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Program Manager Navy Firefighting/DamageControl Training Program

Maritime Institute of Technology and Graduate Studies | Seattle WA 98101 USA | Full Time | Posted: 10/07/2021

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TITLE: Program Manager - Marine Firefighting/Damage Control Training Programs
DATE: 9/28/2021
Starting Salary - $80,000 with full benefits


Responsible for MITAGS West Marine firefighting and damage control training programs and all associated operations.


Reports to the Assistant Director or designate


• Manages MITAGS West Firefighting and Marine Safety Training Programs
• Supervises Assistant Program Manager, Lead and Assistant Instructors, Maintenance Support Technician /Shuttle Driver and Emergency Medical Technician.
• Ensure facility readiness for training for all USCG, Navy and other firefighting and marine safety programs
• Manages training budget of fire field and training operations in conjunction with Assistant Director
• Primary liaison with clients such as Navy COR, TPOC, USCG, NPFVOA
• Develop and manage fire field training schedule in conjunction with management and other interested parties
• Supervise US Navy and USCG approved firefighting and damage control instructors and support staff
• Manage instructor qualifications and certifications in conjunction with the Instructional design coordinator (IDC)
• Make recommendations for hiring, firing and advancement
• Responsible for instructor assignments
• Manage curriculum in accordance with regulatory agencies requirements such as US Navy , USCG, NFPA and in conjunction with IDC
• Ensure facility meets applicable safety and regulatory requirements
• Ensure all instructors meet MITAGS and Navy Standards of Conduct
• Serve as Structure Chief as necessary
• Serve as Lead Instructor as necessary for USCG, NAVY and other approved marine safety program courses.
• Other duties as assigned


1. Five or more years of contractor program management supervisory experience

2. Leadership experience in U.S. Navy or Coast Guard or major Fire Department

3. Instructor qualifications from military, fire service or other accredited organization

4. Experience as an approved instructor for USCG, US Navy or other approved body

5. Merchant Mariner Credential/USCG License preferred

6. Proficient in MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook

7. Capable of passing US Navy Physical and Psychological testing requirements

8. Demonstrated sound judgment and decision-making skills; ability to perform tasks and projects with no guidance. Capable of developing sound, detailed analyses to support actions and/or recommendations.

9. Strong interpersonal, writing and communication skills required. Ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization.

By combining the strengths of the academic and conference operations, MITAGS-MCC will be recognized as the premier learning environment for our mariners, clients, conference attendees,
and stakeholders.
MITAGS – East and West Coast Campuses:
To develop and enhance professionalism through the development and presentation of internationally recognized programs in leadership, education, training and safety for the maritime industry.
MCC– Conference Operation:
To provide the most productive education, training, and meeting venue in the Baltimore / Washington area.
Customer Focus – Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of stakeholders.
Acts with the customer in mind to establish/maintain effective relationship and trust.
Integrity and Trust – Recognized as an individual who can provide the factual truth in an appropriate and helpful manner.
Functional/Technical Skills – Has the knowledge and skills to do the job at a high level of performance.
Self Development – Adapts to change and is committed to personal growth. Understands that different situations may call for different skills and approaches. Deploys strengths and works to compensate for weaknesses and limits.
Action Oriented – Strong work ethic, willing to take proactive initiative, and acts to add value to the organization.
Team Oriented – Understands that individual performance must be integrated with others in order for the organization to achieve its missions.
Please submit a cover letter with your resume to Human Resources Manager Jane Sibiski


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Location Seattle, WA, 98101, United States
Categories Project Management
Sec Clearances Confidential

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Contact Name Jane Sibiski
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Primary Phone 4439893258
Job Code NFF-PM

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