Operations Manager - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

South Carolina
United States


Operations Manager

Directs and coordinates personnel and tasking on nationwide maintenance of Electronic Security Systems (ESS) for a US Federal Government customer, including routine preventive maintenance and corrective ‘trouble ticket’ maintenance. ESS will primarily include Access Control, Intrusion Detection, Video Surveillance / CCTV, and Automated Vehicle Barrier systems. Duties may include support of new ESS installations at customer locations and integration of new equipment or system components into the program equipment inventory for maintenance. Provides leadership and guidance to maintenance technicians and coordinates with the Program Manager and Region Leads to ensure program requirements and prioritization is effectively incorporated into personnel tasking. Develops plan and schedule for completing all preventive maintenance tasks on time, and tracks corrective maintenance ticket status to closure within established contract response and repair timeframes. Coordinates with customer stakeholders as required for technician site access, notification of upcoming work activities, and customer satisfaction. Understands safety requirements for all task areas and instills attention to compliance as a top priority.

Maintains close liaison with technical and support personnel. Coordinates normal operational and administrative activities. Recommends improvements in the operations processes. Provides work assignments and schedules. Ensures plans, policies, and procedures are implemented and followed. Ensures personnel have appropriate training. Provides direction and discipline to employees and is responsible for the evaluation of personnel performance and salary actions. Performs all other duties as assigned.


BA/BS degree in a related field with 5 years of experience on a large scale ESS maintenance and/or installation contract in a managerial or supervisory capacity. In lieu of formal education, 13 years of experience. Experience scheduling and managing personnel tasking (including subcontractors) across a wide geographic footprint required. Experience performing and/or managing technical installation or corrective maintenance/troubleshooting of a variety of ESS head ends, devices/sensors, communications infrastructure, and power infrastructure in the field is a plus.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .