Family owned, ISO Certified, custom metal fabrication company in O'Fallon, Missouri is looking for a motivated PROJECT MANAGER/PROJECT ENGINEER who can assist and support our company's growth initiatives. WB Industries has been a proven resource for quality custom solutions in the metal and structural fabrication, welding, machining and tooling. WB Industries is driven by our Mission, Vision and Values and is proud of its long standing commitment to the customers we serve. This position has the following responsibilities:
Develop and maintain project schedules and budget working with senior project managers, estimators, production personnel, QA personnel, customers, etc., that produces a finished product that meets and exceeds customer requirements and is within the budgets and schedule established by the project estimators.
Develop material needs of job (selection of material types, sources, processing, budgets, etc.) by working with Materials Planners, Purchasing Agents, estimators, more senior project managers, production personnel, customer, etc. that meets/exceeds customer requirements and within the budgets established by the estimators.
Develop required technical drawings needed for job by working with CAD specialists (as required), more senior project managers, production personnel, QA personnel, customer, etc.
Preparing necessary documentation/work packages for shop use, consisting of quality logs and BOMs, and preparing final acceptance paperwork per customer requirements, etc.
Interacting with and coordinating the activities of subcontractors by working with more senior project managers, production personnel, QA personnel, estimators, customer, etc.
Performing inspections of work performed, assessing conformance of job to customer requirements, and ensuring that plans/schedules are followed.
Monitoring the financial performance of the job to ensure that company-established goals for job profitability are met/exceeded.
Required: High school diploma.
Preferred: Associates degree in related course of study (industrial, mechanical, CAD, etc.) or technical degree in a related manufacturing field.
Preferred: +2 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment preferably in the metal fabrication industry.
Preferred: +1 year in commercial, machining or aerospace related manufacturing environment in a project management or production supervisory/lead man capacity.
Ability to effectively plan and organize workload to accomplish goals.
Ability to initiate projects, anticipate changes, set new priorities, follow through and meet deadlines.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Ability to cooperate, work and communicate with co-workers, supervisors, subordinates, and outside contacts.
Ability to make sound and proper decisions by drawing on professional expertise.
Ability to read blueprints, use simple inspection tools, perform inspections and fill out/review inspection logs.
Experience with Solidworks 3D CAD software is a plus, but not required. Experience working in a manufacturing environment, particularly in the Aerospace industry, is preferred, but not required. We will train the right applicant.
WB Industries seeks to fill this position with exceptionally talented and self-motivated individuals. Hours are expected to be 40-45 hours per week, but may vary depending upon workload. Salary commensurate with experience. WB Industries offers Competitive Salary with a full benefits package including Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, PTO, Matching 401k, and much more, as well as the opportunity for growth within an expanding organization.
WB Industries is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.