AECOM Work Control Manager in Richmond, Kentucky

Business Line Government

Position Title Work Control Manager

United States of America - Kentucky


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Work Control Manager for the Bluegrass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Pant project located in Richmond, KY.

Typical Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform all work safely and with the utmost concern for the safety of self and other employees.

  • Perform all work in compliance with environmental permits and regulations.

  • May be required to work overtime or varying hours to include shift work.

  • Be at work when scheduled and maintain a good attendance record.

  • Work in close proximity to and or in a chemical demilitarization facility.

  • Assign, supervise and direct work activities of assigned personnel.

  • Responsible for performance evaluations of assigned personnel.

  • Responsible for training and development of assigned personnel.

  • Counsel assigned personnel on company policies, procedures, performance and personnel issues.

  • Initiate and justify personnel actions and recommend salary adjustments.

  • Coordinate with various departments to achieve optimum utilization of plant resources and effectively achieve production process improvements through usage of industry standard methodologies.

  • Lead efforts in development and improvement of key metrics and performance measurement.

  • Coordinate and participate in a team-based environment developing and implementing plans, schedules, and procedures that accomplish plant goals.

  • Provide technical interface in all phases of facility construction, commissioning, systemization, startup, operation, and closure.

  • Review and study technical data packages as well as regulations and directives to determine implications on plant operation with respect to environmental, safety and health compliance and production.

  • Interface with various departments to create, revise, update, and analyze critical path method, bar chart, and fragnet schedules to meet production and work objectives.

  • Participate in monitoring equipment changes, subsequent tests and determine solutions if equipment operations are not acceptable.

  • Ensure the timeliness and accuracy of oral and written technical reports.

  • Monitor assignments to ensure they are within the agreed scope, schedule and budget and that the work is being performed to outlined policies and expectations.

  • Work directly with the Support Services Manager to ensure all functions for respective functional areas are executed with timely and consistent quality performance.

  • Advise the Support Services Manager as to status of assignments with respect to schedule, budgets, delays, and design issues that affect plant goals and objectives.

  • Assist the Department Managers with providing direction to plant organizations during the life of the project in the form of goals and objectives, policy and procedures, and priorities and constraints that must be met.

  • Assist the Department Managers with defining the resources and methods needed to achieve production objectives and goals.

  • Periodically review work performed for attainment or obtainment of objectives, policy compliance and priorities, effective coordination, technical adequacy and responsiveness to upper level management guidelines.

Relocation is provided with position

BGCAPP is subject to Army Regulations (AR50-6 Chemical Surety Program and AR190-59 Unescorted Access Program) which govern persons performing work under the Chemical Personnel Reliability Program (CPRP) and Unescorted Access Program (UAP). Eligibility to be placed in a CPRP or UAP position requires US citizenship. Employees must favorably complete a series of screenings to include but not limited to: a National Agency Check with Local Agency Check and Credit Check (NACLC) security investigation, drug/alcohol testing and medical examination.

All employees are subject to and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of continued employment for the duration of their assignment. Respiratory screening and the ability to wear PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) may be required for this position. The ability to obtain/maintain access to the Blue Grass Army Depot is required.

Minimum Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in engineering, construction, business administration, or related field and 10 years’ production planning experience to include supervisory responsibilities


  • Associate degree in engineering, construction, business administration, or related field and 14 years’ production planning experience to include supervisory responsibilities


  • High school diploma or related field and 18 years’ production planning experience to include supervisory responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a United States or naturalized citizen able to obtain and maintain Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP) site access

  • Must be computer literate in common software applications and able to operate general office equipment

  • Must maintain fitness-for-duty standards to perform the essential functions of the position, to include any depot or BGCAPP drill, contingency and/or emergency requirement

  • Background and demonstrated competency in management of work control, planning and scheduling, cycle planning

  • Thorough knowledge of planning/scheduling tools and resource management of operations and maintenance personnel

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills with ability to coordinate and prioritize projects

  • Experience regarding preventive maintenance and surveillance testing implementation

  • Experience in work order planning

  • Experience in using a computerized maintenance management system

  • Experience in work execution in a complex operational environment

  • Experience in schedule development

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working in a toxic or hazardous materials environment

  • Experience working on Government projects

  • Thorough knowledge of a variety of operating activities such as purchasing, materials, production processes and engineering

  • Experience in a senior operations position

  • Knowledge regarding the theory and operation of chemical demilitarization systems

  • Ability to discuss operational challenges and their solutions with BGCAPP and project management team

  • Experience in a disciplined operations (conduct of operations) environment

  • Experience establishing a work management team

  • Working knowledge of earned value management system

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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 Maintenance

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183572BR

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.