Parsons Corporation Construction Quality Engineer in Brooklyn, New York
Do you have experience as a construction engineer? If so, Parsons has an opportunity for you! We are currently seeking a qualified individual to serve as an area Quality Construction Engineer/Specialist. Apply today to join our team and take advantage of this chance to work on some of the iconic projects that Parsons is known for.
Parsons is serving as design-build system integrator for replacing the radio system with a Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA) open architecture solution for 6,250 buses and support vehicles and 1,250 portable radios. The coverage area of the integrated voice and data radio network encompasses all the bus routes of two bus companies, enabled through 35 base stations located in 5 boroughs of New York City. The solution will be incorporated into a new bus command center deploying radio, computer-aided dispatch, video walls, telephone, fire alarm, intrusion detection, and various network management systems.
In this role, with minimal supervision, you will independently perform all aspects of field engineering assignments including development of plans, schedules, contracts, procedures, and construction methods and systems for an assigned project, or a designated area of a large project. The successful candidate is also responsible for reviewing the performance of subcontractors to assure contract compliance, the application of accepted construction technology and standards, and the acceptable standardization of materials and supplies. Provides technical guidance to lower level field engineering personnel. Willingness to relocate to construction site locations is expected.
Performs difficult and very complex field engineering assignments involving the development, execution, supervision, and coordination of all technical aspects of a construction project.
Maintains first level quality assurance to confirm that the installation of all work within his/her discipline is in accordance with the plans, specifications, and industry standards.
Supervises the construction engineering work and provide technical expertise for one or more of the construction engineering disciplines, as well as survey personnel.
Supervises Construction Inspectors, ensuring that tests and inspections are performed, witnessed, and documented in accordance with approved procedures.
Monitors and coordinates all contractors' activities for assigned area.
Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees.
Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site specific safety procedures and industry standards.
Establishes and maintains liaison with the discipline design engineering staff.
Reviews and interprets discipline design drawings and specifications to ensure current re vision level and correct technical execution of the work.
Provides resolution for technical engineering problems within the assigned discipline(s); coordinates application of solutions.
Develops discipline construction schedules and monitors progress.
Provides schedule and progress appraisal report to the Construction Manager.
Monitors material procurement and deliveries to ensure timeliness in support of construction activities and schedule within the assigned discipline.
Ensures that materials received meet specifications and established standards of quality.
Organizes the accumulation of assigned discipline data for the final project turnover and report.
Initiates and maintains records, back charge procedures, progress reports, etc., as required.
Interfaces with the client and upper level management.
Bachelor's degree in engineering or construction related field, or equivalent construction related work experience, as well as 8+ years of experience in field construction is required
Experience in the construction of large civil/transportation projects in NYC.
Requires a comprehensive knowledge of engineering and construction related processes, as well as industry practices
Requires excellent written and oral communication skills, a familiarity with CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering and construction, and the proven ability for performing in a lead capacity on a project
Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.
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