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Lippert Components, Inc Project Manager in Mishawaka, Indiana

Who We Are

We are the leading supplier of components to the recreational vehicle and residential housing industries, as well as adjacent industries including bus, cargo and equestrian trailer, marine, and heavy truck. With over 65 facilities located throughout the United States, Canada, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom, our more than 9,000 team members work together to bring innovative product solutions to market every day.

What You’ll Get

  • A Company Culture Where Everyone Matters

  • Career Development

  • Mentoring

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Annual Flu Immunization

  • Holidays, Personal & Vacation Days

  • Local & National Discounts

  • Wellness Offerings

  • Food Truck Days

Why We’re Different

At Lippert Components, Everyone Matters. We’re striving to make lives better through meaningful relationships with our co-workers, our customers, and our communities. LCI team members feel a deeper sense of purpose at work, and we continue to build a better work environment by aligning our cultural and business strategies with the needs of our many team members. We measure success by how we touch the lives of people inside and outside our walls.

Summary/Objective

The LCC (Lippert Care Center) Project Manager will plan, establish, and manage LCC projects and will serve as a liaison between the business and technical aspects of assigned projects.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Manages assigned IT projects to ensure adherence to budget, schedule, and scope of project.

  • Develops, maintains, and revises proposals for assigned projects including project objectives, technologies, systems, information specifications, timelines, funding, and staffing.

  • Sets and tracks project milestones; manages and accounts for unforeseen delays, then realigns schedules and expectations as needed.

  • Establishes and implements project communication plans, providing status updates to affected staff and stakeholders.

  • Collects, analyzes, and summarizes information and trends as needed to prepare project status reports.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Competencies

  • Candidate needs to be excellent communicator, and produces professional-grade communications, both written and verbal.

  • Candidate is passionate about all things LCI! This position will need to be able to facilitate work between all parts of the business. Does not need to be an expert in any one area, but needs to be comfortable in meetings with operations, sales, finance, IT, marketing, etc.

  • Candidate is a self-starter, able to identify process gaps and make improvements. Able to operate in an unstructured environment.

Supervisory Responsibility

This role does not have any supervisory responsibility upon hiring.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

This position is lightly active and requires 10% standing and walking. The employee may have to lift and/or move items up to 50 pounds. While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly talk and listen. This position requires typing and sitting in a chair for up to 8 hours a day.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

Travel

Occasional travel will be required up to 25%

Required Education and Experience

+ + Experience using modern productivity and collaboration software, and ability to learn new applications and processes quickly.

  • Examples of relevant project management applications include Microsoft Project or Project Server, Atlassian Jira, Workfront, ServiceNow, Trello.

  • Other relevant applications/tools include Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio, and collaboration platforms like Slack or Microsoft Teams.

  • Experience with project management and different project management methodologies (Agile/Waterfall) preferred.

  • Relevant certifications (PMP, Agile, Scrum, etc) will be a bonus, but not required.

  • Experience leading and facilitating meetings and working sessions, especially remotely. Experience working with global teams is preferred.

What'll Make You Special

  • You are a top-notch communicator, and are passionate about connecting people to solve problems. When there’s an issue on a project, you actively reach out to learn more. (Run into the fire, not away from it!)

  • You lead with core values and positive energy. Every day will be a new challenge – you strive to assume the best intentions from your fellow team members and take satisfaction in making their jobs easier!

  • You are a student of Lippert Components! You are always learning more about how the different parts of our business operate. You enjoy building relationships across the company and using your knowledge and contacts to execute complex projects!

  • Bachelor’s degree beneficial, but not required. Advanced degrees (e.g. MBA) are a bonus and will be considered, but not required.

Work Authorization/Security Clearance

Must be able to pass EVerify.

AAP/EEO Statement

LCI provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected category.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

LCI provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected category.

Requisition ID: 2021-4537

External Company URL: https://www.lci1.com/

Street: 408 S Byrkit Ave

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