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Type: Full Time
Location: Alexandria, Virginia
Project Manager Deputy - Iraq
Alexandria Metro Park, Va. - Alexandria, VA 22310 US (Primary)
Programs & Operations
VSE Corporation is looking for a Deputy Project Manager (DPM) to work in the GLOBAL Division of Federal Services Group, reporting primarily to the Project Manager for the Iraq Vessel Maintenance and Repair (VMR) Program team. This position is in Alexandria, VA.
* Work closely with higher level program/project managers in directing the functional areas of total life cycle engineering and technical support. * Support program management and planning, acquisition engineering, in-service engineering, and life cycle management. * Support ship maintenance task planning and implementation to include, but not limited to, maintenance, repair, scheduling, docking, obsolescence, modernization, and upgrades. * Provide information to management by assembling and summarizing data. * Conduct ship inspections and surveys, documentation of findings, preparation of reports to include analysis and recommendations. * Administer troubleshooting and problem correction. * Develop comprehensive project plans to include both long- and short-range goals and milestones. * Identify, acquire, and utilize company resources to achieve project technical objectives. * Supervise a project team within a matrix organization and monitor and encourage functional organizations to complete milestones within specific budgets and schedules. * Possess analytical, interpersonal, and organization skills required to interface with external customers as well as top level management for communication status of projects throughout their life cycle.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. VSE considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Job Requirements
* BA/BS degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Marine, or Ocean), Naval Architecture, Business or related scientific/technical discipline, or equivalent practical experience. * 4 years of relevant work experience in management of large programs and personnel in a customer-facing role. * Experience in project management. * Experience with Microsoft (MS) Project, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, other MS Office Tools, and Adobe Acrobat or Adobe PDF.
* Master s Degree in Engineering, Engineering Management, or Business Administration * Project Management Professional (PMP ) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM ). * Prior experience coordinating multiple teams and subcontractors in remote locations.
* Some travel may be required including overseas travel in support of customers needs
VSE Is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and our business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. Travel
30 - 40%
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer (Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans?) that understands the value of diversity and its impact on a high performance culture. We are a military friendly organization and veterans are encouraged to apply. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. Due to the incredible influx of applicants we are not able to take phone calls; we will contact you if you are a match for any position. Thank you for considering us for employment.