• Contract Program Manager

    Posted: 11/17/2022

    Contract Program Manager
    Fairbanks, AK
    $52 per hour
    Extended long-period assignment!

    Our client: Our client assists with the promotion of Alaska’s economic growth by partnering with other financial institutions to act as a funding resource. They are renowned for furthering a healthy economic climate for all Alaskans.
    They are seeking a highly motivated, results-driven quick thinker with excellent leadership skills with a demonstrated track record of performance overseeing road building, design, engineering and construction.
    This is one of the most exciting engineering projects in Alaska, and would be a career feather in the cap of the right candidate.   Please take a look to see if you are what they’re looking for and apply here or email your resume to jobs@peopleak.com if you qualify!

    Would you like to:

    • Manage development of permitting, design and construction budgets, schedules and work plans.
    • Develop project organizational structure and staffing, define resource requirements to management, recommend ways to meet resource needs
    • Administer technical service contracts
    • Direct design professionals and consultants in development of conceptual design reports, business plans and cost estimates
    • Develop a Public Outreach Plan to be included in the Project Management Plan
    • Provide supporting information to management to address requests from stakeholders and the public
    • During construction manage general contractor, scope, schedule, budget, invoices; conduct quality control, oversight and on-site inspections during construction
    • Perform other duties as assigned

    Ideally you have:
    • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field
    • Ten years of senior engineering and construction management experience
    • Experience with legal agreements, procurement, staff, contract management, budgeting, regulatory permitting/reporting, safety, and quality engineering
    • Experience with road building design, engineering, construction
    • Management experience with road building in the Arctic environment
    • Experience with negotiation of ROW agreements and financing of large projects
    • Ability to lead multi-functional teams comprising of staff, legal counsel, advisors, stakeholders and others
    • Advanced skills in word processing, database software, spreadsheets, and preparing presentations

    Making it worth your while:
    • Long term assignment with one of Alaska’s most prestigious employers
    • Amazing opportunity for involvement with a renowned Alaskan engineering project
    • You say you’d like a fulfilling challenge – this is it!

    Alaska Executive Search is here for you!
    • Specialist recruiters, with over 50 years of combined experience
    • No cost to our applicants
    • Ability to look for a job while you’re still working
    • Certified Staffing Consultants work for our clients, and advocate for our candidates
    • Friendly Associate Recruiters working with you to present your best self
       PeopleAK provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. While working within the parameters of an Alaska Native Organization, hiring preference will be given to shareholders/spouses/descendants and other Alaska Natives in accordance with Public Law 93-638.