Stanley Black and Decker Program Manager in Farmington, Connecticut

STANLEY ACCESS TECHNOLOGIES is the leading manufacturer, installer, and service of automatic doors in North America. To promote the continuation of our quality reputation and focused organic growth, we are currently hiring the best talent available for the position of Project Manager at our Farmington, CT location.

The Project Manager is responsible for new product development and project management related to the design, development and launch new of automatic door products and components. The PM is also responsible for tracking and reporting project status.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Product development using new product development process (PDP)
  • Project management including organizing and conducting weekly/periodic meetings with cross functional representation
  • Ability to develop and deliver products from concept through release
  • Create and maintain detailed product specifications and budgets
  • Create and maintain detailed project schedules using MS-Project or similar scheduling applications
  • Estimate and balance resources
  • Work closely with Engineering, Manufacturing, Customer Service, Sales, Marketing, Finance, Field Operations, and Customers to understand business and customer needs, and translate into product specifications
  • Ability to form and lead small and large cross-functional teams
  • Implement all new, made-to-order product data in the Configurator
  • Own and run Engineering Projects of scale as determined Product Management
  • Create and execute project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Coordinate and oversee 3rd-party testing and evaluation
  • Communicate procurement and tooling needs directly with Suppliers
  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope
  • Effectively apply PDP methodology and enforce project standards
  • Prepare for product reviews and quality assurance procedures
  • Minimize exposure and risk on projects

Qualifications Required:

  • Strong technical aptitude of electro mechanical systems – BS in Engineering preferred
  • Strong Project Management experience – PMP Certification preferred
  • 10+ years related experience in a fast paced and complex engineering and/or manufacturing environment
  • Fluency in the use of MS-Project (or other scheduling application), MS-Word, Excel, and Power Point required
  • Knowledge of SAP preferred
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and budgeting skills are required
  • Individual should be a self-starter, able to manage multiple projects, work with limited supervision, and be a problem solver
  • Candidate should possess excellent abilities in communication (oral and written), time management, interpersonal, and decision making skills
  • Professional, personable, team player and a self-starter.
  • Technical specification writing skills a plus

Requisition Number: 42161BR

Title: Program Manager

Business: US - SSS - SAT

State / Country / Province: Connecticut

City: Farmington

No. of Positions: 1

EEO Statement: All qualified applicants to Stanley Black & Decker will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by law