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Vehicle Operations/Inspection
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Job Description:

Audit Manager (Vehicle Inspection Compliance)
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania


Parsons is seeking an Audit Manager with the Pennsylvania Emissions Team to support our inspection compliance project with the Pennsylvania DOT. The successful candidate will manage a team of field auditors who audit vehicle inspection stations within Pennsylvania, which must meet annual contractual obligations. In this role, you have a unique opportunity to improve road and highway safety within your community by providing direction and leadership to our team of highly qualified auditors supporting Pennsylvania’s annual safety and emissions inspection program. 

This position requires extensive communication with our clients, subcontractors, and field staff. Some minimal travel is required within Pennsylvania. The candidate will work Monday through Friday, 8-5, with flexible work options available at our Harrisburg office. We will train the correct individual in the automotive field. If you are self-motivated and self-managed, this is a great opportunity!  

Essential job tasks:
Maintaining auditing staff by managing remote auditors; supplying auditors with needed equipment, supplies, and essential training; addressing auditor concerns; performing auditor reviews, auditor performance evaluations; ensuring auditor productivity

Responsible for reviewing and approving audit reports generated by our team of Quality Assurance auditors for compliance, accuracy, and client expectations
Ensures company safety and quality assurance policies by evaluating and maintaining them; by providing input on ways to enhance procedures and policies
Maintaining professionalism and efficiency; participating and ensuring a sustained staff training program
Keeps a positive attitude amongst subordinates and fellow employees; maintains good employee morale by providing feedback, encouraging and aiding in employee professional development.
Contributes to a team effort by conducting staff meetings; written agendas for auditor meetings; attending manager meetings (when required); attending and speaking at industry meetings; assisting Region Manager with regional duties as assigned 
Ensures operations by assisting with investigations and audit issues; acting as liaison with stations, sub-contractors, and equipment manufacturers; performing complaint resolutions.  Professionally dealing with consumer complaints against fraudulent activities or auditing staff investigations.
Provides innovative ways to reduce cost; innovative the auditing process
Assists in providing monthly reports on auditing activity, auditing staff activity and other program-required reporting
Maintains operations by performing and/or tracking inspection station suspensions, analyzer lockouts and revocations of inspection licenses; acting as an Overt Auditor or Hearings Examiner on an as needed basis; performing Q/A on station, audit, station closeout files and online auditing system
Maintains audit operations by reviewing auditor reports, checking for errors and forwarding to appropriate personnel
Maintains confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential
Assumes Region Manager role, in the event of Region Manager absence 
Contributes to a team effort by accomplishing assigned ad hoc tasks, as needed 
Preferred Qualifications:               
4 year degree preferred or equivalent related work experience                          
Minimum 8+ years of related work experience with minimum 2+ years in a lead or management capacity.
Previous mechanical experience; or law enforcement; automotive and emissions inspection knowledge preferred but not necessary.  

Good communication, written, people and management skills; computer skills; problem-solving ability; ability to speak and present required.        

Complete knowledge and understanding of vehicle inspection regulations.  

Process Overt audit reports.  Clearly understand audit data and station data. 

Evaluations and recommendations of audit staff, including salary adjustments, audit resource allocations, issue resolution. Identify audit equipment needs. 

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. We work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

Salary Range: 

$52,700.00 - $92,200.00

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!

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We’re committed to delivering innovative infrastructure, defense and security solutions to enable a sustainable, safer, smarter and more connected world.


Founded in 1944, Parsons Corporation, a digitally enabled solutions provider, is focused on creating the future of the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. From Earth to outer space, we deliver tomorrow’s solutions today. Equipped with the capabilities required to take on any defense, intelligence, or critical infrastructure challenge, our agile, innovative, and disruptive approach enables us to deliver solutions at the speed of relevance.

Our people are our greatest asset. We strive to be an employer of choice that engages employees in the community and creates rewarding career paths to cultivate a resilient workforce that is ready for the future.


Parsons has contributed to major infrastructure projects in Canada since the 1940’s, helping to design and build many well-known landscapes across the country, including the Regina Bypass, Turcot Exchange, Kicking Horse Canyon, Olivier-Charbonneau Bridge, and the Edmonton Light Rail Transit. Our markets are diverse, including Bridge, Tunnel, Road and Highway, Aviation, Rail and Transit, Smart Vehicle Solutions, Smart Mobility, Integrated Delivery, Environmental Remediation, Mining and Reclamation, and Water/Wastewater, as well as serving numerous industrial clients. The Parsons’ signature stands out and our achievements have been recognized via numerous awards for innovation and quality, particularly in long-span bridges, complex brigles, and major road networks expansions. Our teams work across Canada in many provinces, including Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba, British Columbia, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Northern Territories and the Yukon.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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Financial Wellness

We care about your financial wellbeing. Parsons offers competitive pay and retirement plans to help you build wealth for the future while giving you the flexibility to diversify your investments.

Work Life Harmony

Balance in life is important and time away from the office is imperative to allow you to refresh and focus your attention on the things that matter to you. Parsons supports your time away by providing paid time off and paid flexible holidays.

Career Development

We are committed to fostering the personal and professional growth of our employees. Develop and advance yourself though our comprehensive training, educational and mentorship programs.

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We provide Industry leading benefits to support veterans and active-duty members to provide security for you and your family by offering robust leave and benefits; including paid active-duty military leave and paid time off when transitioning back to civilian life.

Mind & Body

At Parsons we inspire healthier habits, heathier minds, and a healthier you through our wellness program. Participate in our weekly Meditation Mondays and Wellness Wednesdays. Wellness, at Parsons, is more than just your annual checkup.


Health is not a one size fits all. At Parsons, we offer a robust Employee Assistance Program as well as comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans through large, national carriers with the choice of regional PPO, HDHP, or HMO networks.

Want to learn more about the benefits eligible for the Parsons’ location you are interested in? Connect with one of our recruiters for further detail.

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Parsons has a long-standing reputation as an industry leader in domestic and international engineering and construction projects. The company also has a solid history supporting federal government work.”

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