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Technical Project Manager in Erie, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 12/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Erie, PA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $65000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    805-560-8658 x21305

Job Description

Manage and coordinates activities of a designated project to ensure that goals or objectives of the project are being accomplished within defined time frame and budgets. 

Work with new and existing tooling.  Test and qualify prototype and production tooling.  Provide aid to the Design group including repairing and updating existing molds. 

Assist in the Development and evaluation QA/QC process systems, procedures, and statistical techniques.  


- Reviews project proposals and/or plans to determine time frame, funding limitation, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various phases of project.

- Establishes work plan and staffing for each phase of the project, and arranges for recruitment or assignment of project personnel.

- Confers with project staff to outline work plan and to assign duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority. 

- Suggest methods, materials and tooling modifications per procedure

- Sample and debug prototype and production tooling per procedure

- Implementation of new molds, system improvement, and experimental designs

- Interface with all departments as required

- Analyzes production capabilities and standards

- Statistical processes and capability studies

- Mold/process capabilities and qualifications 

- Process development

- Design of experiments and testing techniques


- Must have knowledge in tooling, design, analytical, communication with internal and external customers, and processing

- 4 year Engineering Degree and a strong processing background is a plus


Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Troubleshooting of technical problems. Analytical skills involved with being a resourceful and innovative problem solver.

Experience in Plastics technologies working with injection and/or injection blow mold machines

Experience in injection and/or injection blow molding operations

Experience with tooling

Ability to read and comprehend instructions, job orders, standard operating procedures, safety rules and maintenance procedures. Ability to read and analyze reports and documents.

Ideal candidate must have a plastics OR tooling background, manage project from concept to mold design to production into part production.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer