Program Manager (Medical)

Program Manager (Medical)

Salary - $95,000 - $115,000 /YR DOE – Full Time + Benefits


Fralock is a well-established manufacturing company, based in the Santa Clarita Valley, that has a 50 year history of excellence. We are looking for people who exemplify strong work ethics, values, dedication and character with the ability to make independent, intelligent decisions. If you thrive in a fast paced environment, which is focused on exploring and developing the next generation technology while offering opportunities for advancement, apply today.


We offer Paid Vacation/Sick/Holiday, 401K (after 6 months of employment), annual bonus program (conditions apply), Medical/Vision/Dental coverage growth opportunities, training assistance programs and many more!




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Culture Vision:  Our results driven team strives to deliver extraordinary outcomes through our passionate commitment to each other, collaboration, courage and innovation


Main Functions

Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of program and project objectives ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals. Coordinates internal and external resources to ensure execution of programs and projects within time lines and budget. Holds delegated cross-functional authority, including production, purchasing and scheduling to make customer commitments, assign tasks, and direct the means for completing the commitments and assignments. Communicates status of projects both internally and externally. Responsible for contract review.


This position requires access to information controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the successful candidate must be a "U.S. person" as defined in the ITAR and EAR (which generally means (i) be a citizen or national of the United States; or (ii) be a lawful permanent resident of the United States; or (iii) have been admitted to the United States as a refugee, or have been granted asylum, as specified under applicable law.


Typical Duties

Principal contact on assigned projects/programs for customer interaction

Coordinates and oversees other Fralock functions in support of projects/programs

Performs contract review and participates in pricing and proposal development

Manages contract execution to assure all requirements are attained

Leads the planning and implementation of programs and related projects

Facilitates the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables

Defines project tasks and resource requirements

Develops and manages full scale project plans and/or timelines

Assembles and coordinates project staff

Tracks project deliverables using appropriate tools

Provides direction and support to project team

Presents reports defining project progress, problems and solutions

Implements and manages project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs

Prepares project evaluations and assessment of results

Monitors and reports on progress of projects/programs to all stakeholders, including reports defining progress, problems and solutions

Performs project lessons learned, assessment of results and implements process improvements


Required Skills

Excellent communication, coordination, facilitation and presentation skills

Ability to understand manufacturing requirements, processes and flows

Effective Project/Program management skills

Advanced skill level with computer applications such as MS Office Software, including MS Project, Word, Power Point, and Excel

Valid drivers license, auto insurance and acceptable driving record

Ability to multi-task

Ablity to anticipate issues and take timely action on programs to minimize undesired impacts

Demonstrated working experience with one or more ERP systems

Demonstrated use of Structured Problem Solving skills


Preferred Skills

5 to 10 years Medical Product Design experience

Technical / Engineering aptitude

Experience with one or more ERP systems

FDA and ISO13485 experience

Contract Review experience


Education Requirements
-Bachelor of Science degree  

-Project Management Professional (PMP) or other Project Management Certification


Experience Requirements

Min. 5 years Program Management experience in:

a. Medical or Aerospace fields and,

b. Customer facing programs and,

c. Understanding of risk management


Physical Requirements

Split between sitting and visiting other work centers/areas

Works with a sense or urgency

Critical thinking and problem solving skills

Planning and organizing


Communication skills

Able to lift up to 20 lbs


This position must pass post offer drug test, Pre-work Screen, Integrity, and background check. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of a position.