Project Manager

DirectAIR is looking for a Project Manager to join our team in Cincinnati, OH!

As a Project Manager will advance innovative programs to energize and empower DIRECTAIR team members to improve product quality and reliability to reduce DIRECTAIR's Total Cost of Ownership throughout the product's lifecycle from design concept to end-of-useful-life decommissioning.

What You'll Do:
  • Develop, implement, and maintain quality management system activities to ensure DIRECTAIR products meet internal and customer quality and performance, requirements.
  • Interpret Engineering data (drawings, materials, BOMs, Specifications, etc.), and customer requirements to ensure Manufacturing capability and ability to comply with requirements during pre-award Contract Review and on ongoing for changes
  • Lead third party certification audits / inspections to ensure certified processes and systems are always inspection ready. Maintain all certifications ensuring (external/ internal) audit corrective action plans are developed in a timely manner and are efficiently implemented.
  • Develop and harmonize procedures and processes needed to ensure compliance with applicable regulations, statutes, codes, industry standards, and customer requirements in support of DIRECTAIR objectives as a liaison with external parties.
  • Oversee DIRECTAIR risk management program, develop and maintain a risk management plan with policies and procedures supporting DIRECTAIR risk assessment and management
  • Assist DIRECTAIR's Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) policies and objectives by staying informed about relevant ESG information in markets served by DIRECTAIR and assisting with ESG-related customer inquiries.
  • Ensure the promotion of awareness of regulatory, statutory, customer, and product quality compliance requirements throughout DIRECTAIR.
  • Interact cooperatively and collaboratively with DIRECTAIR team members at all levels, DIRECTAIR suppliers, and DIRECTAIR customers.
  • Promotes a culture of quality and operational excellence by proactively identifying areas for improvement and working across multiple organizations to influence and implement solutions.
  • Attention to detail and perseverance in issue follow-up to closure
  • Has a proven ability to implement process improvements and systems.
  • Provide coaching, mentoring and development to serve as a mentor to subordinates and peers.
  • Support other strategic project initiatives as directed by VP of USG
  • Other duties may be assigned.


What You'll Need:
  • Manufacturing, Quality, Compliance or Enterprise leadership roles - 10+ years
  • Successful Customer facing roles - 5+ years
  • Technical (STEM) and/or Project Management degree preferred;
  • Six Sigma certification (Green Belt, Black Belt or equivalent) preferred
  • Lean Manufacturing certification preferred


Perks of Working with OTC Industrial Technologies: 

Health and Wellness
  • Medical, dental, and vision care coverage
  • Short-and long-term disability coverage, and life insurance
  • Wellness Discount
  • Safety shoes & glasses reimbursement stipend

Financial Benefits
  • 401(k) savings plan with an employer match of 50% on the dollar up to 6%
  • Robust referral bonuses
  • Relocation assistance

Work-Life Balance
  • PTO
  • Tuition assistance


Who we are:



DirectAIR® is the pioneer of the fourth-utility concept and has consistently supplied high-quality compressed air to more than 150 companies. Since 1995, OTP has provided DirectAIR® customers with over 10 million hours of reliable operations. With DirectAir® OTP installs a state-of-the-art compressed air facility right at your site. We install, own, operate and maintain this compressed air system for an agreed time and supply a steady stream of high-quality, guaranteed, compressed air. DIRECTAIR is now part of OTC Industrial Technologies, particularly the Air Supply group. To learn more about OTC, CLICK HERE.