at Black & Veatch in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
Project manager – Aviation/Airfield – Federal – Remote – United States
Date: Jul 24, 2022
Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies
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Company : B&V Special Projects Corp.
Req Id : 72442
Opportunity Type : Staff
Relocation eligible : No
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: No
The Black & Veatch Federal Business is grounded in history and engineering the future. We have 100+ years of experience supporting the Federal government and are dedicated to employing talented and passionate professionals. Our vision is to be the greatest infrastructure solutions provider delivering top tier and high-quality design and engineering services to the Federal government. Our primary areas of focus include: Architecture/Engineering (A/E) and Classified Design Services, Construction Designer of Record (DOR) Services, and Integrated (multi subcontract) Services.
B&V Federal seeks an enthusiastic, articulate, motivated Project Manager(s) to manage projects primarily for Department of Defense (DOD) and Aviation clients. Projects most likely include design of new or renovated facilities such as aircraft hangars, maintenance and operations facilities, and infrastructure such as airfield paving, electrical power distribution, and central utilities. A priority for our team is expanding our Federal A/E areas of focus using a variety of contract vehicles, including Architecture/Engineering (A/E) IDIQ, MATOC, SATOC and MACC (D/B) for Air Force (AFCEC), Army (USACE), Navy (NAVFAC) and other DoD components.
The successful candidate will demonstrate successful experience with DoD clients delivering A/E programs and projects, including management of geographically dispersed, multi-disciplinary, collaborative project design teams comprised of engineers, architects, and designers. The ideal candidate will have prior experience in managing facilities and infrastructure projects for DOD agencies, including developing qualifications packages, negotiating fixed price task orders, and delivering both full design projects and design-build requests for proposals (RFP’s).
Manages all aspects of small to medium Design Services projects, including risk to cost, schedule, and quality. Responsible for the day-to-day successful execution of contracted engineering, procurement, and construction phase service scopes in the areas of performance, financial metrics, planning, schedule, quality, contractual compliance, safety, and client satisfaction. Manages and leads small teams of multi-discipline professionals. Identifies requirements for the successful staffing of the project and coordinates staffing with discipline Department Managers. Coordinates and integrates the activities associated with the engineering, procurement, construction phase services, and commissioning elements of the project, including the activities of all third-party companies contributing to a project.
Supports business capture processes by leading proposal teams for the successful response to client requests for proposal.
Supports many aspects of Business Development in a “seller doer” role with an emphasis on client satisfaction and repeat business. Actively leads Black & Veatch’s participation in the Federal CPARS contractor evaluation system which is key to qualifying for future work with all Government entities.
Typical client base includes Department of Defense (DOD), United States Army Corp of Engineers (USACE) and many private companies in the Federal arena where Black & Veatch frequently teams for project execution in joint venture (JV) roles or utilizes a sub/prime contracting arrangement.
Typical monthly duties will include responsibility for client interface on all assigned projects, proposal support for new sales, typical project management duties including project profitability reporting, staffing oversight, schedule and progress control, quality, safety, and project status reporting. All are accomplished with support of the project team depending on the magnitude of the assigned projects.
This position provides ample opportunity to coordinate with other B&V Federal offices and to coordinate with other Black & Veatch Business Units.
Security clearances are an advantage but are not a requirement.
+ Managessmall, minimally complex projects.
+ Managesone to a few clients and/or projects.
+ Obtainsnew/repeat business on small projects.
+ Managesminimal risk.
Acts as a project manager. Among responsibilities is management of a project team. The individual comprising this team may vary by project.
Assigned to projects for U.S. Government Agency/Department clients. Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.
Typically 5 years experience.
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Work Environment/Physical Demands
Typical office environment, typical construction environment, extreme weather conditions, high noise level, safety hazards (electric currents, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to chemicals), atmospheric conditions (fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases, poor ventilation). Sitting, walking, talking, hearing, reading, writing, keyboarding, driving, filing, reaching, stooping, crouching, bending, standing for extended periods of time, lifting or carrying up to 40 pounds.
Drives vision and purpose
PMT: Project Management
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