Utilities Manager

Job Locations IQ-Iraq
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 5 months ago(12/28/2019 8:11 AM)
Location : Location
Clearance Requirement
Job Requires Relocation


** This position is contingent upon a contract award**

SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking an Utilities Manager to support a large Base Operations Support (BOS) program providing operations & maintenance (O&M) support services to our U.S. government customer in Iraq. The program shall support O&M, full supply chain fuel services, renovation and construction projects, and other limited logistics support. The ideal candidate will have experience working on other large O&M programs in contingency environments.


  • Oversee the management of the power station, critical power systems, and medium voltage distribution system.
  • Monitors energy efficiency and analyzes system performance to provide engineering recommendations to improve compound sustainability and resiliency.
  • Respond to critical service (Power/Water) outages and effect service restoration in a safe and expedient matter.
  • Manage and oversee the operation, calibration, diagnostics, troubleshooting, and repair to all mechanical and electrical equipment systems and electric/pneumatic control systems on site.
  • Interpret work orders and associated specifications, operating manuals/procedures and technical publications in order to properly schedule work and provide advice to workers.
  • Conduct or arrange for worker training in utilities operational procedures; repair, and maintenance techniques; and equipment use.
  • Determine schedules, sequences, and assignments for work activities, based on work priority, type of utilities services and skill of personnel.
  • Monitor work locations in order to detect unsafe work conditions and implement on the spot corrections and process improvements as required.
  • Participate in budget preparation, capital expenditure reviews, coordinating purchasing, and monitoring expenditures.
  • Liaison with customer on commissioning and operational integration of ongoing and future engineering projects.
  • Perform additional duties and projects as assigned.


  • Bachelor�s Degree from an accredited U.S. college or university; experience may be substituted in lieu of education.
  • Seven years of relevant experience
  • DoS or DoD Top Secret clearance
  • Advanced demonstrated Microsoft Office skills, to include: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project and Outlook.
  • Excellent demonstrated writing and speaking skills.
  • Excellent demonstrated organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent demonstrated interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent demonstrated critical thinking skills.

Working Conditions


  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the U.S. Government Contracting industry.
  • Demonstrated experience with running large O&M programs in a contingency environment
  • Fluency in a foreign language is desired, but not required.

Work Environment

  • The environment is very arid, dusty and dry. Deployed personnel will be exposed to extreme heat over long periods. Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions.
  • Personnel may be exposed to hazardous conditions.


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