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Michels Corp Deputy Federal Program Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Deputy Federal Program Manager

Location Chicago, IL

Employment duration Full time

Added to system 12/22/21 1:35 PM

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Improving America’s infrastructure isn’t for the weak. It takes grit, determination and hard work to execute high impact projects. Michels Corporation engages 8,000 people and 14,000 pieces of heavy equipment in our insatiable drive to be the best. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career as a Deputy Federal Program Manager can change yours.

As a Deputy Federal Program Manager, your key responsibilities will be to assist with coordinating, securing, and executing projects for the Federal Government. This position will assist with administering the Federal Program to ensure successful completion of federal construction jobs. Critical for success is excellent verbal and written communication skills in all interactions, ability to provide exceptional customer service to build and maintain relationships, and strong attention to detail.

Why Michels?

  • We are consistently ranked among the top 10% of Engineering News-Record’s Top 400 Contractors

  • Our steady, strategic growth revolves around a commitment to quality

  • We are family owned and operated

  • We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year

  • We reward hard work and dedication with limitless opportunities

  • We believe it is everyone’s responsibility to promote safety, regardless of job titles.

    Why you?

  • You thrive in fast-paced environments under tight deadlines

  • You relish new challenges and evolving technology

  • You enjoy collaborating and communicating with your teammates

  • You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated

  • You enjoy coordinating marketing and business development efforts within the federal marketplace

  • You hold yourself and others accountable to upholding the highest standards

    What it takes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, and 5-7 years working within the Federal marketplace, or equivalent combination

  • Working knowledge of contracting portals such as, eSARs, PIPPE, DMS

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Must possess a valid driver license for the type(s) of vehicles which you may operate and an acceptable driving record

  • Working knowledge of federal government contracting vehicles such as MACC, MATOC, IDIQ (Desired)

  • Previous experience as a procurement official (Administrative Contracting Officer/Engineering Contracting Officer) (Desired)

  • Travel is required, no relocation required


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