Richmond, Kentucky

Job Summary

Amentum is seeking a Work Control Manager for the Bluegrass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant project located in Richmond, Kentucky.

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.

This position is designated as an unescorted access position and is subject to the requirements of the Unescorted Access Program (UAP). As a condition of employment, candidates and incumbents must favorably complete a personnel security investigation, urinalysis testing, respiratory screening, and must meet and maintain personnel suitability and reliability requirements established by the Blue Grass Army Depot Commander

Relocation Assistance Provided

BGCAPP is subject to Army Regulations (AR50-6 Chemical Surety Program and AR190-59 Unescorted Access Program) with 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

Desired 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

Richmond, Kentucky

Amentum brings industry-best expertise, processes, and technology to ensure the availability and reliability of our Government and commercial clients’ vital facilities and equipment. We apply our culture of excellence to operate, maintain, and manage your global assets and complex supply chains to meet modern challenges at home and abroad. You get the confidence that comes from a partner with on a century-long heritage of unrelenting dedication to our clients’ missions across the DoD, civilian agencies, and the IC.

Our leading technologies and repeatable processes are delivered by experts with a record of optimizing the quality and cost-effectiveness of support. Using tools such as our Facility Asset Management & Operations Services (FAMOS™) model, we integrate diverse operational elements into a single, unified approach providing control and visibility. This allows us to increase operational readiness and extend the life of critical facilities and equipment.

Amentum’s skilled workforce lives with outcomes rather than just works on them. Our employees hold the most sought-after certifications in the industry, including Program Management Professional (PMP), IT/Cyber, ITIL, and Professional Scrum Master (PSM). Our teams who maintain and modify vehicles, aircraft, and weapons systems work within disciplined environments certified to AS9001D, ISO 9001:2015, AS9110B, and AS9100C standards.

Whether it’s managing facilities supporting the IC’s classified missions, operating UAVs that protect our soldiers, or maintaining military equipment at remote bases abroad, Amentum has the experience, passion, and commitment to meet your critical needs.

Key Services:

  • Equipment O&M/Asset Management
  • Facility O&M and Range Support
  • Global Logistics/Supply Chain Management
  • IT/Network Support
  • Satellite Communications
  • Unmanned Systems


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