Operations Manager - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (www.mantech.com)


  full-time   employee

North Charleston
South Carolina
United States

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Must be a U.S. Citizen to be considered.

Required Clearance to Start: SECRET

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At ManTech International Corporation, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Operations Manager to join our Vehicle Engineering Maintenance and Operations Support (VEMOS) team. The selected candidate will assist in providing sustainment support services (operational engineering and logistics support) globally for some 25,000 vehicles including the Army's Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles, or MRAPs.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Works on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of the VEMOS program and performs all functional duties independently.

  • Oversees the efforts of less senior staff and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific TA. Plans, directs, or coordinates VEMOS operations of the assigned TA.

  • Formulates operations policies, manages daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources.

  • Works closely with functional area leads on the management or administration of personnel.

Required Qualifications:

  • Selected candidates must be a U.S. Citizen.

  • Must have twelve (12) years of related experience with a BS/BA or 10 years of experience and a MA/MS degree.

  • Current Certification as Asset Manager by Institute of Asset Management (IAM) or DAWIA Level III Industrial Contract Management Certifications.

  • Five (5) years of experience performing U.S. Government Property Management.

  • Proven work experience as operations manager within the automotive or defense industry.

  • Adequate knowledge of organizational effectiveness and operations management.

  • Budget development and oversight experience.

  • Familiarity with business and financial principles and practices.

  • Working knowledge of budgets, forecasting and metrics.

  • Basic IT skills (databases, MS Office etc).

  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

  • Leadership and organizational skills.

  • Familiarity with Quality Assurance processes, and quality monitoring.

  • Familiarity with commercial and/or military warehousing practices

  • Familiarity with recruiting, training, and supervision from a Human Resources perspective.

  • Proven communicator in verbal and written disciplines to include basic computer skills and document preparation.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Prior training or maintenance experience on MRAP FOV systems preferable.

  • Preferably familiar or knowledgeable with MRAP/RCV systems.

  • Willingness to travel to hostile areas is desired.                                         

  • Ability to meet the government deployment physical requirements.

  • Willingness to travel to various US or OCONUS locations.

  • Willingness to deploy to all/any of these locations, including Southwest Asia and South-Central Asia.

  • Some OCONUS deployments may be to risky hostile ("war zone") environments which earn larger bonuses.

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Must have an active (DoD) Secret clearance.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to balance, bend, carry, crouch, stretch and knee.

  • Must be able to push, pull, and reach.

  • Must be able to work with computers and CRTs, and type on a computer keyboard for long periods of time.

For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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