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Project Manager - Program Quality - AEROSPACE/ AUTOMOTIVE in Oakville at Volt

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $43.0 - $48.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire a Project Manager – Program Quality with our Client in the Aerospace industry in Oakville, ON for a 1 year contract with the possibility of extension


  • Job Title: Project Manager - Program Quality Manager
  • Client: in the Aerospace industry
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Location: Oakville, ON, L6L5Y7
  • Start Date: May 28th 2018 (tentative pending cleared background check and Reference checks)
  • End Date: (One year contract) 2019-05-31
  • Pay Rate: $43-48/hr (T4) + benefits available 
  • Hours: 37.5 hrs/week or 7.5 hours per week

Please send the following ANSWERS to as part of your application, along with sending your Resume in a Word document:
1) Do you have a Bachelor’s Degree? 
2) Do you have previous experience in Project Management? 
3) Do you have a minimum 5 years of experience in the aerospace, automotive or medical devices industry? 
4) Do you have strong experience with APQP and/or PPAP processes? 

Job Description Summary:

Every second a plane takes off with our Clients Systems equipment onboard. From space exploration and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – our systems make modern flight possible. And by “make it possible,” we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 150 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do. 

Today, the fully integrated landing systems we design, test and manufacture help millions of passengers reach their destinations safely. But we aren’t satisfied with today’s success. Our global Landing Systems team is committed to continuous improvement – we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us! 

In this position you will be reporting to the Quality Manager – Commercial Programs. As the Project Manager – Program Quality, you will be responsible for all aspects of planning and execution of Manufacturing Process Review and APQP activities on Landing Gear product. This role is accountable for the on-time delivery of project outputs to support internal Client requirements and commitments to external customers. 

Primary Responsibilities: 

• Develop, execute and manage MPR/PFMEA project from cradle to grave including schedule development, resource coordination and securing on-time deliverables in support of project deadlines 
• Facilitate project team events and meetings to ensure project milestones and commitments are met. 
• Control and manage project execution to mitigate project risks. 
• Coordinate, train and support cross-functional team 
• Assess and compile technical documentation in support of Manufacturing Process Review activity 
• Drive implementation of actions produced out of MPR/PFMEA activity in support of defined schedule 
• Prepare and present regular project status updates to Landing Systems senior leaders and stakeholders 
• Execute project events in accordance with ACE requirements 
• Compile lessons learned/project debrief for delivery to leadership upon conclusion of project 
• Project activity may occur in multiple Landing Systems sites – up to 25% international travel may be required 

Basic Qualifications:

• Post-secondary education in Engineering or Technical discipline is preferred 
• Excellent Project Management skills, Project Management Professional designation preferred 
• Minimum 5 years of related aerospace, automotive or medical device experience. 
• Has implemented, maintained and/or improved APQP or PPAP processes 
• Good understanding of design and machining / manufacturing methods 
• Demonstrated ability to create and execute project plans to achieve specific goals within tight timelines. 
• Strong interpersonal skills, ability to lead teams with minimal supervision 
• Strong computer skills, including proficiency in MS Office software programs 
• High degree of professionalism and confidentiality with the ability to influence and engage others to overcome resistance to change. 

• Project activity may occur in multiple Landing Systems sites – up to 25% international travel may be required 

• Successful candidate must meet all requirements under ITAR and CGD.

Note: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada is committed to meeting the needs of applicants and employees with disabilities in a timely manner, and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please let us know if you need an accommodation during any part of the application and selection process.

Volt Workforce Solutions Canada is an Equal Opportunity employer.