Precision Castparts Corp. Program Manager in Spanish Fork, Utah
Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a leading worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power, and general industrial markets. PCC is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, and forged components used in jet aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over $10 billion company employs more than 29,500 people worldwide. PCC has over 160 plants and has a presence in twenty-six states in the US and in over a dozen countries.
Effective early February 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffet, acquired Precision Castparts Corp. Mr. Buffet stated, “I’ve admired PCC’s operation for a long time. For good reasons, it is the supplier of choice for the world’s aerospace industry, one of the largest sources of American exports. Berkshire’s Board of Directors is proud that PCC has joined Berkshire.”
PCC Aerostructures is a leading supplier of complex components and assemblies to the global aerospace industry.
PCC Aerostructures now includes 38 plants in the U.S, Europe and Asia with over 6000 employees and has ambitious growth plans. Businesses within PCC Aerostructures include Primus International, SPS Aerostructures, Centra, Avibank and AVK, Klune, Noranco, ProCoat, Southwest United Industries, Progressive Incorporated, Synchronous, and Kalistrut. Plants locations include Washington, Utah, California, Oklahoma, Kentucky, Kansas, Texas, Ohio, Canada, Mexico, the UK and China.
Located in Spanish Fork Utah, Klune Industries is unique in that it produces hard metal complex machined parts for both military and commercial aerospace customers. It is also a vertically integrated business with machining, processing and assembly capabilities.
The Program Manager (PM) is accountable for successfully planning, scheduling and coordinating the delivery of products to the customer per specifications in the contract (date, quantity, quality, special requests). The PM liaises with the customer, contracts, legal, manufacturing and extended supply chain, including formal reviews, to drive internal goals and meet customer requirements. The PM is also accountable for acquiring new business when applicable.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
Manage strategic relationships and daily communications with customers
Coordinate the program related efforts of Quality Engineers, Manufacturing Engineers, and Planners to support goals for sales, delivery, profitability, and customer satisfaction
Manage special projects, including new part introductions and improvement initiatives
Forecast and champion monthly, quarterly, and annual sales
Validate and approve PO/CBO/forecast from the customer and resulting internal drive
Validate and coordinate customer release/change requests
Analyze program costs/profitability and drive cost-down actions
Collect customer satisfaction data/report cards and drive improvements
Conduct long term planning with customers (business development)
Receive RFQ’s for new business and negotiate to follow on orders
Facilitate payment collections as necessary
Excellent communication, negotiation and planning abilities
Project management, including the ability to lead cross-functional teams and achieve targets in a dynamic environment
Familiarity with industry standards, concepts, practices, and procedures
Familiarity with manufacturing processes, materials, technical drawings and specifications
Comfort with complex business scenarios
Use of ERP/MRP software and Microsoft Office products
Experience with “build to print” contracts, terms, and conditions
Required Experience and Education:
3+ years Program Management Experience
Bachelor's degree with manufacturing experience or equivalent
Requisition ID: 178470.11