Program Manager – Automation

Website Select Tool Inc.

Gauges | Fixtures | Automation


Reporting to: Department Automation Manager

Job Description:

Program Managers are accountable for all facets of a given program, including thorough and timely correspondence with stakeholders (customers, suppliers, in-house team, etc.), and providing direction on a daily basis to ensure a smooth process flow. Program Managers are highly adaptable and accommodating, as it is necessary to follow a project and maintain constant communication with all levels of the organization, from designers through to logistics. The successful candidate will be results-driven, highly organized, and motivated to generate timely results for Select Tool’s customer base.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
• Program and project management to OEM-level requirements
• Ensure smooth project flow, from in-house supply chain through to OEM
• Ensure programs meet both customer and Select Tool standards
• Develop and work to scheduled timelines
• Communicate progress to direct supervisor
• Participate in team design reviews and analysis
• Collaborate with all levels of the organization to ensure programs are on time
• Establish open lines of communication with customers and act as main point of contact
• Other duties as required by Select Tool Management

Skills & Experience:
• Technical/mechanical education and knowledge
• Knowledge of automotive industry at the OEM and Tier I levels
• Knowledge of manufacturing and assembly plant processes
• Knowledge of quality tools and techniques (APQP, PPAP, TS-16949, 5-Phase, 8D, etc.)
• Professional experience in program/project management
• Team-player, performance-driven
• Exceptional organizational skills, flexible, and highly autonomous
• Proficient with Microsoft Office, Project, Excel, CAD
• SolidWorks proficiency an asset

• Ability to work in fast paced environment
• Valid Ontario Driver’s license and Canadian Passport
• This job requires travel that may be for extended periods
• May be required to work extended hours on occasion
• Follow all Health and Safety procedures


• Bachelor degree or equivalent experience, technical degree preferred
• Minimum 3 years of quality engineering experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment
• Bilingual (Spanish) is an asset

Select Tool is committed to fostering a positive work environment and empowering its employees. Select Tool encourages applications from all qualified applicants and provides accommodations for applicants with disabilities. Please contact if you require an accommodation during the recruitment process.

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