Vectrus PROJECT PLANNER II - AOR C2 Support in Columbia, South Carolina
This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company.
Position supports the AFCENT A6 at Shaw AFB, SC. Requires an intermediate level of experience in planning and scheduling various project workload. Must have experience in gathering and analyzing information to prepare status reports. Must have experience in ensuring that assignment and scheduling of work follows company policy. Must have experience in evaluating current procedures and recommends changes to improve the efficiency of planning and scheduling of projects.
MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:
Support the USAFCENT C2 radios and airfield systems; provide C2 system integration support to USAFCENT. Tasks shall include:
Coordinate with higher headquarters (HQ) staff to identify and resolve technology limitations and maintenance and depot issues and deliver reliable air navigational equipment to the Combined Forces Air Component Commander (CFACC), Air Operations Center, and SWA theater bases;
Plan and implement system upgrades to integrate emerging technologies throughout SWA, as directed;
Implement projects to improve the reliability and operational effectiveness of deployed tactical and commercial C2 systems;
Assist and monitor resources for C2 systems projects and submit recommendations for future requirements, as required;
Manage the Joint Radio Relay System Network/architecture throughout the USAFCENT AOR;
Manage projects and new requirements to improve the reliability, logistics supportability, and operational effectiveness of support to deployed tactical radio, wireless, and Air Traffic Control and Landing Systems communications systems;
Coordinate with staff functions to obtain the necessary supplies, equipment, and personnel resources to rectify technical and sustainment problems in supported deployed units;
Provide analysis and recommend methods to improve equipment performance and maintenance procedures;
Coordinate radio communications system and network upgrades to integrate emerging technologies into deployed locations.
MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:
Standard Office Equipment, Computer and MicroSoft software packages
Work is completed in a climate-controlled facility/office.
Should be able to lift 40 pounds
Education/Certifications: One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.
PMP Certifications or similar work experience.
Intermediate level of experience in planning and scheduling various project workloads. Must have experience in gathering and analyzing information to prepare status reports. Must have experience in ensuring that assignment and scheduling of work follows company policy. Must have experience in evaluating current procedures and recommending changes to improve the efficiency of planning and scheduling of projects.
Minimum of 5 years of experience with the following:
Managing, supervising, and coordinating military communication systems
Planning and implementing activities
Managing communication architecture, configuration, and integration conformity
Working and communicating with military officers
Must possess excellent interpersonal skills
We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.