Approximate Start Date: Upon Suitable Candidate Selection
Posting Close: Upon Suitable Candidate Selection
TRISTAR is seeking a Program/Project Manager for our government customer in Crane, IN
Looking for an experienced, proactive project assistant to work collaboratively with our customer teams on specific short- and long-term engineering projects. In this role, you will oversee tasks delegated to you by the Project Manager and customer management team, coordinate with team members, and ensure that the projects are moving forward on time and within schedule. You will need to be highly organized, adaptable, and able to prioritize tasks while working independently. The ability to motivate others and keep projects on task in a positive and encouraging manner is also a must-have skill in this position.
Work collaboratively with the project manager and teams to maximize productivity
Collaborate with the project teams, contributing to the entire project lifecycle
Organize, update, and monitor schedules and ensure that deadlines are met
Ensure project schedules are in-line with and being executed in conjunction with Program Office master schedules
Help identify any potential schedule risks and mitigate appropriately with the teams
Coordinate current and future efforts within the teams
Report updates verbally and in written form to management
Help discern engineering and project requirements and coordinate appropriately to team members
Demonstrate commitment to customers' needs
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
Keen attention to detail and an aptitude for problem-solving
Able to proactively address potential risks and issues
Excellent computer skills, including experience with Microsoft Office Suite
Experience and working knowledge of Microsoft Project. Experience and/or knowledge of Primavera P6 a plus
Ability to learn and utilize industry-specific software
Collaborative working style and team-player attitude
Reliable, trustworthy, and committed to the team's success
Outstanding organizational skills and ability to prioritize task
Able to thrive in a high-volume, deadline driven work environment
MUST be a US Citizen
Must possess active DoD Secret Clearance or the ability to obtain one
Master's level degree in an Engineering, Business/IT Management, Cybersecurity, or similar discipline
Previous experience working as a DoD contractor
Previous experience and expertise managing Engineering, Business/IT Management, and Cybersecurity contracts highly desirable
PMP Certification desirable
Education and Certifications:
4 Year degree or at least 3-5 years in Program Management Support/Project Scheduling
COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with TRISTAR's vaccination policy. All TRISTAR employees must be fully vaccinated, and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment through delivering it to Sentry MD by uploading it to https://mysentrymd.com/sentrymd.html#/upload/112 .
Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement by contacting [email protected] and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if stricter, will take precedence over TRISTAR's vaccination policy.
Employees hired after the last day to meet the December 8, 2021, vaccination deadline will need to be fully vaccinated or exempted prior to their start date.
Per Executive Order 14042 dated September 9, 2021, and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force Guidance issued on September 24, 2021.
TRISTAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status
TRISTAR (formerly Tri Star Engineering Inc.) originally established in 1995 is a rapidly growing Veteran-Owned Small Disadvantaged Business headquartered Bedford, IN.
TRISTAR competencies include electronic warfare, information technologies and cyber security, technical Services, cyber Intelligence and command/control programs, radar system restoration, sustainment and modernization, special operations support with customers spanning the Department of Defense including Naval Sea Systems Command, Naval Surface Warfare Centers, Naval Air Warfare Center Command, SPAWAR, Army, Air Force and Fleet activities. No matter which customer we are supporting, our priority is to assure affordable readiness and support always.
TRISTAR is proud to serve the Department of Defense as well as Federal Agencies. Each of these core capabilities supports TRISTAR customers with end-to-end solutions to the most intractable mission challenges.
TRISTAR’s business practices reflect years of industry experience accrued by our team. Our management team has over 80 years’ experience understanding how to leverage big business discipline with small business responsiveness for success in defense community. Our corporate expertise includes implementation of complex contracts with multiple subcontractors using mature management practices. Our experienced team is enthusiastic and flexible in their approach to creating solutions for our customers.
TRISTAR software developers, programmers, logisticians, analysts and engineers create innovation solutions to help our customers go above and beyond mission requirements by transforming their programs and organizations. We develop leading edge concept of operations (CONOPS), emerging sponsor-specific and joint tactics, technics and procedures (TTP) and have the ability/experience to develop responses to Combatant Command (COCOM) and higher-level data calls in a time sensitive manner in support of the Warfighter.