BAE Systems Modernization Project Coordinator in Kingsport, Tennessee

Job Description

BAE Systems, one of the world's leading defense contractors and a stable Fortune 500 Company, is hiring a Project Coordinator at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant supporting Modernization Projects. The individual selected will support program management with the planning and execution of various projects.

Basic activities would include:

o Coordination between BAE Engineering, Contract Engineering, and various subcontractors

o Coordination of project material with regards to receipt and storage

o Work with Safety, Security, and Environmental to ensure all site policies are met

o Conduct pre-execution reviews with contractor, including drawing and construction site reviews

o Conduct inspections of subcontractor work to ensure execution is done in accordance with subcontract requirements

o Provide daily field support such as issuing permits and recording work activities

BAE Systems helps protect those who protect us. At our R&D and manufacturing facilities in Kingsport, TN and Radford, VA, we do this by developing safer explosives and propellants for our government and commercial customers. Holston and Radford AAPs have provided high quality explosives and propellants for our soldiers since WWII and will continue to push the frontier of energetic material synthesis and manufacturing with your help. Learn more about this area of our business at .

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

o Technical Associates Degree with 4 years related experience or High School Diploma or GED

with 8 years related experience required.

o Must have a background in industrial construction programs with regards to oversight, general inspections, and quality control

o Must have a high level of attention to detail along with good organizational skills

o Knowledge of typical industrial construction work tasks

o Capable of reading and understanding drawings, specifications, and other engineering documents

o Experience with supervision of craftsmen

o Familiar with Environmental and Safety awareness for construction sites

o Computer proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint and Internet

Preferred Skills and Education

o Training / certifications in technical trades

o Training / certifications with regards to Quality Control

o Familiar with Microsoft Project

o AutoCAD Experience

o Familiar with local building codes and OSHA standards

o Experience with chemical manufacturing or DOD projects a plus

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Modernization Project Coordinator


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