Parsons Corporation Principal Project Control Engineer/Specialist in Eden, North Carolina

Principal Project Control Engineer/Specialist


Eden, North Carolina, United States

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Ready to put your project engineer expertise to work on marqueeinfrastructure projects that will change the urban fabric of our community? Would you enjoy being involved on a wide variety of engineering tasks on large scale, complex projects? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Scheduler/Cost Specialist for an industrial project in Eden, NC.

Parsons extensive experience in this field combined with your advanced project and engineering knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity to lead teams. We need our Project Control Engineers at this level to be fully qualified professionals with solid experience, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environment and who have exceptional communication, analytical and leadership skills.

In this role you will develop, implement, and maintain cost control, and/or provide planning/scheduling function on one or more larger projects.You will be utilizing your technical expertise, and familiarity with company policies and procedures to complete complicated tasks independently.


  • Provides guidance, direction,and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult project controlproblems.

  • Analyzes, evaluates, andforecasts current status against an established baseline schedule.

  • Assesses the impact(s) ofdesign or construction changes and schedule slippages.

  • Reports status of schedule toappropriate project and Company management as well to the client.

  • Understands and appliesengineering, procurement, and construction terminology, concepts, andrelationships.

  • Develops and maintains criticalpath logic networks and bar charts utilizing this information.

  • Customizes project controlsystems to meet specific project requirements.

  • Accumulates historical data,such as performance experience, for use in maintaining a realistic basisfor future planning and forecasting.

  • May supervise and provideperformance reviews for one or more lower-level Project ControlEngineer/Specialists and/or support personnel.

  • Provides input to Sr. ProjectControl Staff regarding staffing requirements.

  • Performs other responsibilitiesassociated with this position as may be appropriate.


4-year degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field (or equivalent experience) and 10-12 years of related work experience.


Requires basic engineering knowledge in electrical, mechanical, civil, or a related field. Proficient PC skills including proficiency in various Project Controls software and Microsoft Office Suite. Must have potential to perform in a lead capacity, as well as familiarity with industry practices.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

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

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