Project Manager-OEM

Date: Nov 16, 2022

Location: Valencia, CA, United States, 91355

Company: Chart Industries

Ensuring Chart’s Success…

L.A. Turbine (LAT), a Chart Industries Company, is a design and manufacturing company creating application-specific, highly engineered turboexpanders that are used in hydrocarbon processing, geothermal power generation, and other power-recovery or refrigeration applications in industrial processes worldwide. Our turboexpander configurations include an expander-compressor with oil or active magnetic bearings, expander-generator, expander-dyno (brake) units, and expander-compressors.

LAT also provides comprehensive aftermarket services including repair, redesign, spare part production and commissioning for all OEM turboexpander makes and models.

The company’s operation is vertically integrated with a best-in-class engineering team, a 90,000 sq. foot manufacturing facility staffed with skilled craftsman and equipment to perform component production with state-of-the-art CNC machinery; mechanical, PLC and electrical assembly; metal fabrication; packaging and in-house resonance, balancing, and mechanical run tests.

Company headquarters and manufacturing is in Valencia, California. The company’s global outreach is extended through 17 worldwide business partners.
We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package, including 401(k) with employer contribution.  Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Position Summary: Coordinates activities to ensure the project is delivered to the agreed upon specifications, timeline and budget. Provides administrative and logistical support including meeting arrangements, progress tracking, and documentation.

What Your Day-to-Day Activities Will Be…

Job Responsibilities
•    Responsible for managing several projects simultaneously from order issuance through shipment, including collection of payment.
•    Projects may include: OEM projects management, redesign, repair, and supply of highly engineered, high-speed rotating machinery and related parts.
•    Primary liaison between internal Company departments and customer. Identify critical path items, create and maintain a project schedule.
•    Monitor workflow and progress against timeline, milestones and budget, recommend/make adjustments.
•    Ensure timely and accurate completion of procedures and Quality documentation.
•    Responsible for delivering the project on time and within the budget.
•    Travel on an as-needed basis to customer and vendor sites, periodically domestic travel. 
•    Day-to-day work in an office setting with time spent on the production floor working with production staff.

Your Education Should Be…

•    BS degree in Mechanical/Chemical Engineering preferred.

Your Physical Work Environment Will Require…

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand, use hands and fingers to type, handle, feel, grasp, pushing, and pulling. The individual is frequently required to reach with hands and arms and talk and hear, operate office equipment (computer, copier, scanner, phone, etc.) and repetitive motion. The individual is occasionally required to climb, walk and/or balance, stoop, kneel, or crouch. The individual may occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus. This position is subject to both office and uncontrolled manufacturing shop environmental conditions, noise, and oils as well as subjected to hazards such as, but not limited to, moving parts and vehicles, heat, and chemicals.

Your Professional Experience Should Be…

•    2-5 years of related Manufacturing/Project Engineer/Management experience.
•    Experience with turbomachinery: turboexpanders, rotating equipment and/or compressors preferred.
•    Requires excellent language skills, verbal and written.
•    Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
•    Advanced administrative skills.
•    Proficient in Microsoft Project, Microsoft suite & PC skills.
•    Highly organized, detailed-orientated, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
•    Familiarity with reading and understanding engineering drawings, parts lists and Quality documentation.
•    College degree with proven mechanical aptitude.
•    Ability to influence all levels across the organization.
•    People-oriented, cross functional teams interfacing.

Chart is an equal opportunity employer