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Project Management Specialists - 13-1082.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Analyze and coordinate the schedule, timeline, procurement, staffing, and budget of a product or service on a per project basis. Lead and guide the work of technical staff. May serve as a point of contact for the client or customer.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

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SOC Occupation Groups

Related Occupations

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Tasks

  • Assign duties or responsibilities to project personnel.
  • Communicate with key stakeholders to determine project requirements and objectives.
  • Confer with project personnel to identify and resolve problems.
  • Create project status presentations for delivery to customers or project personnel.
  • Develop or update project plans including information such as objectives, technologies, schedules, funding, and staffing.
  • Identify project needs such as resources, staff, or finances by reviewing project objectives and schedules.
  • Identify, review, or select vendors or consultants to meet project needs.
  • Monitor costs incurred by project staff to identify budget issues.
  • Monitor project milestones and deliverables.
  • Monitor the performance of project team members to provide performance feedback.
  • Negotiate with project stakeholders or suppliers to obtain resources or materials.
  • Plan, schedule, or coordinate project activities to meet deadlines.
  • Prepare and submit budget estimates, progress reports, or cost tracking reports.
  • Produce and distribute project documents.
  • Propose, review, or approve modifications to project plans.
  • Recruit or hire project personnel.
  • Report project status, such as budget, resources, technical issues, or customer satisfaction, to managers.
  • Request and review project updates to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Schedule or facilitate project meetings.
  • Submit project deliverables to clients, ensuring adherence to quality standards.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Assign duties or work schedules to employees.
  • Collaborate with others to resolve information technology issues.
  • Coordinate resource procurement activities.
  • Develop detailed project plans.
  • Develop operating strategies, plans, or procedures.
  • Discuss business strategies, practices, or policies with managers.
  • Gather organizational performance information.
  • Manage construction activities.
  • Manage information technology projects or system activities.
  • Manage operations, research, or logistics projects.
  • Monitor flow of cash or other resources.
  • Participate in staffing decisions.
  • Prepare financial documents, reports, or budgets.
  • Prepare operational reports or records.
  • Prepare scientific or technical reports or presentations.
  • Present work to clients for approval.
  • Report information to managers or other personnel.
  • Select resources needed to accomplish tasks.
  • Supervise information technology personnel.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Ammunition Material Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ammunition Officer (Marine Corps - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Assessment Director (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Deputy Designated Project Manager (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Major Project Manager (Selected) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Manager, Designated Project Functional Element (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Manager, Designated Project Functional Element (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • Naval Plant Representative (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Naval Sciences Research Coordinator/Administrator (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Naval Weapons Technical Liaison Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship Project Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Undersea Warfare Research Officer (Antisubmarine) (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Undersea Warfare Research Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Undersea Weapons Project Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Control Systems Project Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Control Systems Project Officer (Surface) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Equipment Project Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Material Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Planning and Progress Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

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DOT Crosswalk Titles

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