Project Manager

New Bedford, Massachusetts
Administrative & Support Services (Office and Administrative Support Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 65,000 - US$ 95,000 per year
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Stacey Marcotte, Spherion
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Job Description

The role is an exciting opportunity to join a global, dynamic, Hi-Tech team, supporting the medical and aerospace industries. We are the industry leader in the development and manufacture of ceramic to metal seals for both Aerospace and Medical markets. We help improve the quality of life with our implantable medical components, and we ensure the safety of travelers by developing multiple components for the Aerospace industry.

??? Responsible for material procurement used in the project. Confers with vendors, suppliers and purchasing to determine product specifications and arrange for purchase of equipment, materials, components among others.
??? Assures purchased, transferred or manufactured components conform to specified quality standards.
??? Responsible for product assembly and processing of associated components
??? Responsible for Design Verification - Verify that the necessary tests and inspections are performed to assure parts meet Design Plan criteria. This includes first article inspections, applicable certificates of compliance/analysis/chemistry/physical properties, FMEA, control plan, initial product costing standards among others.
??? Responsible for product transfer to production.
??? Confers with management, process engineering, quality engineering and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules and other considerations to facilitate production processes. Estimates production times, staffing requirements and related costs to provide information for management decisions.
??? Manage new product projects using accepted project management tools.
??? Establish project charter which clearly defines scope, goals, required resources and timing.
??? Provide a project schedule to identify what tasks need to be performed and when.
??? Ensure project is completed on time.
??? Ensure product costs will meet expected production yield and margin goals as outlined in project goals.
??? Clearly communicate project risks as they arise.
??? Identify resources required to complete project
??? Track and report on project milestones and provide status to Engineering Manager and other senior management as required.
??? Clearly communicate expectations to team members and stakeholders
??? Lead, coach and motivate team members on a proactive basis.
??? Resolve any issues with product design specification, process design specifications or inspection specifications throughout the life cycle of the product.
??? Participate in customer visits to discuss new products or evaluate product problems as required.
??? Evaluate proposed changes in equipment, processes, materials or services that result in cost reduction or improvement in operations.
??? Approve customer purchase orders to ensure the product will meet customer requirements as part of the contract review process as required.
??? Technical resource for process engineering, quality engineering, and production on applicable products.

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

- Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, drawings, specifications, technical procedures, or government regulations.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
- Must adhere to all Company policies.
- General Algebraic and Geometric skills required.
- Must be able to apply mathematical operations to frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis.


1-4 years

B.S. degree in Material Science or Engineering is desired and often required.
??? Minimum of 3 years related experience is required.
??? Processing experience with refractory, thin film deposition, electroplating, vacuum, and hydrogen brazing, and electrical testing desired.
??? Computer proficiency.

please call or email Stacey Marcotte at 508-991-8170 or

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