General Atomics and Affiliated Companies Project Manager - Facilities in San Diego, California

Job ID#: 17833BR

Company: General Atomics

Title: Project Manager - Facilities

Job Category: Engineering, Facilities

City: San Diego

State: California

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Salary

Travel Percentage Required: 0% - 25%

Clearance Required?: No

Job Summary:

General Atomics (GA), and its affiliated companies, is one of the world’s leading resources for high-technology systems development ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to remotely piloted aircraft, airborne sensors, and advanced electric, electronic, wireless and laser technologies.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join our Facilities Department in San Diego, CA.


  • Assists with development of project plan and manages resources to ensure project schedule, budget, quality, and specification goals are attained.

  • Reviews, develops, and presents data concerning facility modifications including requested modifications, company policies, regulatory requirements, and required completion dates

  • Assists with architectural and engineering cost estimates, functional studies, construction plans and specifications.

  • Develops and presents timetables and schedules for projects.

  • Coordinates with architecture and/or engineering firms in developing design criteria and preparing layout and detailed drawings.

  • Prepares bid sheets and contracts for construction and facilities acquisitions.

  • Monitors project schedules, timelines, and milestones from initiation to completion to meet delivery goals.

  • Coordinates work with varies facilities support staff, providing technical support, and ensuring desired results.

  • Ensures projects are completed on schedule and within budget while maintaining government regulations and health and safety requirements.

  • Maintains, analyzes, updates, and develops various electronic and hard copy records and makes brief presentations as required.

  • May participate in the request for proposal (RFP) process to generate new business.

  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Job Qualifications:

  • Typically requires a Bachelors in Business Administration or related discipline and at least six years of progressively complex experience in project administration.

  • May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education.

  • Must have a good understanding of project management processes and procedures, planning and scheduling methods, and budget management as well as the ability to organize, schedule, and coordinate workloads to meet established milestones and budgets.

  • Strong SAP and Microsoft Project experience, highly desirable.

  • Must possess: (1) the ability to initiate, plan and manage projects; (2) the ability to identify issues, analyze and interpret data and develop solutions to a wide range of issues; (3) strong communication, computer, documentation, presentation, and interpersonal skills; and, (4) the ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Must be able to work extended hours and travel as required.

General Atomics and affiliated companies is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.