Senior Supervising Engineer

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R152878
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Engineering/Engineering Support
In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next!

When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons.  Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Parsons is one of the world’s largest transportation planning, engineering, and construction firms. We have an extensive portfolio of diverse transportation projects including rail and transit, road and highway, bridge and tunnel, and aviation infrastructure. Parsons expertise encompasses all phases of transportation engineering operations - from the initial planning stage through final design, construction, and commissioning.  Parsons has the people and power to move the world.

We are seeking a Senior Supervising Engineer to work in our New York/New Jersey transportation market. We work in both traditional design-bid-build and design-build/Public-Private-Partnership delivery methods.  If you have a broad background in Engineering and are looking to advance that career in technical delivery, if you want to be part of a dynamic and innovative team working on large, transportation projects that changes the urban fabric of communities, this opportunity is for you.  We are looking for candidates with the ability to work in a highly flexible, team-oriented environment that have exceptional communication, analytical and organizational skills.  This position performs advanced level electrical engineering design and construction supervision and support services tasks. This position will be based in Parsons Newark, New Jersey  Office, with hybrid working arrangements available.  While the position is based in Newark, our NY/NJ operations support projects throughout the US and Canada.  Modest travel may be required from time to time. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:


Prepare detailed calculations, technical reports, engineering plans and specifications,  procurement documents, design and installation packages, cost estimates, detailed analyses and other materials suitable for procurement and construction purposes. This position consults with the project manager to perform research, development, calculations, design and delivery. Applies engineering techniques, procedures, and design criteria for complex and cross discipline projects.

leverage Senior level technical knowledge to consider a broad range of engineering solutions for movable bridges. With minimal supervision you will be expected to perform conventional and complex engineering assignments. Address design related issues and complete tasks to meet the project schedule. Mentor train and review the work of junior engineering staff and provide senior level guidance. 

Typical design tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Extensive familiarity with Codes and Standards relating to the application areas.
  • Fixed and Moveable bridge power and control system design, inspection and rehabilitation.
  • Roadway and tunnel lighting calculations and design.
  • Utility-related work and utilities relocation.

Responsibilities include:

  • develop scope of work and level of effort and manages adherence to scope and budget on complex engineering projects.
  • Provide senior level technical guidance and mentoring to Junior Engineers with the group.
  • Provide cross discipline coordination of the technical aspects of the project.
  • Lead the electrical delivery on larger projects and work closely with other disciplines.
  • Research available design options and document findings for the project manager.
  • Possible travel to supplier, client, or construction site locations to inspect various facets of work and to perform acceptance testing.
  • Frequently interface with other Engineering disciplines as well as other departments.
  • Review supplier drawing submittals, respond to field requests for information.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the department manager.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

BS degree in Civil Engineering required.

  • 15+ years of heavy industrial/facilities related experience. (Individuals working for utility companies, industrial buildings or related facilities are encouraged to apply)
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer required.

SKILLS/COMPETENCIES

  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints and construction specifications, be totally familiar with construction-related processes related to area of assignment and have the potential to perform in a lead capacity.
  • Must be able to present technical work to clients to develop consensus and sales.
  • English proficiency.

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: 

$117,000.00 - $210,600.00

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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OUR MISSION

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

ABOUT US

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 IN CANADA

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+.

2021 Forbes The Best Employers for Diversity Badge

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17,000+ Employees

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80+ Languages

COMPETITIVE BENEFIT OFFERINGS

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.

Veteran Support

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

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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