Engineering Project Manager
Onboard Systems has a full-time opening for an Engineering Project Manager to lead engineering teams in new product development.
Founded in 1975, Onboard Systems is a thriving company that designs and manufactures sophisticated products for the worldwide helicopter industry. As a recognized leader in helicopter lift equipment, our products are chosen by helicopter operators and OEMs throughout the world. Our headquarters is located in Vancouver, WA, with direct access to I-205 and I-5.
Compensation & Benefits
- Competitive salary based on experience
- Eleven paid holidays per year in addition to paid time off
- Flexible work hours
- Cafeteria options for medical & dental coverage
- 401(k) with automatic employer contribution
- Collaborative, team-centric engineering culture
- Immaculate, well-integrated facility
- Lead projects to success by applying demonstrated project management skills
- Define, plan, communicate and track objectives for schedule, cost, and technical performance
- Create, assign and ensure completion of tasks given project team members
- Lead and manage teams of engineering/technical personnel
- Apply a broad base of technical skills to perform detail design review
- Ensure client satisfaction through regular communication and problem solving
- In a small business setting, support team members by personally filling resource gaps
- Possess assertive communication skills, both verbal and written
- Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple projects simultaneously
- Willingness to occasionally travel
- BS in Mechanical Engineering or similar technical field
- Demonstrated commitment to continuing education
- Minimum 5 years' experience in project management role; aerospace industry experience preferred
- Background and experience in design/development of electro-mechanical products
- Possess experience with aerospace standard materials, processes and standard hardware
- Experience authoring and reviewing a variety of technical documentation, including user's manuals, maintenance instructions, qualification test plans, etc.
- Competent with SolidWorks or similar 3D CAD software
- General shop, machining, fabrication and mechanic experience a plus
How to apply
- To apply for this position, email a resume and cover letter using the subject line "Job Position: Engineering Project Manager"
- In the cover letter, describe how your specific background aligns with our required competencies, education, and experience.
- Outstanding candidates will be asked to complete a questionnaire, interview, and qualifying exercise.
To be considered for this position, you should have a solid work history, verifiable references, and be able to pass a mandatory drug and alcohol screening test. Onboard Systems is an equal opportunity employer.
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