OSP On-Site Project Manager

at General Dynamics Information Technology in Bangor, Maine, United States

Job Description

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Job Family: Project/Task Management

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, an OSP On-Site Engineer Senior is not just a singular part of our mission-it connects every one of us because it’s embedded into every aspect of what we do.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on an OSP On-Site Engineer joining our team to support the Army customers in various locations.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a OSP On-Site Engineer you will be responsible for the overall On-Site success of planning and implementing complex Outside Plant projects that meet or exceed customer needs. Supervises the work of a project team, vendors, and/or subcontractors.

Under limited guidance serve as the on-site lead and customer point of contact for Outside Plant (OSP) installations at Army locations

In this role, a typical day will include:

+ Lead the on-site installation efforts in coordination with the Government IPT leader (IPTL), GDIT Employees, Subcontractor(s) and other Government POC’s.

+ Monitor progress and quality/workmanship of the installation/implementation teams and report problems/progress/status to Sr. Program Manager

+ Responsible for installing per the approved engineering installation plan, documenting install progress and coordinating any deviations through Program Manager and Government IPTL

+ Manage the testing of all installation per the approved test plan, documenting results and providing to the Program Manager as a deliverable to the Government.

+ Oversee the acceptance, inventory and storage of materials – coordinate delivery of materials from storage location to the installation site as required to meet the installation schedule.

+ Coordinate building / street access and other requirements with post personnel based upon the implementation schedule

+ Provide projections for all work descriptors to be installed monthly and quarterly to the Sr, Program Manager.

+ Provide actual start and finish dates for all summary tasks in the schedule to Sr. PM weekly. Ensure schedules are met or completed prior to due dates. Provide any schedule delays to the Sr. Program Manager

+ Review and disposition out-of-scope requests from the customer. Resolve all change requests to include negotiation, design, quote, installation and acceptance.

+ Ensure that all work sites and work areas (trailers, yards, etc.) are kept orderly, clean and safe.

+ Ensure adequate safety measures are always taken to protect people and property in compliance with OSHA, local government and installation regulations.

+ Ensure that contract specifications and quality are met whether explicitly or implicitly implied per the following:

+ Knowledge of Inside/Outside Plant Performance Requirements: United States Army Information Systems Engineering Command (USAISEC) Outside Plant Design and Performance Requirements (OSPDPR), Electronic Industries Association (EIA)/ Telecommunications Industries Association (TIA), Commercial Building Wiring Standard, EIA/TIA 568-A, August 1995, Rural Utilities Services (RUS) Telecommunications Standards for Outside Plant 1751F-643

+ Adherence to site Specific/Unique Requirements

+ Attend meetings held on installation/implementation progress for the site/base personnel

+ Travel to other Locations or Customer Sites as necessary

+ Understand and adhere to all GDIT Ethical and Compliance policies

+ Perform other duties as required


+ A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or Management or other related discipline and 7+ years of related experience or a combination of skills, education, and experience

+ If required, obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level required to perform the duties of the position

+ Experience overseeing installation teams to include sub-contractors.

+ Three (3) years of specialized experience managing OSP / ISP and other telecommunications projects.

+ Knowledge of Microsoft software applications primarily Visio, Project, Excel, PowerPoint & Word

+ OSHA 30 Construction safety class


+ RCDD Certification, preferred


+ Full-flex work week

+ 401K with company match

+ Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

+ Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators

+ Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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Job Posting: JC201138940

Posted On: Jan 05, 2022

Updated On: Feb 16, 2022