LMI Aerospace Program Manager in Fredonia, Kansas

Position Responsibilities:

  • Program management for all new programs

  • Track schedules, and resources to ensure program is delivered on time, with 100% quality

  • Communicate with department managers, and leads to set and drive the schedule

  • Communicate with customers, status program, incorporate changes, ensure ON TIME DELIVERY

  • Work with General Manager an0d Department Managers to ensure proper resources exist to support the current programs

  • Help develop the budget (People, Machines, Start up Cost) measure the performance of budget vs actual

  • Work with the estimating department to measure the estimated vs actual of the project, and individual parts

  • Develop metrics to show progress and report internally, and externally

  • Maintain Access DB for new programs.

  • Utilize MRP system to ensure all tasks are being completed as necessary

  • Once a program completes compile all project data (budget, and financial performance) to review with the leadership team.

Qualifications, Skills, Education, and Experience:

  • Preferred Bachelor’s degree.

  • Minimum of 3 years of previous Managerial responsibility.

  • Strong communication skills (verbal, written, listening) and organizational skills; being able to interact well with customers, management, administration, and production while satisfactorily completing multiple assignments in a timely fashion.

  • Leadership skills, has positive ‘can do’ attitude, ability to motivate, influence, and foster loyalty.

  • Results oriented and takes ownership.

  • Must possess exceptional judgment, initiative, discretion, tact, and personality in all areas of responsibility while maintaining high levels of confidentiality. Creative, problem-solver, sound decision maker.

  • Solid computer skills, i.e. Microsoft Excel, Word, and Access.

Working Conditions and/or Physical Requirements:

  • Effective use of a computer keyboard.

  • Effective use of telephone and other applicable electronic communication equipment.

  • View machines and other operations as part of the manufacturing process.

  • Verbal communication with plant personnel and management.

  • Occasional requirements may include standing or sitting for prolonged periods of time, walking, climbing stairs or ladders, kneeling, crouching, reaching, balancing, and lifting and carrying a minimum of 25 lbs.

LMI is an equal employment opportunity employer. Consistent with applicable law, LMI provides access and opportunities to those with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who seek to access the company’s online application system. If an applicant is unable to fully access the online application system, LMI will provide a reasonable accommodation. Applicants with disabilities may contact us at 636-916-2400 for assistance accessing the on-line application system. Callers should have a detailed description of the requested accommodation, their name and preferred method of contact ready for LMI‘s Human Resources Department. LMI will make every effort to respond within two (2) business days. This phone number is not for the general submission of application materials.

LMI is an E-Verify Employer.

LMI is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Veterans Employer

Who we are

LMI is a world-class leader in designing, building and manufacturing aerospace structures, systems and components for commercial, business and regional, and military aerospace customers. We employ more than 1,800 engineering, manufacturing and testing experts in 22 locations throughout the United States, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Sri Lanka. Our integrated team approach and full life cycle of capabilities enable our employees to take advantage of a wide range of opportunities for career growth within our organization.