In the performance of their respective tasks and duties all employees are expected to conform to the following:
Perform quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision.
Interact professionally with other employees, customers, and suppliers.
Work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations.
Employees are required to:
Comply with all applicable safety and health related rules, regulations, and procedures;
Work safely themselves and help their teammates work safely;
Assist supervisors and managers in identifying and mitigating potentially hazardous conditions; and
Help the organization maintain a safe and healthy workplace.
Purpose of the Position
The Project Management Associate will work at John C. Stennis Space Center and /or Michoud Assembly Facility in the Project Management Office (PMO) for the SACOM contract and this is a SCA wage determined position. This position is an integral part of the project management team, responsible for assisting the project management team with the day to day aspects of managing projects.
Principal Duties/Responsibilities of the Position
Participate in initial project proposal development (Scope, Schedule, Estimate, Budget)
Participate in project team meetings i.e. Cost, Schedule, Engineering, Construction, etc.
Provides input into project schedules and budgets, technical baseline changes, and material changes.
Manage change control requests
Assist with reporting requirements
Interface with customer and project team members
Supports customer and management briefings as required.
All other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience Requirements
· AA degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
· Three or more years of experience in a related area
· Engineering and Construction experience preferred
· Must be a U.S. Citizen in order to obtain required NASA badge.
· Must be able to provide a certified Birth Certificate (with state seal),
· Passport, or INSCitizenship documents on date of hire (candidate will be sent home if this paperworkis not provided upon arrival on date of hire).
· Must have the ability to communicate the English language, both verbally and written, in an effective manner.
· Must have, and maintain, a valid driver’s license
Special Knowledge and Skills Required
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
Good communication, organizational, and planning skills.
Ability to read and understand blueprints and related engineering documentation as required; specs, standards, drawings, etc.
Ability to pay close attention to detail
Ability to work independently but follow specific detailed instructions
Ability to interface with various levels of personnel in a multi-cultural, team- oriented environment
Proficient in the use of standard MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and use of various office equipment.
Familiarity with design, construction, and engineering terminology is preferred.
Demonstrated ability to use resourcefulness in researching various documents and databases is required, as well as gathering various types of information or other resources.
Walk up to six hours per day
Walk up/down stairs frequently
Stand up to six hours per day
Climb ladders and scaffolding
Wear PPE gear when required(steel toe shoes, safety glasses, hard hat, gloves)
Tolerate extreme cold/heat for when required
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT, THE COMPANY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REVISE, CHANGE OR AMEND JOB DESCRIPTIONS FROM TIME-TO-TIME TO CORRESPOND TO DUTIES AND QUALIFICATIONS OF THE POSITION.