Engineering Program Manager

by Martinrea International

Position Type: Full-time
Location: Tillsonburg, ON
Date Posted: May 12, 2022
Experience: 5 Years
Education: College Diploma (2 years)
Martinrea International

Job Description

Job Summary: Project leader in the Program Management and APQP process. Provide continuous Engineering support to Production and Martinrea Corporate Program Management


Required Education and Experience:

  • Post-Secondary Education (Undergraduate Degree or Community College Diploma) in the one of the following:
    • Engineering (Mechanical or Mechatronics)
    • Manufacturing (Tooling)
  • Working towards P. Eng or P.M.P. designation preferred
  • Strong communicator in the English language, both written and oral
  • Excellent organizational skills, and attention to detail
  • Strong time management skills
  • Thorough understanding of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project)
  • Develop knowledge of CAD software (AutoCAD, Solidworks, Catia, UG)
  • 5 to 10 years of experience in a program or project leadership role


Essential Functions:

  • Act as project leader in the program management and APQP process
  • Determine and monitor all project goals
  • Develop and conduct project feasibility studies for designs and achieve key milestone dates
  • Document project management checklist and approvals (procedure#4.2)
  • Recommend and prepare release documents for prototypes, new projects, pilots, engineering changes and miscellaneous orders
  • Requisition and manage tooling, capital and try-out material for projects
  • Provide customer support on an as needed basis
  • Follow-up all facets of the project from cell layout, launch, run-at-rate, and all PPAP requirements
  • Lead post program launch quotations
  • Value analysis and value engineering ideas and organize workshops
  • Review and ensure that all Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) are met
  • Review and ensure that all Customer Specific Requirements (CSR's) are met
  • PFMEA responsible and DFMEA support
  • Monitor and assist suppliers on meeting project goals
  • Assess and implement continuous improvement projects in relation to current or future project planning
  • Abide by all Company polices including, but not limited to the following: Health and Safety, Quality and Environmental Systems, Human Resources policies, and the Martinrea Employee Handbook


Work Environment:

  • Plant Floor
  • Office


Physical Demands:

  • Constant communication with employees, peers, and management
  • Overtime and weekend support required


Health and Safety:

  • Must work in accordance with Health and Safety regulations, Company and plant rules, policies and procedures
  • Must use or wear Personal Protective Equipment and certain clothing as required by the Company


Other Duties:

  • This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of duties and responsibilities required for this job. Duties and responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice



This job description does not constitute a contract of employment. The Company may exercise its employment at will right at any time