Engineering Project Manager

Date: Nov 22, 2021

Location: Pendleton, SC, US, 29670

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 51358 
Title: Engineering Project Manager 
Division: Arthrex Manufacturing Inc (US02) 
Location: Pendleton, SC









Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. Arthrex Manufacturing is actively searching for an Engineering Project Manager for our Pendleton, SC location. The project management team is responsible for development and execution of cross functional projects to support Arthrex Manufacturing, Inc. goals which may focus on cost reductions, insourcing, new product launches, cycle time improvements, scrap reduction, material flow optimization, or general process improvement.

Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manages engineering projects to meet expected timing, cost, and quality
  • Works with all areas of AMI to generate project ideas and develop a prioritized project deck based on impact to the business
  • Develops project objectives by reviewing project proposals and plans, conferring with senior management and key stakeholders
  • Determines project schedule by studying project plan and specifications, calculates time requirements, identifying and sequencing project elements and discreet tasks
  • Maintains project schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities, and resolving obstacles
  • Determines project responsibilities by identifying project phases and elements, requesting and allocating resources as necessary
  • Coordinates with interdepartmental managers for the availability, assignment, and accountability of downstream resources and technology
  • Communicates project/program status to management and key stakeholders against metrics and constraints


Education and Experience:

  • 3 Years of project management or equivalent technical experience.
  • BS in Engineering required. Industrial, Manufacturing, or Mechanical engineering preferred.
  • Medical device product development preferred.


Skills and Knowledge:

  • Ability to effectively communicate project planning requirements, including task elucidation, duration, and resource requirements.
  • Strong strategic thinker, excellent collaboration and communication skills, careful attention to detail.
  • Ability to balance business and technical risks while remaining compliant with internal systems.
  • Manufacturing process knowledge preferred.
  • Strong communication skills and accountability to project deliverable timing and budgets required.
  • Ability to confidently lead complex, cross functional teams independently.
  • Demonstrable bias for action.
  • Strong desire and proven ability to learn quickly.
  • Continuously seeking ways to improve complex systems of people and process, while eliminating waste.
  • Limited use and/or application of basic principles, theories, and concepts.  Limited knowledge of industry practices and standards.


Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The area that this job is performed in is a general office or open cubicle/workstation environment.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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