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Parsons Corporation Sr Construction Project Manager (Rural/Municipal) in Edmonton, Alberta

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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Sr. Construction Project Manager to join our team! Your expertise in municipal infrastructure engineering will provide the support needed to rehabilitate or upgrade underground infrastructures, and transportation assets. You will coordinate the effort of our design team, liaise with clients and stakeholders to manage, and administer projects while overseeing the contractor’s performance with the assistance of inspectors. With clients being Parsons’ primary focus, you will be the key interface and primary point of contact on project-related matters. You will manage the relationships with existing clients for the successful delivery of projects, support in pursuing new opportunities with coordinating and preparing proposals, to strengthen the company’s market share in Western Canada.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Function as part of the Western Canada municipal team with covering projects in Western Canada.

  • Participate in the strategic business development and team building across the region.

  • Act as a lead on current and new opportunity pursuits.

  • Conduct infrastructure condition assessments for the purpose of evaluating the client’s needs.

  • Conduct the construction administration and inspection of the work performed by others.

  • Understand, interpret, and apply the contract conditions.

  • Supervise designs, contract preparation, and authenticate professional work products.

  • Drafts contracts for sizeable engineering/construction management projects.

  • Write technical reports and any deliverables required by clients.

  • Drafts contracts for large engineering/construction management projects. Proposes alternative text/clauses to client contracts, as appropriate for the Company business.

  • Generates and maintains documentation for negotiating change orders. Prices and drafts change orders and amendments. Follows through to ensure that contractual coverage is implemented.

  • Manage and administer projects with promoting quality, sustainability, value, timeliness, and profitability.

  • Identifies contractual problems and takes appropriate action to ensure a satisfactory resolution.

  • Other duties as assigned.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Eligibility for Professional Membership with the engineering or technologist associations in Western Canada.

  • Minimum of 8 years of relevant experience in Municipal and Transportation works.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic, with a strong desire to succeed.

  • Strong technical background in road and bridge size culverts rehabilitation and construction.

  • Strong technical background in municipal transportation infrastructures.

  • Requires a working knowledge of industry business practices and the negotiation of prime contracts.

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Certification to conduct site survey or material testing would be an asset.

  • Experience with sizeable engineering/construction projects would be an asset.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

A full-service engineering and construction firm, 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!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

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!About Us

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/LGBTQ+.

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