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Assistant Program Manager

Organization

JIER NA

Description

Job Description:
A temporary position (up to 6 month) starting on or about 2/15/2021. The assignment will include working up to 6 days a week, KY, area for JIER North America of Plymouth, Michigan. Will be working with a senior program manager, contractors, and customer during the project.

Project Management Tasks Include:
• Attend daily safety and line up meetings
• Ensure the work area is clean and all safety processes are being followed and
adhered to by all.
• Help with daily planning of tasks from established timeline
• Track project status accomplishments to schedule, identify delays early utilizing
project timeline
• Help identify bottlenecks, manpower, equipment, customer delays, etc.
• Communicate delays for the project progress
• Respond to customer requests with JIER management input
• Work with contractors to eliminate delays
• Help to improve timing with contractor input
• Report out project progress to customer representative
• Prepare report out documents as required
• Update project documents
• Track costs to the installation budget utilizing excel budget spreadsheet.
• Other tasks as required.

Requirements

To begin the project work, the candidate must meet minimum education and experience level described section below and be able to perform the following required tasks:
• Pass standard drug screening test to be submitted to customer
• Attend and pass Customer Safety Classes, usually video presentations
• Utilize the standard Microsoft Suite of programs: Excel, Word, Project, Outlook, etc.…
• Be able to work in a noisy industrial environment, where caution must be utilized at all
times to avoid possible slip and fall hazards and avoid material handling and other
motorized equipment that travels the plant
• Agree to all customer Safety Regulations that include but are not limited to: Z87 Safety glasses (supplied) worn at all times on plant floor (cannot be colored or sunglasses); walk in pedestrian walkways; hearing protection, (ear plugs, supplied) where required; wearing of hard hat or other Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) (supplied) ; appropriate clothing, long sleeves, long pants (jeans are best), leather shoes (no
canvas shoes); keep 2 feet away from all forklifts, and other mobilized equipment; NO cell phone use while walking or on the plant floor - may only be used in designated areas. Engineering and or Project Management courses preferred.
Good interpersonal skills to communicate to customer and employees

Type

Temporary / Seasonal

Work Schedule

Set Hours — 5 to 6 days per week, 10 hours per day

Salary

$20.00/hour minimum

Benefits

None, short term employment

Required Education

Some college — Would prefer a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering; however, partial or Associate degree would be accepted.

Work Location

Louisville — Large Automotive Manufacturing facility

Application Process

Please send resume and experience information cover sheet to:
Sue Morgan,
HR Manager. JIER North America. morgan_sue@jier -na.com

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