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Job Summary
Amentum has an opportunity for a Project Manager to support of program in Alice Springs, Australia. This is a TDY assignment. The selected candidate will be responsible for overall operation of multiple projects/contracts to include the safety and well-being of its employees including subcontractors, safeguarding company funds and property, and generally represents the company with respect to the customer. Specific duties include working under the supervision of a senior PM or above, demonstrates and provides project leadership in their area of responsibility; identify potential project problems or opportunities, analyze the issues using all appropriate resources, develop alternatives, and arrive at the most optimum approach to mitigate problems or exploit opportunities; ensures development and adherence to the project Work Breakdown Structure, Asset Management, and Workflow Management elements; expand the Project Execution Plan for subsequent phases (Project Initiation, Project Execution, Construction, etc.) and communicates and coordinates the implementation of the enhancements with the project team; establish, track and report status against key performance indicators or contractual metrics on a routine basis; participate in the establishment of project organizational structure in support of proposal efforts; demonstrates command of the schedule goals, key milestones, and approach to the work embodied in the schedule; ensures that a firm scope-based schedule baseline is established and properly resourced; demonstrates knowledge of the schedule tools, procedures, and work process; manages performance and progress against the plan and ensures accurate forecasts with commensurate action plans; reviews, reports and manages key performance measures defined within the contract. Implements corrective measures when measures are outside service levels or bandwidths; consistently meets or improves upon the established schedule goals in their area of responsibility; manages performance and progress against the plan and ensures accurate forecasts with commensurate action plans; establishes annual operating budgets in cooperation with customer, business manager or group financial department; provides accurate monthly forecasts of cost, schedule, and resource utilization; works with Business Development to increase scope of services on existing contracts; supports BD, and Group management in Contract negotiations with customers; may serve as the proposal manager of a medium sized project; supports or conducts formal presentations to clients and/or management and perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
Minimum Requirements
Minimum Qualifications:
+ Possess or be able to obtain a TS/SCI w/poly security clearance
+ Bachelors degree in Engineering, Construction, Project, Facility Management or relevant discipline or demonstrated equivalent
+ Must have 10-12 years of relative experience
+ Good oral and written communication skills
+ Working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications
+ Organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required
Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications:
+ Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is preferred.

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