Project Manager with Engineering Experience in Mossville, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 5/20/2018

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Job Description

*****THIS POSITION IS IN Mossville, IL. PLEASE APPLY ONLY IF YOU ARE INTERESTED FOR THAT LOCATION*****

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many direct hire, full-time positions. To learn more about us, please go to www.volt.com.

Volt Workforce Solutions has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking candidates for the Project Manager with Engineering Exp position for our client in the Midwest.

Candidate Responsibilities

JOB PURPOSE:

Facilitate program and project workshops, plan development sessions, plan control meetings, and run other project meetings independently.

Understand and adhere to divisional and corporate governance processes.

JOB DUTIES:

Expertise in Project Management tools & processes.

Facilitate projects, lead chartering sessions, develop/validate network diagrams, and lead integration and compression sessions.

Plan and lead program and project planning sessions.

Function independently to lead a large, diverse program or project planning session.

Prepare and do pre-work for the session as well as follow up and action ownership.

Mentor/coach the leadership team and address leadership issues one-on-one with senior divisional and department management.

Adapt to diverse business climates.

Control the planning sessions - stop any side bar conversations constructively, and keep the team focused on the objectives.

Provide input for staffing and support of programs and create accurate and detailed schedules.

Successfully handoff off project to Program Coordinators.

Mentor/train Program Coordinator positions.

Interpret and communicate Voice of the Customer (VOC), Voice of Business (VOB), and Critical Customer Requirements (CCR) to develop a comprehensive Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) to reduce program risk and enhance project schedule quality.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:

This position requires a four year college or university degree.

Eight to twelve years of job-related experience in program management are required with experience in engineering, project management or product development highly desirable.

Must have very strong interpersonal skills including excellent communication skills, strong meeting facilitation skills, and the ability to influence others without having authority.

Professional training in leading and facilitating meetings is highly desired.

Must possess extensive knowledge of project management software (Primavera or MS Project), MS Office (Excel/Word/Powerpoint), Adobe Acrobat, and Web Publishing tools.

May also require knowledge of other software tools such as project accounting systems.

Administrator for IPSD Large Change Requirements Management(CRM)Web based Workflow Tool. Main responsibilities will include supporting CPI and ROHS Compliance for IPSD Large Engineering Model.

Typical Day:

Stakeholder Report Creation and Communication, Working with Program/Project Owners and teams on status of projects. Management and Maintenance of new Change Requests as Admin of CRM system, training will be provided for CRM system. Will be working a high volume of CPI plans and ROHS Plan Development is still in process.

Education Requirement:

This position requires a college or university degree. There is not a required or preferred field of what the degree is in; however, previous position holders that succeed in this role had a Business, IT, or Engineering degrees.

Technical Skills:

Sound Knowledge and experience with P6 Strong analytical and organizational skills.

Soft Skills:

Communication and Organization.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support.

We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt is a publicly owned Corporation with shares trading on the over-the-counter market: http://www.otcmarkets.com under the trading symbol "VISI".

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

*Send your resume today for consideration!! We look forward to talking to you.*

*****THIS POSITION IS IN Mossville, IL. PLEASE APPLY ONLY IF YOU ARE INTERESTED FOR THAT LOCATION*****

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.

To learn more about us, please go to www.volt.com.