PAE, Inc Project Work Professional in New Orleans, Louisiana

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Project Work Professional

Company Conformance Statement

In the performance of their respective tasks and duties all employees are expected to conform to the following:

  • Perform quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision.

  • Interact professionally with other employees, customers, and suppliers.

  • Work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations.

Employees are required to:

  • Comply with all applicable safety- and health-related rules, regulations, and procedures;

  • Work safely themselves and help their teammates work safely;

  • Assist supervisors and managers in identifying and mitigating potentially hazardous conditions; and

  • Help the organization maintain a safe and healthy workplace.

Purpose of the Position

  • Responsible for planning, resource management and scheduling of all work on SACOM. Participate in cross-functional team meetings to develop scope delivery and coordinate across multiple disciplines to achieve the plans. Design project/program/core requirements schedules of data in all project life cycles. Schedule and maintain knowledge of all key project milestones. Administer projects from conceptualization to implementation and evaluate all issues.

Principal Duties/Responsibilities of the Position

  • Develop, monitor and update integrated project plans and schedules so that projects can be executed in the most efficient manner possible.

  • Prepare baseline schedules and schedule basis documents for approval by project teams and for integration into a Master SACOM Schedule.

  • Assess impacts to the critical path and near-critical activities and report to the project team.

  • Monitor schedule deviations and variances and assist in the developing alternate methods for corrective action.

  • Analyze change orders/revisions to task orders for schedule impacts.

  • Resource load schedules and work with Project Managers to status and perform jobsite walks to verify physical progress of scheduled activities as needed.

  • At the completion of the project, develop and record the project’s historical schedule information and “lessons learned” for future use.

  • Basic knowledge and understanding of Maximo work flow.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Thee or more years as a Project Planner/Scheduler professional

  • Experience working with tactical and strategic planning

  • Experience working with project management software

  • Experience with publishing project schedules and resource allocation schedules, enabling consistent high on time delivery of requirements

Other Requirements

  • Must be a U. S. Citizen in order to obtain required NASA badge.

  • Must be able to provide a certified Birth Certificate (with state seal), Passport or INS Citizenship documents on date of hire (candidate will be sent home if this paperwork is not provided upon arrival on date of hire).

  • Must have the ability to communicate the English language, both verbally and written, in an effective manner.

  • Must have, and maintain, a valid driver’s license.

Special Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Good organizational and planning skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to pay close attention to detail

  • Ability to take direction

  • Ability to operate and service various rotating equipment

  • Ability to work with computers

  • Ability to work independently but follow specific detailed instructions

  • Ability interface with various levels of personnel in a multi-cultural, team-oriented environment

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

  • Dexterity to operate and field equipment as required by position.


  • Prior knowledge of NASA site, experienced with working on government installations preferred.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.

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