Program Manager

Kaman Industrial Technologies   •  

Bloomfield, CT

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


8 - 10 years

Posted 30 days ago

The Program Manager works under the general direction of the Executive Director, K-MAX® Program Office with a minimum of supervision. The Program Manager is responsible for planning, proposing and executing formal programs. Follows structured program management, systems engineering management and design control practices. Maintains program plans and provides leadership to cross-functional teams.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Communicate with program stakeholders, including the program team.
  • Develop program plans, including baselines.
  • Manage changes to the program through documented change control.
  • Identify program risks and effectively manage threats and opportunities.
  • Track and report program status.
  • Lead the program team.
  • Manage program execution.
  • Support business development activities.
  • Monitor performance against program baselines.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Education: Bachelor degree required. A BS in a general technical discipline or project management strongly preferred.

Experience: A minimum of 7years related experience in project/program management. Broad knowledge of a general technical field such as manufacturing or engineering. A well-developed knowledge of planning, proposing and executing programs of moderate size and complexity.

Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) strongly preferred.