Program Manager

Company Name: Security Domestic
City: Moyock
State: North Carolina
Country: United States
Job Description

BL-Academi JV, LLC is a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA’s) approved Mentor Protégé Program joint venture (JV) between Big Lake 2, LLC (Protégé) and Academi Training Center, LLC (mentor). Together Big Lake 2 and Academi offer our clients comprehensive security solutions and training services at highly competitive rates.


Academi Training Center, LLC is a part of the Constellis family of companies and was established in 2010 by a group of operators and investors who sought to combine best-in-class brands, assets and people within the complex risk management industry. Today, the leading provider of risk management and operational support services worldwide, Constellis combines the legacy capabilities and experience of ACADEMI, AMK9, Triple Canopy, Olive Group, OMNIPLEX, Centerra, Edinburgh International, Strategic Social and all of their affiliates. From life support, procurement, operations and maintenance to high-threat protection, training, C4I systems integration and crisis response, Constellis helps its clients achieve and sustain success, no matter where they are in the world. Constellis operates in approximately 40 countries with regional offices in Africa, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. Constellis is headquartered just outside of Washington, D.C. in Reston, VA.


BL-Academi JV, LLC seeks Program/Site Manager candidates with prior USAF Expeditionary Center’s, Expeditionary Operations School (EOS) experience. The Program/Site Manager will lead a diverse team of contract instructors, opposing forces and role players designed to support expeditionary operations courses conducted at the USAF EOS at Ft. Dix New Jersey and its two detachments at Hulburt Field, FL and Scott AFB, Illinois respectively. The Program/Site Manager will be responsible to ensure the contractor training support team is trained and ready for duty in order to support ongoing and surge EOS training requirements. Additional details are summarized below:




  • Serves as the Program/Site Manager with at least 3 years of management experience in combat training, planning and execution. Also has the ability to train junior personnel to successfully accomplish the same.
  • Communicates daily with USAF EOS client leadership and maintains constant contact with key stakeholders to ensure all program deliverables are being met within standards
  • Manages all aspects of the program execution and represents Constellis in all daily interactions with the USAF EOS client; ensure all assigned tasks are completed within stated timelines, on budget and with high quality results
  • Manages subordinate employees, consultants and/or subcontractors; schedules, assigns duties and holds personnel accountable for delivery high quality results on time and within budget
  • Ensures all contract contingency skills instructors, opposing forces and role players are adequately trained, ready for duty, fully aware of their individual duties and responsibilities, and professional in everything they do regarding field craft training and/or exercise support
  • Manage day to day operations and immediately resolve issues, conflict and or substandard performance to ensure compliance with contract deliverables
  • Provides advice, recommendations, and guidance regarding the planning, execution and reconstitution of assets; creates a culture of accountability and open dialogue with project team members
  • Have demonstrated experience with pre-deployment training issues and practices; provides solutions, alternatives and ancillary support to ensure EOS clients receive required training to meet mobilization and/or deployment milestones
  • Ensures a diverse, dynamic and holistic training team is available, trained and ready for duty in order to meet all contract deliverables; provides diverse instructor candidates capable of providing real world expeditionary, soldiering skills, C-IED operations and high threat driving operations to enable USAF EOS students to operate in dynamic permissive and non-permissive environments
  • Proactively identify problems, challenges and obstacles related to daily operations; determines accuracy and relevancy of information, communicates frequently with EOS leadership, subordinates and laterally with other training counterparts and takes prompt action to correct deficiencies, substandard performance and other issues as required
  • Current Secret security clearance (PCL)
  • Performs other duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master Degree with a minimum of 3 years management experience in combat training, planning and execution of contingency operations training.
  • Prior military experience in deployed combat environments including permissive and non-permissive operating environments such as; Operation Enduring Freedom, operation Iraqi Freedom, or Operation New Dawn.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills with all levels of the organization.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage time and multiple priorities to completion.
  • Problem solving skills with an analytical thought process and ability to closely monitor student safety during high-risk training operations involving the use of explosives.
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment and to provide continued, uninterrupted support to assigned projects, clients and/or programs.


With operations across every major continent our team provides a wide array of opportunities for individuals looking to build successful careers in a fast-paced, growing industry. Legal, moral and ethical business practices remain at the cornerstone of our culture and continues to be recognized for our emphasis on quality and compliance. This strong track-record of performance is supported by our deep relationships across key government agencies and blue chip commercial customers. With more than 21,000 personnel worldwide, the majority of whom are military or law enforcement veterans, we leverage our employees’ ambition and passion for creating a safer world. Our extensive operational expertise is augmented by our intimate knowledge of economies, communities and cultures. As a result, we share a willingness to support complex operations in some of the world’s most demanding places.



Work is based in a busy training environment and subject to frequent interruptions. In addition to work in a classroom setting, frequent work outside and in inclement weather conditions is required, including heat, cold, and humidity. May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. Must wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required by established Company Safety standards and USAF client requirements Normal work hours are Monday-Friday 7:00AM to 6:00PM, however some extended night, weekend or holiday hours are required, and work schedule will vary.


Must be physically capable of lifting and carry 50 lbs. unassisted and running 500 feet (not simultaneously). Requires standing for long periods of time in all weather conditions. Requires intermittent sitting, walking, running, climbing, squatting, stretching, bending and kneeling. Requires constant use of hands and fingers to feel, handle or operate objects, tools, or controls, and reach with hands and arms.