Technical Senior Project Manager
Are you ready to become a valuable member of our AME Centre of Excellence Team and lead projects for implementation of manufacturing solutions? Do you have experience in managing technical projects? Are you production oriented? If so, then we are keen to hear from you and discuss how this role will allow you to have a real impact on the future development of Grundfos Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (AME) in our headquarters.
Grundfos Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (AME)
You will join the AME Centre of Excellence within Hydraulic. Here, we work with an end-to-end responsibility of the Hydraulic Core Technology areas besides supporting the organization with cross functional solutions. This means that we have an early involvement in the new product development, developing technology and platforms, execution of implementation projects and a responsibility of managing and improving the existing production solutions.
In Hydraulic Sub-Component departments, you will be part of a diverse team of Engineers, each with their own specialty. The team currently has 4 employees in Denmark and 3 in China. Our responsibility is to deliver robust solutions within Hydraulic sub components, which mean that we are developing/delivering solutions for different type of production tools, and processes. We also use different kind of simulation systems to secure quality and speed in our projects.
Furthermore the department is responsible for development, implementation and sourcing of solutions for Grundfos Manufacturing. No matter if the solution is a make or a buy the team should be involved to secure the deliveries according to standards.
What is the job about?
As Senior Project Manager, your primary responsibility is to execute our implementation projects of production technology. The projects support the product development with production setups to get new products to the market.
“In this role you will lead projects for implementation of manufacturing solutions for new developed products or increase the capacity of existing. This requires you have a strong technical background, a good structure and process focus in your daily work. Besides this you have a passion for new production technology and processes explains Manager, Peter Thomsen Høgh.
“Your task is to plan and successfully keep the project milestones, cost and quality. You do this by structured plans and frequent follow-up. As project responsible you will monitor potential risks and challenges and report to management on progress and issues that is preventing you from keeping the milestone plan” Peter says
You should expect 5-10 travel days a year, visiting partners and factories for implementation. Your daily work will be from our headquarter in Bjerringbro, Denmark.
What do you need to apply?
You are an outgoing person with a strong working structure and overview of tasks. You enjoy leading a team and are curious and passionate about production technology. You keep track of remaining issues and you are persistent when it comes to problem-solving. You are self-driven, motivating and cooperating with the team to meet targets. Moreover, the project manager is responsible for communication to the project team, management and other stakeholders and you monitor, summarize and report progress to management.
- Hold an Engineering degree within Mechanical engineering or similar
- Have at least 5-6 years of experience in technical project management in a similar role is required - less experienced project managers are also welcome to apply
- Have preferably good knowledge of sheet metal forming
- Have a high technical understanding
- Are production oriented, with a good business understanding of manufacturing solutions
- Speak and write English effortlessly
At Grundfos, we dare to do things that others cannot or dare not do. Our skills commit us to pioneer solutions to the world’s water and climate challenges and improve the quality of life for people. We believe innovation is not only a business opportunity, but an obligation. And what really matters to us is not short-term profit, but the impact we make. By becoming part of our united powerful team, you too can drive this change no matter your role.
Furthermore, we offer:
- Flexible working hours and a wide range of employee benefits and discounts
- Access to health and wellbeing initiatives, including fitness center, sports facilities and events and leisure activities
- Access to internal training and great opportunities for individual development
If you have questions or want to know more about the position, please contact Manager, AME Hydraulic Engineering, Peter Thomsen Høgh on +45 40 37 44 21.
If this job sounds appealing to you, please send your resume and cover letter today and no later than 1st of September 2020 by clicking on “Apply”. We expect interviews to be held on an ongoing basis.
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We look forward to hearing from you.
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