and reviewing/recognizing job contributions

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

- Experience working within the Aviation or Aerospace industry; 6+ years
-Experience in a management role within the Aviation or Aerospace industry


4-7 years

- Bachelors or Masters Degree in Engineering or related field

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