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Project Manager (Temp)

Requisition ID:  68571
Business Unit:  Engine Systems North Hollywood (3100)
Location: 

North Hollywood, CA, United States, 91605

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defence and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 12,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Our Engine Systems division brings together a range of abilities to support aero-engine manufacturers including Pratt & Whitney, General Electric, Safran and Rolls Royce.

At Meggitt, we have spearheaded pioneering applied research and technology programmes to develop next generation turbofan cooling. We create thermal management components which operate reliably in extremes of temperature, pressure and vibration on the engines and airframes of leading military and commercial rotary and fixed wing aircraft.

Together, our Engine Systems division is helping to create the engines of the future.

Job Designation

The Project Manager plans, monitors and manages internal project(s), from initiation through completion. Engages internal resources to ensure project delivery is on time and aligned with project requirements and objectives. Applies professional principles, practices, and techniques to lead project processes while controlling cost, performance and risk.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Plans, coordinates, implements and finalizes projects according to specifications and deadlines, while keeping the project within budget
  • Defines the project’s objectives, creates schedules and oversees quality control throughout the entire project
  • Works with other participants to complete project scope, goals and deliverables, while adhering to the budget and timing constraints
  • Creates schedules and reviews timeline objectives with team in order to estimate efforts required to reach objectives
  • Identifies, assess and minimizes risks throughout the project lifecycle, seeking to prevent losses
  • Monitors project budgets; reviewing expense reports to determine if allocated funds are managed properly
  • Tracks and reports milestones and provides status reports to requesting department/team
  • Develops improvements and innovations to enhance performance of the Project Management Team
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary

Job Specifications

Education : Post-secondary degree or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Certifications :
Years Experience :
5 -7 years of relevant experience
Skills :

  • Strong background in project management methodology
  • Possess a strong technical background to understand and evaluate the technical specifications, requirements and capabilities associated with the project
  • Ability to adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities
  • Ability to work independently and interface with cross-functional disciplines; using excellent interpersonal skills to drive tasks to completion
  • Self motivated with problem solving and decision making skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to develop clear and detailed plans

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or HRISon@meggitt.com.

If this position is located in the United States, this job will require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

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