Industrialization Project Manager - Make or Buy Strategy

Date: Mar 28, 2024

Location: St-Laurent, Québec, CA, H4R 1K2

Company: Bombardier

Why join us?


As the leading manufacturer of business aircraft, Bombardier is renowned for designing, manufacturing, and servicing world-class aircraft that elevate the client experience.


Bombardier has been successful in setting the highest standards because we are a people-centric business that fosters passion, diversity and authenticity.  Prioritizing employee growth and development, we empower everyone to reach their full potential on their own terms.


Bombardier’s Benefits Program


With our employees’ well-being top of mind, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits Program, which includes the following: 

  • Insurance plans                                           
    • Dental, medical, life insurance, disability, and more 
  • Competitive base salary 
  • Retirement savings plan 
  • Employee Assistance Program  
  • Tele Health Program 

Why Bombardier?

Our employees are expected to bring their authentic selves to work because we firmly believe our people are at the heart of our success. We are mindful of our employees’ well-being and are consistently working to improve upon our benefits package:
•    Competitive salary and short-term incentive based on company performance
•    Flexible Hybrid Work Schedule
•    10 personal and sick days (up to 130 days cumulative)
•    Flexible group insurance program (Supplementary maternity benefits, medical, dental, travel, life, short- & long-term disability)
•    Flex Dollars Allocation (Wellness, Health, and Group RRSP)
•    Tele-health program
•    Share Purchase and Pension Plan
•    Learning opportunities through the Bombardier Academy of Learning

What are your contributions to the team?

The industrialization Project Manager will be responsible for the definition and analysis of strategic projects, of various nature and complexity, in collaboration with the various sites and stakeholders of the organization. As a member of the project management team, the Project Manager is actively involved in portfolio governance, financial deliverables, continuous process improvement, and initiatives to define Bombardier's industrial strategy.


  • Collaborate in the definition of the purchasing or manufacturing (Make or Buy) strategy of aircraft parts and aerostructures in order to optimize the use of industrial equipment and ensure financial performance;
  • Identify, analyze and present projects aligned with industrial strategy and business needs;
  • Define and evaluate the main components of projects: scope, time, costs, resources, communication, risks, stakeholders, etc.;
  • Create complex calculation files in MS Excel and develop parametric estimating methodologies;
  • Calculate the cost of manufacturing and assembling our parts and structures
  • Collect, understand and document calculation assumptions;
  • Perform financial analyses (costs, benefits, profitability);
  • Prepare and facilitate the governance of projects and ensure the follow-up of action plans;
  • Participate in the governance of the project portfolio;
  • Provide relevant information for financial deliverables (quarterly forecast, annual budget, strategic plan);
  • Interact with the different sites and stakeholders of the organization (Procurement, Program, Methods, Logistics, Finance, etc.);
  • Develop, implement, and maintain team processes and tools.

How to thrive in this role?

  • You have a good knowledge of the aviation industry (products, programs, market, technologies, strategies, etc.)
  • You have strong project manager experience, with proven record on complex project management. (PMP is an asset);
  • You hold a bachelor’s degree in engineering (mechanical, aerospace, electrical, etc.), administration or finance;
  • You hold a minimum of five (5) years’ experience;
  • You have excellent oral and written communicator skills;
  • You have strong interpersonal skills and you are a good team player;
  • You have experience in working in an international environment, collaborating with people in remote sites;
  • You have the capacity of producing high quality synthetic documents reflecting your strong analytical mind;
  • You like working with numbers and financial data in a methodical and rigorous way;
  • You have skills in English and French, both verbal and written, Spanish is an asset;
  • You are familiar with the tools of the Office 365 environment, particularly MS-Excel and PowerPoint, including all collaboration tools such as SharePoint and Teams; SAP is an asset;
  • You have a great sense of autonomy, have a customer-oriented approach and are able to meet a deadline.

Please note: You don’t need all the skills, knowledge, and experience listed for this position! We’re not looking for the perfect candidate, we’re looking for great talent and resourcefulness.


Now that you can see yourself in this role, apply and join the Bombardier family!


Bombardier is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons of any race, religion, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, immigration status, disability or other applicable legally protected characteristics to apply.



Job Industrialization Project Manager - Make or Buy Strategy

Primary Location Marcel-Laurin Plant 1

Organization Aerospace Canada


Employee Status Regular

Requisition  3584  Industrialization Project Manager - Make or Buy Strategy