Project Manager

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Other
Institution Classification/Type: 
Other
Institution/Company: 
W. M. Keck Observatory
City: 
Kamuela
State/Province: 
HI
Zip/Postal: 
96743
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Are you ready to join a dynamic and dedicated team that implements challenging engineering projects for astronomical science?

The W. M. Keck Observatory (WMKO) operates two 10-meter optical/infrared telescopes and an associated suite of advanced instrumentation, including laser guide star adaptive optics facilities. These telescopes have been extremely productive scientifically and have allowed the WMKO science community to play a leading role in understanding the universe from our solar system, to exoplanets, black holes, the earliest galaxies, and dark matter and energy.

Scientific competitiveness is maintained through the development and implementation of new instrumentation, as well as upgrades to the existing science instruments and facilities. The Project Manager will be responsible for management of the development of new or upgraded systems, from design to operational handover. Projects could range from science instruments, to telescope or adaptive optics upgrades, to infrastructure projects. The Project Manager will work with staff at the observatory, partner institutions and vendors to ensure project delivery.

All qualified applicants, including women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply for this position at the W. M. Keck Observatory.

Application

To learn more about this position and to apply, go to: https://keckobservatory.applicantpro.com/jobs/. This position is subject to available funding. Cover letters can be addressed to Jeannette Mundon, Human Resources.

WMKO is a private 501(c) 3 non-profit organization and in a scientific partnership of the California Institute of Technology, the University of California and NASA.

WMKO is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Included Benefits: 

WMKO offers competitive benefits including relocation assistance and eligible dependent independent school tuition assistance.

Application Deadline: 
Friday, August 2, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, August 2, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Jeannette Mundon
Title: 
Talent Management Administrator
Institution/Company: 
W. M. Keck Observatory
Department Name: 
Human Resources
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
808.885.7887
Email: 
employment@keck.hawaii.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Jeannette Mundon
Subject: 
Project Manager
Email: 
employment@keck.hawaii.edu