Opening: Project Manager, Aviation Energy

Dayton, OH - Full Time - Posted April 28, 2022


CREEK TECHNOLOGIES is seeking a full-time, on-site Project Manager in support of the AFRL-RX support contract, located at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications and perform the following responsibilities:


• The technical project manager will provide contractor support to the Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Acquisition Systems Support Branch (AFRL/RXSC).
• Utilizes experience in aviation technology to manage projects that leverage advanced engineering methods and technology to enable new or improved warfighting capabilities. This may include but is not limited to operational energy, alternative energy, energy efficiency, and climate mitigation/adaptation technologies and concepts relevant to Department of the Air Force (DAF) goals and missions.
• Supports planning, coordinating, and executing DAF and Congressional Interest Item funding, including processes and standards for program execution.
• Applies aeronautical science/engineering theories, principles, practical concepts, and processes when working with Air Force Headquarters, Major Commands (MAJCOMs), government organizations, users, and industry to develop aviation technology requirements that can reduce Air Force operational energy use and/or improve mission capabilities.
• Works with contracting officers to translate requirements into solicitations for advanced technology demonstrations and completing required documentation for contract award.
• Employs understanding of aeronautical science/engineering and their applications in aviation when coordinating with MAJCOM and System Program Office customer representatives to gain engineering approvals needed to execute programs and technology demonstrations.
• Arranges test assets and range availability with MAJCOMs and USAF test organizations. Supports the AFRL Director of Operations Flight Test & Evaluation process for APTO aviation programs by coordinating with the Lead Development Test Organization to obtain Flight Operations Authority.
• Coordinates the creation, review, dissemination, and presentation of aviation program Cost Benefit Analysis and final reports in order to support technology transition.
• Supports program cost, schedule, and performance management, including reports, documents, and presentations.


• Military or commercial aviation technology development, test, certification, operations, maintenance, and/or support.
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Tools, Microsoft Teams, Sharepoint and Google Suite products • Multi-tasker with ability to track and complete several projects at the same time • Self-motivated, able to take simple direction and expand upon idea/suggestion • Ability to engage with executive level leadership across functions and organizations


Technical Bachelor's degree required.


Minimum 5 years experience preferred.


Must be a U.S. Citizen. Secret Clearance preferred or at least be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Security clearance required.

Salary Range

Commensurate with education and experience.

Anticipated Start Date

6 June 2022

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