Program Manager – Fort Wainwright, AK, US

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Program Manager – Fort Wainwright, AK, US

Program Manager

Department: Facilities Operations Management
Location: Fort Wainwright, AK, US

NIKA is hiring for a Program Manager to manage and administer a base operations support services contract at Fort Wainwright, AK!

Named a “Top Workplace” by the Washington Post, NIKA is a well-established company that is focused on growth within an entrepreneurial environment. We work with governments to operate and manage their real property. . Our operations management, engineering, and project management services provide our customers with the value and expertise to ensure operational readiness for complex and mission-critical facilities.

At NIKA, you’ll be excited to come to work each day. This position comes with a competitive salary package that includes health/dental insurance, 401(k), bonus programs, and many other perks. Our convenient suburban office boasts an on-staff barista, pool table, well-stocked kitchen, free parking, and much more.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing leadership, management, oversight, and execution of a wide variety of base operation support contract requirements.
  • Will provide technical and professional direction and guidance to the workforce for facilities management, operations, maintenance, repair and minor construction, safety and quality control, and environmental management.
  • Perform Project Management and Project Engineering activities in support of multi-discipline projects under minimal supervision.
  • Develops and implements processes, procedures, and initiatives to effectively and successfully execute contract requirements, monitor progress, enhance performance, and address and resolve performance deficiencies.
  • Ensuring assigned projects are completed on time, and within approved scope and budget.
  • Maintaining effective communication with the Government, sharing knowledge, demonstrating a business-like concern for the client’s interests, and facilitating program integration.
  • Effective and efficient management and leadership of the contracting organization’s resources to meet all specifications and expectations of the contract.
  • Ensuring contract performance in accordance with the direction and policies of NIKA.
  • Works closely with staff in developing and implementing strategies, processes, and initiatives in order to achieve customer satisfaction, and meet and/or exceed performance requirements.

Required Skills

  • Minimum of six years managerial experience on base operations support contracts
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • Relevant Experience must be in the last three years
  • Experience in minor construction and repair cost estimates preferred
  • Experience with FARS, DFARS, and other federal regulatory guidance, laws, and requirements
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship required

NIKA provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, NIKA takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.