Program/Project Manager - Automotive Product Development
Location: Multimatic Technical Centre, Markham, Ontario, Canada
Multimatic Technical Centre (MTC), located in Markham, Ontario is a division of Multimatic Inc. MTC has a comprehensive development team supporting Multimatic’s manufacturing divisions while also providing contract engineering services to a variety of outside customers. The facility has design, analysis, controls/software/electronics (CSE), testing, prototype, composites, and motorsports departments enabling very efficient product development. MTC develops products for major automotive OEM’s and a growing number of niche vehicle manufacturers.
MTC is currently seeking to recruit a Program/Project Manager to join our growing team.
The role of the MTC Program/Project Manager is to work with the departments located at this facility to support the design and development of the product from initial concept to production release. The Multimatic facility that will be responsible for manufacturing the product will assign a Program Manager that is responsible for the overall program, including being the primary end customer interface, purchase and setup all production manufacturing equipment, PPAP, etc. The MTC Program/Project Manager will work closely with the Multimatic Program Manager to ensure the product is developed on-time, on-budget, and satisfies the manufacturing requirements.
During the Acquisition Phase of a project, the MTC Program/Project Manager will be responsible for compiling all available project information (Statement of Requirements, CAD data, timing, etc.) and working with the departments at MTC to generate a quote for the engineering work required to get from concept development to production release. This includes documenting the project timing estimates, risk assessments and associated mitigation plans, and quote assumptions.
Once a project is received, the MTC Program/Project Manager is responsible for coordination of the MTC project activities to ensure that the functional, timing and cost requirements are all met. The MTC Program/Project Manager is also responsible for the planning and execution of the DVP&R activities throughout the product development process. It is expected that this position will Lead/Coordinate projects via a proactive, hands-on approach (directly interacting with the employees in all of the supporting departments, being involved in prototype builds, etc.).
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
No direct line departmental supervisory responsibilities, but carries out appropriate leadership / project management and coordination of engineers and assembly technicians for the program. Responsibilities include planning, assigning, reviewing and presenting work amongst the program team.
Education and Experience:
Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada, hold a valid driver’s license, valid passport and be prepared to travel internationally when required
Multimatic offers a comprehensive benefits package, as well as a friendly work environment. To apply for this career opportunity, click below on the "APPLY NOW" button and send us your resume and cover letter outlining your professional experience.