Program Manager in Mississauga at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 10/15/2019

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Job Description

The Opportunity | Program Manager

Location: Mississauga ON 

As a Program Manager at our Mississauga ON facility, you be responsible for the administrative management of all phases of large, complex programs including their organization, planning, direction, control and reporting of same, from order acceptance to contract closeout. Also responsible for acquiring additional program business. 

Major Accountabilities /Deliverables

  • Leading a multi-disciplinary team for work performed on specific contracts and ensuring that the various outputs are timely, complete and as per the terms and conditions

  • Maintaining regular contact with customers and developing productive relationships while communicating on matters concerning program status, technical requirements, contract deliverables, and changes of scope

  • Creating technical and management reports, with the assistance of other departments, and submitting them to customers

  • Working closely with all departments to help achieve overall company objectives through teamwork and continuous improvement

  • Ensure all work is performed according to the Quality Management System (QMS) 


  • As the company's primary contact with customers, exceptional written and oral communication abilities are critical

  • Excellent negotiating skills are frequently called upon as are the instincts necessary to keep customers satisfied while protecting the interests of the company

  • Excellent problem solving skills; able to identify issues and apply innovative thinking

  • Travel is necessary

  • At least five years' experience in the administration and management of government and/or commercial contracts or five years' of project engineering experience

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to lead team members from various discipline

  • A university degree in Engineering and/or Business Administration, or an equivalent academic history

  • PMP designation would be considered an asset

All employees must be eligible to meet the requirements for the Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP) and/or a Canadian Government security clearance.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.