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L3Harris Site Construction Project Manager in Reno, Nevada

Site Construction Project Manager

Reno, Nevada

On the L3Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don’t work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: We work here because we know what – and who – we’re protecting. From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform – we’re making the world a safer place. Working with the L3Harris's engineering team, you'll join our team of qualified, diverse individuals and work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, global scope, and a collaborative team setting.




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  • Collaborative

  • Detail-Oriented

  • Influential

  • Organized

  • Strategic

  • Technical

L3Harris Work Perks

  • Career Development

  • Dress for your day

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Flexible Schedule

  • Parental Leave

  • Adoption Cost Benefit

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Job Description

Job ID CS20201009-50456

Date posted 09/14/2020

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. L3Harris.com at https://l3harris.mergerannouncement.com/


Job Title: Lead, Project Manager

Job Location: Reno, NV

Job Code: CS20201009-50456

Job Description:

  • Successfully lead the Program Services for Nevada Shared Radio System (NSRS) Program

  • Provide Site Management for one of the three customers for the (NSRS) Program.

  • Direct/Lead the responsibilities and activities of the program services team, which will include site management, subcontract administration, oversee field installation, and communicate with the factory to field team.

  • Manage the day to day requirements through all phases of the site development from inception to completion (e.g., design, planning, scheduling, installation, commissioning, and system acceptance).

  • Provide strategic direction and set priorities to deliver to plans/budget and resolve day-to-day project issues as it relates to Program Services (site development, site equipment and civils).

  • Perform risk/issue assessment, tracking, resolution, escalation and closeout to ensure satisfactory program service performance and delivery.

  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure accurate schedules, well defined statements of work, identified and quantified risk, highest quality, and costs within budget.

  • Oversee and manage all subcontractor deliverables. Working with Subcontract Management; where applicable.

  • Manage and maintain program management tools, metrics, and related processes.

  • Instill process discipline and a culture of accountability focused on customer satisfaction, and product quality.

  • Be on project site minimum 2-3 weeks a month.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (BS or BA) or equivalent experience

  • 10+ years’ experience as a project manager/site manager estimating, staffing, managing, controlling, administering, budgeting and executing telecommunication systems

  • Experience/knowledge of LMR systems, trunked P25 radio systems, and microwave/fiber backhaul.

  • Experience with site civils, construction and installation of telecommunications equipment.

  • 10+ years’ experience with customer interface. Demonstrated strong customer focus.

  • Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills. Strong presentation skills.

  • Must be fluent in English (verbal and written communications)

  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project.

  • Able to work within a cross-functional, geographically dispersed team environment to complete contractual commitments.

  • Should have demonstrated the capacity to effectively foster team building within and beyond his/her work group.

  • Must be able to multi-task between multiple consecutive critical tasks.

  • Should possess shared L3Harris values of Integrity, Teamwork, Excellence, and Accountability.

  • Approximately 50% travel within the State of Nevada anticipated.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Project Management Institute (PMI) - Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

• Master’s Degree (MBA or MS) or equivalent

• State of Nevada Contractors License

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.