Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Construction Department Head to join our team! In this role you will be responsible for bringing together a multidiscipline team of individuals whose qualifications and experience meet the expertise required to accomplish the assigned construction management tasks.
What You'll Be Doing:
Acts as the representative of Parsons with the client, subcontractors and suppliers during the project execution.
Represents the client in negotiations with regulatory agencies and in public meetings.
Oversees establishment of the Construction Management Plan, Site Specific Health and Safety Plan, Quality Assurance/Quality Control Plan, and other documents as required.
Inspection – The selected candidate will have experience in and will be expected to supervise inspectors on assigned projects.
Supervise the work of contractors and subcontractors.
Coordinates the drafting of requisitions, contract scopes of work, amendments, and task orders.
Review and approve contractors’ safety plans and quality control plans.
Ensure the subcontract files are maintained with current insurance certificates and correspondence. Monitor subcontractor expenses versus budget. Prepare draft amendments.
Ensure the prime contract file is maintained current with insurance certificates and correspondence.
Prepares and negotiates changes to the scope of work with the client and contractors.
Works to devise and execute actions plans to rectify potential cost overruns or delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work; advises the client and company management of any such changes.
The Construction Manager is specifically responsible for maintaining current and timely change orders.
Cost Engineering - Supervise the preparation of the client's monthly construction progress report and the client's contract status report.
Accounting – Assist with the development of the monthly Parsons invoices; review for accuracy. Review and approve subcontractor invoices.
Prepare quarterly construction management reports and coordinate meetings.
Quality – Review the QA/QC Plan including development of the inspection & test plan.
Supervise setup and accreditation of the onsite materials testing laboratory.
Safety - Establish safety and emergency procedures. Inspect the construction site weekly with the contractor's safety representative.
What Required Skills You'll Bring:
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent related with 20+ years of construction management experience on mega projects.
• Experience of implementing a zero-accident philosophy.
Computer literacy – Minimum Microsoft Office applications, Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
What Desired Skills You'll Bring:
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Comfortable interacting with all levels of management.
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:Not Applicable/NoneParsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.
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+.
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.
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.
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.
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