CH2M Greenland Science Support Manager - Denver, CO in Englewood, Colorado

CH2M is now Jacobs. Support for science projects in Greenland and have a hand in transforming the world

This is a senior level position that possesses a variety of technical skills related to project implementation, including planning, coordinating, and implementing construction, operations, logistics, and maintenance support for science projects in Greenland. You will use your tactical skills and influence to manage relationships with the NSF, Air National Guard, the Government of Greenland, and other stakeholders to deliver high quality support for the program. As the Greenland Science Support Manager you'll: • Works with Science Planning Manager and Operations Manager to coordinate Greenland operations and science projects. • Works directly with Air National Guard or Air Force to execute transportation of materials and personnel. • Provides direction to Greenland science planning and operations staff. • Provides expertise in field logistics to assist Science Planners and other stakeholders. • Develops and evaluates plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by others. May assign and review work to ensure accuracy, thoroughness and timeliness. • Understands and applies the principles of risk management to project work. Serves as a technical resource for project delivery. • As a project manager, able to manage mid-size projects. • May lead development of technical approaches in procurement. • Coordinate with vendors to ensure timely delivery of materials and services for completion of projects • Manage full-time and seasonal staff. • Work with scientists and researchers to manage changes in science support due to scope, weather, mechanical difficulties, and other factors. • Work with researchers to define requirements and develop support plans. • Manage a budget for science operations. • Oversee program logistics activities in New York and Greenland.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • •BS or MS degree within applied science, logistics, or related field.

  • 5 years of Project Management experience

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • 10 or more years of experience preferred.

  • Work experience in remote and cold environments is preferred.

  • Experience managing science field projects is highly desirable.

  • Familiarity with logistics systems is highly desirable.

  • Experience with managing and coordinating air operations is desirable.

  • Person already residing a commutable distance from our Englewood, CO office is preferred

CH2M is now Jacobs, join us and love what you do. Focus on tackling the toughest challenges with a smile as you support the development of life-changing infrastructure that improves communities across the USA. See the inherent value in your point of view as you deliver for our clients.

  • This position to be based in Denver, CO.

  • This position requires travel to remote field sites and other locations for work assignments for two-week or more periods of time periodically throughout the year.

  • The candidate may be required to utilize lodging and meal service that are typical of remote and austere work environments.

  • Must pass NSF required medical and dental check and drug screen

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