207884 - Facilities Project Manager Specialist 3
6 Months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Facilities Project Manager Specialist 3 for a contract opportunity in Chantilly, VA.

*This position is 100% ONSITE.

This position involves planning and handling a wide range of construction projects from start to finish. Candidate will coordinate and prioritize construction procedures and ensure they are completed in a timely and efficient manner. The goal will be to ensure all projects are delivered on time according to requirements and without exceeding budget. Looking for an individual that is well-versed in all construction methodologies and procedures and able to coordinate with a team of professionals from different fields to achieve the best results. Candidate will have also have an analytical mind and amazing organizational skills.

- Obtains information from various resources, to support the development and formalization of integrated baseline project management plans: team charters, work and organizational breakdown structures, quality planning, change management process and project closure, to ensure controls are in place throughout project life cycle
- Assists in consolidation of independently generated project data and works with functional specialist on cross-functional teams, to ensure customer understanding of trade-offs amongst cost, schedule, quality and risk
- Supports the development of project plan, in accordance with accepted project management principles based on Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) (R)
- Supports formalized project change control board and processes, to ensure deviations from the baseline plan are accurately documented and submitted for approval or rejection
- Incorporates approved changes into work statements, cost and schedule baselines
- Collects data from various resources, using interview techniques, to assist in the identification of requirements vital to meet project needs
- Participates in defining scope with the project team, applying appropriate standards, guidelines, regulations and procedures to ensure all of the work and only the work required to complete the project is included in the baseline
- Establishes baseline critical path schedule, using computing software, to integrate elements of the work breakdown structure and resources
- Monitors milestones and task activities to ensure timely completion of project
- Performs variance analysis and makes recommendations for change, to ensure schedule commitments are met
- Develops cost estimate and identifies resources needed to complete project activities, using project cost management processes
- Establishes cost baseline
- Monitors baseline, using earned value management system
- Performs variance analysis and makes recommendations for change, to ensure cost targets are met
- Supports the identification and formalization required for communication flows to project stakeholders, including team members, management, program and functional organizations
- Prepares and presents briefings to project team for purpose of communicating project(s) status, identifying issues and soliciting guidance for resolution
- Gathers potential risk factors by using established project management tools, to assist in the identification of project risks
- Assists in risk assessment, by applying standard project risk techniques
- Develops risk response plan and makes recommendations to project stakeholders to minimize project risk
- Investigates for project team, the means by which all necessary goods and services will be provided, using all appropriate guidelines and procedures, in order to ensure project budget and schedule are met

If hired, successful completion of training is a contingency for this assignment.

- 3+ years' Project or Construction management experience
If hired, successful completion of training is a contingency for this assignment.

- Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
- SAP Experience
- Maximo experience
- Experience working with U.S. Government contracts

Accredited education/experience typically acquired through advanced education (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 6 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. Master+4 years' related work experience, 10 years' related work experience, etc.).

The candidate selected to fill this assignment must successfully pass a credit check performed by the client.

WORK HOURS: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Silmese Graves
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x261 or (877) 244-5418 x261

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.