Project Manager

LaFrance Corp is currently recruiting for a Project Manager

Project Managers are responsible for managing the pre-production process of new product development. Detailed involvement includes: transferring preproduction design and engineering processes to overseas manufacturing facility, product costing, establishment of quality standards, negotiating pricing with vendors and suppliers, adherence to customer specifications, establishing strong team relationships with internal staff and the customer. This position will work closely with Engineers and Account Management, and other team members in the U.S. and in China.

Requirements include B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Engineering; 3 to 4 years work experience as a mechanical/process engineer or experience through a university co-op program; knowledge of ProE/AutoCad software; US citizenship or PERM status; Travel to LaFrance production facilities in China is a requirement of this position.

LaFrance seeks candidates with the following competencies: excellent written & verbal skills; excellent organizational abilities; capable of managing multiple projects to their timely conclusion; ability to function with various teams and departments including sales, marketing and accounting; creativity; strategic thinking; and an ability to visualize and achieve goals.

Benefits include health and dental insurance, short and long-term disability, life insurance, paid vacation, 401K, and a fitness center on the premises.

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E-mail your resume to or fax to 610.361.4334.

Posted 5/01/17