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ATS Company:  ATS Automation Tooling Systems
Requisition ID:  5204

Cambridge, ON, CA, N3H 4R7

Date:  Nov 13, 2021

Project Coordinator, NPI

Job Description


The Project Coordinator, New Product Introduction (NPI) will contribute to the success of our product roadmap by launching new products, making changes/improvements to existing products and overseeing customer related projects that are critical to the SuperTrak product strategy.


•    Lead end-end NPI projects from Innovation Complete to Production Release and achieve on-time, on-scope, and on-budget targets; Including the first delivery of new products
•    Collaborate with core teams to develop project plans encompassing scope, schedule, resources, and budget
•    Clearly communicate objectives and deliverables to team members and key stakeholders; escalate obstacles and issues as needed
•    Identify and manage critical paths, contingencies, and dependences
•    Manage project risks, issues, and effectively execute countermeasures throughout life cycle
•    Maintain overall project documentation
•    Present and report project status, progress, performance to KPIs
•    Promote, adhere, and train organization on project management and Stage Gate best practices
•    Assist with changes to existing SKU’s by managing the milestones of the SuperTrak change control process
•    Implement and maintain standards and processes that eliminate waste throughout the operations department
•    Apply and utilize “lean tools” (including 5S) to permanently implement process improvements.
•    Ensure training plans, work instructions, Bill of Materials & Critical to Quality processes and parts are developed & implemented prior to transitioning the product into production

Additional Information

Education & Experience:


A strong project coordinator can come from a variety of backgrounds. Most importantly you are highly driven, very collaborative, and are looking to take on an exciting global challenge. 

•    Bachelor’s degree; industrial engineering, electro-mechanical engineering, or related disciplines
•     3-5 years project coordinating experience in a products-based manufacturing environment 
•    Solid understanding and application of project management methodologies and tools
•    Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and verbal), presentation and influencing skills
•    Exceptional problem solving, team building skills
•    Able to work independently without much supervision
•    Comfortable working under deadline pressure
•    Experience working with international partners 

Join the Wining Team at ATS Automation, a great place to automate your future! Take your place among the best in the business, and grow your career with the ATS Products Group division at ATS Automation. Join an environment where a passion for innovation is combined with an uncompromised commitment to quality.

We attract some of the most talented and motivated individuals from a range of fields, with our global offering and growth opportunities as we expand on a global scale.



Why Join ATS?​
•Be a part of a global organization that is a leader in its industry
•Subsidized breakfast and lunch daily; free gourmet beverages - coffee, tea and hot chocolate. Plus, Treat Day is every other week!
•Monthly “In-Chair Massage” clinic on-site with a Registered Massage Therapist
•Ability to participate in a variety of charitable events
•Social Club that offers BBQs and other social events throughout the year
•Work with other bright, talented people and discover opportunities for professional growth
•And much more!

ATS is in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA), 2005 and will, upon request, assist those who may require specific accommodations due to a personal disability. We would ask that those who require assistance to notify our offices as soon as possible if accommodation is necessary.

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