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SR Project Manager - Hybrid Work Schedule

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Safran Aero Boosters Material and processes New Brighton , Minnesota , United States Permanent Full-time Bachelor's Degree More than 5 years
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Job Description

Summary:
Working alongside and under the direction of the Director of Projects, the Senior Project Manager is responsible to oversee partial or complete test cell projects, which includes building construction, manufacturing, installation, integration, and acceptance testing of Safran Test Cells and 3rd party equipment. The Senior Project Manager will contribute to team efforts by serving as a mentor to other Project Managers and assisting with the monitoring, review and analysis of Projects.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Responsible to oversee partial or complete test cell projects, which may include building construction, manufacturing, installation, integration, and acceptance testing of Safran Test Cells and 3rd party equipment
• Oversee the coordination and all communications between the Customer, Safran Test Cells staff, vendors, sub-contractors, installation personnel and any other personnel or firms involved in building, installing, and commissioning the Project
• Responsible for financial management with support from the Finance department, contract management, and customer relations throughout the Project implementation
• Responsible for issuing Purchase Order Requisitions and developing Contract Change Requests and Registers
• Responsible for issuing Customer Invoice Requisitions
• Act as a mentor for Assistant Project Managers and Project Managers in project delivery
• Provides timely, accurate communication of project plans and report status to stakeholders and the Director of Projects
• Handle all local issues at foreign and US installations, including housing and local transportation for Safran Test Cells personnel, local procurement, and local office management as directed
• Assist the Director of Projects with the monitoring, review, and analysis of Projects
• Maintain, adjust and update project plans as needed

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
• Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline, Architecture, Project Management or related field preferred
• 6+ years of work experience across engineering disciplines involved in Project implementation required
• 10+ years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
• Prior project management experience in the aero engine test cell business is highly desirable
• High School diploma or GED required

Qualifications:
• Highly developed skill set in leadership practices including ability to balance risk, effectively influence diverse teams, and ownership of responsibility for outcomes
• Demonstrated ability to manage multiple activities in various stages of completion
• Ability to lead and model behaviors for other team members
• Motivated individual, with a positive attitude, who can consistently strive to exceed goals
• Solid analytical and problem-solving skills including problem identification, analysis, action planning and execution.
• Strong communication skills both verbal and written with a proven ability to be assertive yet approachable delivering a positive customer service experience
• Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness; actively seeks opportunities to improve and promote quality and monitors own work to ensure quality is met
• Demonstrated excellent contract and vendor management skills
• Solid organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment with close attention to detail
• Strong knowledge in the use of standard Microsoft programs including Microsoft Project, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook
• Familiarity with commercial construction practices preferred
• Ability to integrate project management knowledge areas including project scope, quality, time, cost, communication, and risk management

Specificity of the job

• Able and willing to travel up to 50% of the time both domestically and internationally, as required; some trips may last up to 8 weeks

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639 Campus Drive MN 55112

New Brighton

Minnesota United States

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