AECOM Operations Manager-RPAT in Bagram, Afghanistan

Afghanistan - Bagram, Bagram

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity in Afghanistan on the

EAGLE contract for a

Operations Manager-RPAT . The Manager directs and leads subordinates on the day-to-day operations and ensures daily assignments are carried out in a responsive, timely manner.Assists in developing and implementing program operating procedures, standard operating procedures, work instructions, and training plans.Conducts weekly meetings with subordinates to review the status of operational requirements and other matters that pertain to the Performance Work Statement (PWS). Provides guidance and assistance to assigned personnel on current principles, practices, and procedures to be employed, quantity and quality of work expected, and tools and materials to be used.

Plans work schedules, sequence of operations, and distribution of work, designates workers and assigns work, explains work requirements, methods and procedures, and assists with resolving problems.Functions as the subject matter expert and act as an advisor to all related issues pertaining to retrograde. Manages the receipt, storage, and distribution of all classes of supply both serviceable and unserviceable.Enforces guidelines, policies and procedures and sets standards for the workforce. Trains incumbents in the process and procedures for receipt, storage and movement of all cargos via air and surface modes to include movement of personnel, U. S. equipment and supplies.Prepares for un-forecasted surges at any given day in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. May be responsible for multiple locations and mobile retrograde operations.

Provides In-transit visibility of cargo from origin to destination.

Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Active Secret / Tier 3

  • Valid Driver’s license required.

  • Must be Safety Trained Supervisor (STS) certified or obtained within 90 days after arrival in country.

  • High School diploma or equivalent required

  • 6 years of experience in Transportation Management and Retrograde Systems required

  • 1 – 3 years supervisory experience required.

  • Successful completion of a four (4) year degree can be substituted for two (2) years of experience; eight (8) years of experience can be substituted for a bachelor's degree, if required.

  • Must be able to obtain a Security clearance prior to start date.

  • Must have demonstrated leadership and management skills, including a professional demeanor.

  • Must be able to work effectively with all levels of employees, including senior, middle and supervisory levels of management.

  • Must have strong interpersonal and negotiation skills.

  • Must have a collaborative work style, fostering cooperation and teamwork.

  • Must be able to exercise discretion and good judgment, with an ability to understand the effect of decisions overall in the company.

  • Must be able to handle confidential company and employee information with complete discretion.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Transportation Operations Management / Traffic Monitoring

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Afghanistan

Position Status Time sheet contractor

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198751BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.