KBR Marshall Islands: Deputy Program Manager/Test Site Manager (Contingency Hire) in United States

Title: Marshall Islands: Deputy Program Manager/Test Site Manager (Contingency Hire)

Location: Asia Pacific

Job Number: 1055972

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law

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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Lead program execution for the US Army Reagan Test Site Engineering and Technical Support (RETS) contract.

Based on Kwajalein, Republic of the Marshall Islands, and reporting to the RETS Program Manager, the DPM/RTS Site Manager will be responsible for day-to-day operations of the KBRwyle team at the Reagan Test Site.

Specific responsibilities include:

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Management of day-to-day activities at Reagan Test Site and, when personnel are deployed, on Wake Island.

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Create and maintain an active focus on personnel safety on and off the job for personnel on Kwajalein, including compliance with all KBRwyle and government safety policies.

Serve as the primary on-site customer interface to ensure problem resolution and customer satisfaction.

Coordinate daily with government agencies and other contractors working on and in the vicinity of Kwajalein Atoll.

Develop skills and competencies of high performing team and oversee talent development/capabilities throughout the program with focus on continuous development.

Ensure compliance with all applicable contractual, legal, regulatory, and corporate guidance.

Ensure quality of services and products.

Recruit and hire employees. Supervises direct reports. Establishes individual performance goals. Reviews performance against goals. Plan, approve and implement actions for the timely development and progress of individuals. Plan and grant salary increases as appropriate. Manage discipline and documentation steps in problem employee situations. Manage dismissals. Perform other duties as assigned.

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QUALIFICATIONS - SKILLS REQUIREMENTS – EXPERIENCE LEVEL (ADDITIONAL NOTES):

Required Qualifications:

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BS / BA Business, Engineering, Sciences, or Other Related Program Field and 10 years of experience. Advanced Degree

preferred

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Knowledge of and experience with major Department of Defense test ranges.

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Experience with range safety, telemetry, radiofrequency (RF) and optical sensors, and other range data collection systems.

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Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent

Clearance Required: Active Secret with the ability to obtain a Top Secret.

Desired Qualifications:

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Program Management experience and increasing leadership responsibility.

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Strong negotiation skills.

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Experience with leading work teams in a continuous improvement environment with quality management tools, behaviors and

practices.

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Project management skills to manage resources, schedules, budgets and make technical business decisions.

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Ability to manage complex programs with a diverse employee population in a restrictive contractual environment.

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Risk management/decision making skills.

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Strong problem-solving skills.

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Ability to influence customers and build strong customer relationships.

Qualifications:

Job: Engineering/Technical- Marine