Project Manager
at Venture Dynamics

Date Posted: 11/11/2019

Job Description

Project Managers ensure all project information being provided by our customers is forwarded to all departments within our company, and that all project data and information is regularly entered into the appropriate management data systems for internal reviews.

  • Implement Project Management processes and tools by contributing to the process and providing guidelines to support the project.
  • Assist the Planning Department in developing project proposals, job estimates and schedules.
  • Able to delegate responsibilities between Assistant Project Managers assigned directly to the Project Manager, by contributing input to Senior Leadership as a recommendation to who should make up the Project Team.
  • Able to assemble, plan, lead and facilitate regular cross-functional Project Team meetings with company personnel, our Sub Contractors, as well as representatives from our customers and the US Navy.
  • Able to develop detailed task list, work effort assessment, including short and long-term resource allocation plans based on inputs from Senior Managers and Team members.
  • Able to identify changes in work scope to ensure appropriate planning measures are being taken within the Planning, Estimating, Production and Contracts Departments, including the customers inputs for reassessing, renegotiating, and amending the scope of work, schedules and budgets.
  • Must be able to identify, assess and analyze with the Team, any risk and/or issues that may compromise the successful completion of the project, and develop plans/actions that will remove this risk. Able to provide leadership when schedule / production conflicts may occur and the Team is looking for resolution.
  • Capable of leading 3 to 5 assigned Project Managers and/or Assistant Project Managers.

 

Typically has a BA/BS in Engineering, Computer Science, Science or a related academic field or AA/AS plus 2 years directly related experience or 6 years directly related experience.

Preferred minimum of six (6) years of shipboard repair experience within a Public or Private shipyard (Prior military experience with the US Navy in an engineering or directly related field would qualify).

 

Job Requirements

Project Manager Requirements:

  • Experience in a shipyard environment preferred.
  • Good reading, writing and verbal communication skills to include public speaking.
  • Good typing, interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
  • Must have good speaking and listening skills. Able to understand and speak English clearly. 
  • Able to handle multiple tasks and follow through on assigned tasks with some supervision. 
  • Project Manager must be organized and use time wisely.
  • Project Manager customer-service driven. H. Professional appearance, business casual. 
  • Must be punctual and reliable, with a proven attendance record.
  • Must have good work ethic and be able to maintain confidentiality.
  • Must have own transportation
  • Must be US Citizen
  • Must pass drug and background screening and be eligible to obtain a Rapid Gate badge

Project Manager Additional Requirements: 

 

  • Must have a minimum of six (6) years' experience managing technical personnel within complex activities or shipboard availabilities.
  • Must have experience in using Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Project, Excel, Word and Power Point while being able to navigate in the computer server environment.
  • Experience of working within a "Cost Type" or "Fixed Type" Contract is a plus, but not a pre-requisite.
  • Must have a valid driver's license, with reliable, insurable transportation and willing to carry a "business" rider if necessary while using this vehicle when accomplishing company business activities.
  • Able to gain access to Government facilities, and able to obtain a Security clearance once employed by NASSCO.
  • Able to work nights and weekends during peak workloads or as requested by Senior Management. Must be willing to travel and manage ship repair availabilities in remote, out-of-state locations for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment- including a respirator.




Job Snapshot

About Us

Venture Dynamics Enterprises, Inc. was founded in November 2000 with a full speed ahead pursuit of the Marine and Industrial workforce. We have built a solid foundation of professional and highly skilled tradesmen over the 11 years of business. Our business is maximizing workforce productivity through custom staffing solutions while minimizing customer's labor and administrative costs. We have effectively streamlined the hiring process so that our customers can meet project deadlines without going over budget. Our customers can enjoy a better bottom line while knowing the skilled labor they need is always readily available. Imagine being able to bid on multiple contracts or taking on various projects without the time and costs associated with hiring new employees.

With a proven and qualified workforce representing the full spectrum of trades, we take care to fully understand our customer's particular skilled trade requirements to match with a highly skilled candidate. Our experienced staff ensures our customers receive the best candidate for the position without a lengthy turnaround time. By acting as the perfect liaison between a skilled worker and a company that requires their service, we are able to build lasting partnerships with not only our customers, but with our workforce as well.

On top of joining the best skilled trade staffing company, Venture Dynamics offers:

  • Safety Incentive Programs
  • Referral Fee Program to reward employees who help us hire those in need of employment
  • Direct Hire Option for employees looking to get their foot in the door at a great company
  • Paycheck Direct Deposit

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