Program Manager

Date: Nov 20, 2021

Location: Pawcatuck, US, 06379

Company: Dover Corporation

Dover Precision Components delivers performance-critical solutions for rotating and reciprocating machinery across the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical and general processing markets. Comprising the Waukesha Bearings, Bearings Plus, Inpro/Seal and Cook Compression brands, our portfolio includes hydrodynamic bearings, active magnetic bearings, system and bearing protection, and reciprocating compressor valves, sealing technologies, pistons, rods and more. Each solution is custom-engineered to provide optimum efficiency, reliability and productivity, and backed by comprehensive aftermarket services. Dover Precision Components serves its global customer base through facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, as well as technical sales representatives around the world. Dover Precision Components is part of Dover Corporation’s Fluids segment.

SUMMARY: Waukesha Bearings is seeking a qualified person for a Program Manager / Facility Security Officer (FSO) position at our Pawcatuck CT facility in support of multiple new, multi-year engineering and manufacturing government programs as well as ongoing legacy manufacturing programs.  Ability to obtain security clearance (SECRET) is required.  Current, or recently lapsed clearance is preferred.


Program Manager

  • Perform customer facing PM functions across multiple programs:
    • Support bi-weekly, quarterly and bi-annual program and technical meetings with the customer.
    • Optimization of schedules and resources to meet program needs within cost constraints.
  • Manufacturing and Subcontract resource management
    • Develop plans to allocate resources to ensure project schedules are maintained.
      • Work with the manufacturing facility to help determine if product should be machined in-house or subcontracted.
      • Work with sub-contractors to ensure deliveries are in line with program schedules.
  • Contract and Proposal Support
    • Assist operations manager in the development of proposals.
    • Assist operations manager in contract review.
    • Manage contract deliverable tracking system


Facility Security Officer

  • Perform functions detailed in NISPOM (DoD 5220.22-M) including:
    • Management, maintenance, and security checks for classified document repository.
    • Implementation of security training programs
  • Assist corporate compliance department with ITAR and Export control programs



  • Demonstrated experience with MS Project and standard MS Office software
  • Ability to obtain security clearance (SECRET).  Current, or recently lapsed clearance is preferred.
  • Experience with FAR and DFARS
  • Prior FSO experience or ability to be trained


  • Bachelor’s Degree in technical or business-related discipline.
  • Experience in performing on government contracts
  • Military/defense background preferred.  Direct Navy, or Navy programs experience would be considered advantageous.



  • General Office. Up to 10 % domestic travel.

*Note: This Job Description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by the Supervisor. All requirements are subject to change and updates.

Nearest Major Market: Hanover
Nearest Secondary Market: Chesterfield

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