Quality Field Coordinator

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CA - AB, Edmonton
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Infrastructure (Construction/Quality/Safety/Inspection)
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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Quality Field Coordinator to join our team! The Construction Quality Assurance and Quality Control Coordinator (QAQC) is responsible for managing and performing the daily QA and QC responsibilities of the project to ensure it is constructed in accordance with the Project Requirements and all applicable codes and standards.   The QAQC role includes direct oversight and review of the subcontractor's documentation and QC activities onsite.  The QAQC works with other in-house personnel (i.e. Project Coordinators, Construction Coordinators, Field Review Monitors, etc.) and external personnel (independent testing agencies, third parties, subcontractors, etc.) to produce and document a quality product.  The QAQC reports directly to the Construction Quality Manager. 


  • Review construction performance to ensure the early identification of variances and deficiencies.
  • Ensure early identification and documentation of non-conformities through regular surveillance audits, site walkdowns, and other forms of QC activities.
  • Hold project team accountable for quality control program requirements and the overall Quality Manual.
  • Review, approve and assist developing Inspection and Testing Plans (ITP) and their associated checklists and inspection forms.
  • Perform physical inspections on site to adhere with the method of verifications stipulated into the ITP program.
  • Ensure that all personnel working on the project understand the specification requirements applicable to their specific scope of work.
  • Manage and provide necessary guidance to Subcontractors’ Quality Inspectors and Quality Field Engineers.
  • Monitor and evaluate the subcontractors' performance and report to the Construction Quality Manager.
  • Verify project requirements are clearly communicated to vendors and contractor.
  • Oversee the material receiving process to ensure all received materials are in conformance with the approved submittal, stored and handled properly.
  • Review and monitor the disposition and status of all issued nonconforming reports.
  • Promote the Project Quality Absolutes, Quality Policy and Quality Objectives
  • Recommend and implement improvements when required.
  • Present the Quality portion in the daily MIP orientation and in the Sub-contractor kick off meeting.
  • Lead construction turnover process for assigned scopes and ensure proper documentation is in place. Review quality records for accuracy and completeness.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business or Quality discipline or related field (or equivalent work experience)
  • Minimum 4 years of direct construction inspection experience on major LRT Or similar projects
  • Certified in Alberta or other jurisdiction as either a Professional Engineer, Engineer in Training (EIT) or a certified Engineering Technologist.
  • Multidisciplinary backgrounds in electrical, civil and structural is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of material testing such as earthwork, asphalt and concrete testing is an asset.
  • Working knowledge of the method of rail’s welding such as Flush-Butt and/or Thermite is an asset
  • Good knowledge and experience in the implementation of problem-solving methodology and performance of Root Cause Analysis
  • Good knowledge and experience in ISO 9001 Quality Management System and ISO 14001 Environmental Management System
  • Knowledge of Canadian Building Codes, CSA, and ASTM codes
  • Experience with the Authority Having Jurisdiction to reach mutually agreeable solutions to technical issues or field issues
  • Thorough knowledge of general construction methods and construction codes
  • Understand the requirements of fire-related construction requirements.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office and Quality Management systems.

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.

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 health, vision, dental, employer paid provincial care premiums, Defined Contribution Pension Plan (DCPP), Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA), Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP), life insurance, paid time off, sick leave, all province observed holidays off, and gym membership discounts 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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