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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Project Manager- Marine (Level 2) in SEQUIM, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 309424

Directorate: Energy & Environment

Division: Coastal Sciences

Group: Coastal Research

Job Description

PNNL’s Marine Sciences Laboratory is developing robust coastal/marine research programs supporting the US Department of Energy’s missions in renewable energy, earth systems modeling, ecosystem processes and health, applied biotechnology, and minerals from seawater.

This position will manage projects, proposals, and programs strategic to the coastal energy focus area of the Marine Sciences Laboratory (MSL).

The staff member will be responsible for:

  • Developing proposals, scoping, scheduling, and budgeting of small projects.

  • Providing excellent communication skills within and outside of the organization.

  • Managing a portfolio of small-sized projects and demonstrate the ability to multi-task complex facets of managing projects and teams. Effectively coordinates project team resources across multiple groups/organizations.

  • Working collaboratively and establish effective relationships with teams, managers, and directors.

  • Utilizing multi-tasking skills, being detail-oriented in relation to project retails, and providing expertise with minimal supervison or managerial support.

  • Presenting, multi-tasking, and managing multiple project details/activities.

  • Building networks and reputation with both internal and external project stakeholders.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS/BA with 6 years of experience, or an advanced degree with 4 years of experience

  • 3 or more years of task leadership and/or project management, including demonstrated knowledge in science and/or methods needed for project delivery.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in aquatic or environmental science related field

  • Background in marine energy or other uses of the marine environment

  • Excellent oral and written skills.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at

Other Information

Special/Hazardous Working Conditions or Environment: Complexities related to the position, working environment, special challenges, etc.:

  • Location is in Sequim, Washington

Directorate: Energy & Environment

Job Category: Managers

Group: Coastal Research

Opening Date: 2019-06-03

Closing Date: 2019-06-24