180753 - Material Program Manager Specialist
6 Months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Material Program Manager Specialist for an opening in Redmond, WA.

-The Materiel Program Manager Specialist will be responsible for managing the performance of suppliers supporting various Programs.
-This candidate will interface with procurement and the engineering community to drive resolution of technical, schedule, and administrative materiel issues.
-The candidate will be responsible for effectively identifying supplier delivery issues, developing performance improvement strategies, and leading the implementation to support program needs and timely material delivery.

-This position requires frequent travel to various suppliers across the country supporting Client Programs.
-This candidate will utilize their background and expertise to communicate between team members, customer counterparts, and suppliers, to provide assurance that the hardware is compliant to purchase order requirements.
-Furthermore, the candidate will be responsible for developing strategic plans to manage the performance of the supplier and integrating the aforementioned team members to successfully execute the plan.
-The candidate should have a minimum basic understanding of typical aerospace processes (machining, welding, NDT, etc) and how they are applied to the hardware being manufactured.

60% - Manage supplier quality and delivery performance, identify delivery issues and coordinate solutions with suppliers, procurement, and engineering. Lead all reviews with suppliers.

30% - Drive corrective and preventative action activity at the supplier, and provide corrective action support to manage timely and effective issue resolution and control.

10% - Act as primary SCMM (Supply Chain/Materiel Management) interface for customer and management meetings at supplier locations.

-Excellent written and oral communication skills required.

-Must be willing and able to travel on a regular basis to support supplier performance and program office delivery requirements.

-Knowledge of Supply Chain practices, procedures and MRP/ERP systems expected.

-The candidate should have a minimum basic understanding of typical aerospace processes (machining, welding, NDT, etc) and how they are applied to the hardware being manufactured.

-This job will require extensive travel – up to 50% travel.

-Knowledge of Oracle ERP systems desired

Accredited Bachelor's degree and ten (10) years of directly related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Chelsie Goodreau
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x254 or (800) 927-9318 x254

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.