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Project Manager

    • Job Tracking ID: 2021.11.16.323557
    • Job Location: Billerica , MA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: November 16, 2021
    • Years of Experience: 7 - 10 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • SAP Category: Experienced Professionals
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Job Description:

The Project Manager provides the full aspect of project management by carrying projects from early concept through manufacturing while providing technical guidance and leadership. Reporting project status to management and escalating potential project issues that threaten timelines is critical to the role.

  • Responsible for meeting project goals and deadlines
  • Responsible for presenting product / project status and management reporting throughout the development process
  • Provide technical guidance & leadership on cross-functional and intercultural teams
  • Interface effectively with R&D, Manufacturing, Quality, Procurement, and Product Management functions
  • Work closely with suppliers to ensure timely delivery of components and services
  • Carry ideas and projects from early concept all the way through manufacturing
  • Responsible for the project compliance with Festo processes and corporate instructions

Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in a technical discipline
  • Professional project management certifications are a significant plus
  • Effective interpersonal, communication & leadership skills as well as conflict management
  • Experience leading projects through a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of manufacturing and process development activities such as qualification, validation, design of experiments, FMEA and design for manufacturing
  • Must be self-motivated, enthusiastic, and have the ability to interact effectively with people in all areas of the company including Plant Operations, R&D, Quality, and Product Management


For additional information about Festo’s Technical Engineering Center (TEC) click here

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster