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Principal (Program) Manager - Hanford

Principal (Program) Manager - Hanford

Job ID 5006
Job Location Richland - WA
Category Management
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time

Chickasaw Nation Industries is one of the largest tribally-owned contractors in the United States. With more than 20 years of experience, we provide cutting-edge services for federal and commercial clients across the country.  We are proud to support the economic development of the Chickasaw Nation and to contribute to the tribal mission of enhancing the overall quality of life of the Chickasaw people.  As a tribal owned organization, CNI fosters a diverse culture. We focus on building integrated teams that offer innovative approaches and customer-centered services. At CNI, our work is not only successful and profitable, but employees know they make a difference as a portion of our profits help create scholarships, develop educational programs, and establish health care facilities and senior centers for the Chickasaw Nation.  Work for more than yourself, work for a Nation!


CNI has an anticipated opening for a Principal (Program) Manager at the Hanford Site near Richland, WA.  The Principal Manager provides expert level support and program management guidance for the Hanford clinic and operations.  This position serves as a focal point; has overall management, operating, and contracting authority and provides the employees of the Hanford site with an Occupational Medical Service Program of superior quality in support of on-going activities of the clinic and site location.  Hanford Occupational Medical site is a 586 square-mile site, located in southeast Washington State, and was established in the 1940’s as a plutonium production complex for the Manhattan Project.  Throughout Hanford’s 50 years of operation, by products of plutonium production have accumulated to become this country’s largest environmental cleanup project.  In 1989, the Department of Energy (DOE), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the Washington State Department of Ecology signed the Hanford Federal Facility Agreement and Consent Order, commonly known as the Tri-Party Agreement (TPA), which codifies the DOE’s commitment to clean up the Hanford Site.  The TPA outlines legally enforceable project milestones for Hanford cleanup over the next several decades.


Specific requirements and responsibilities are forthcoming.  An anticipated position denotes that we are currently evaluating the work or preparing a proposal.  In the meantime, we have started looking for outstanding talent to leverage our efforts.  Known requirements include a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) or a Master’s of Science in Business (M.S. – Business), Master’s in Public Health (MPH) or Master’s in Health Administration (MHA) from an accredited college or university. A minimum of 5 years of recent management and supervisory experience in a similar position wherein responsibilities entailed managerial/supervisory oversight of the contract operations as described above.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.