AECOM Manager- Logistics Operations Center Future Ops in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151118BR

Position Title Manager- Logistics Operations Center Future Ops

Job Category Logistics and Supply Chain

Business Line Government

Country Kuwait

State/Province/Region KW - Al Jahrah

City Camp Arifjan

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Government

AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

URS/AECOM has an opening for a Logistics Operation Center Manager (Future Ops) in Kuwait.

The Logistics Operations Center (LOC) Manager is responsible for operational planning and synchronization of the supply, transportation, maintenance, and retrograde operations to support routine and non-routine mission requirements. The LOC is a 24 hour operation is the central hub for all requests for logistical support.

Essential Responsibilities:

Oversee the LOC staff and operations center

Effectively manage supply, transportation, maintenance and retrograde operations simultaneously

Maintain responsive interface with the Army customer on a continuous basis to ensure mission requirements and expectations are met

Provide updated status to the Government on cost, schedule and mission performance weekly

Ensure records are up-to-date and maintained accurately

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Business or related field and at least seven years of military operations experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Army operating methodologies and the use of appropriate logistic information systems

  • Experience in managing an operations center similar in size to the LMOC

  • Familiarity with the operations in the Kuwait Area of Operations

  • Ability to prioritize operations based on the commander's priorities

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills to interact professionally with the government customer and with employees at all levels.

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills to conduct meetings, execute plans, prepare reports, plans, and working instructions.

U.S. Citizenship and SECRET security clearance required.

Preferred Qualifications N/A

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.