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Parsons Corporation Sr. Drainage Project Manager in Edmonton, Alberta

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Job Description:

We foster great, team-spirited collaborations

Parsons is a global organization that has worked on award-winning Transportation Projects in Canada since 1964. Stretching more than 10,000 miles on six continents, our road and highway projects circle the globe . Far from just moving people from place to place, we provide design and analysis to improve roadways to move people into the future! As a Sr. Drainage Project Manager, you will lead and support the Drainage design for various projects in Western Canada. Our organization is truly a diverse community that's open for everyone to participate in making a difference. If you want your insights and ideas to be heard and possibly enacted for your advancement and ours, you'll feel at home here.

We need people who perform well when every moment counts

The heroes of a situation are the ones who can meet high pressure with high focus, high determination, and high productivity. If that's you, you're in high demand in our inclusive organization where our valued, diverse staff broadens our ability to find smart solutions. As a Sr. Drainage Project Manager, you will be expected to demonstrate technical excellence in drainage design techniques, lead a team of engineers and designers, and be a thought leader delivering complex projects, without sacrificing schedule and budget. Your knowledge of the Alberta Ministry of Transportation's design methods, goals and objectives will be instrumental in helping us win new work and execute projects to the clients' satisfaction. As a 'doer-seller', you will assist our BD team in identifying new project opportunities involving drainage and hydrology considerations throughout Canada, be instrumental in developing proposals and help us win that work. Once awarded, you will oversee the execution of drainage design projects. Our Sr. PM's plan and define program goals and devise methods to accomplish them, as well as coordinate projects through all phases of project inception, programming, design, construction and closeout.


  • 15+ years of related project execution and/or program management experience in drainage projects for transportation, that involve large scope design and construction.

  • Experience with Design/Build project is required.

  • The incumbent should have a broad general technical and business background and direct experience with Alberta Ministry of Transportation.

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical field from an accredited institution, a graduate engineering degree is preferred

  • P. Eng. registration in Alberta Canada is required

  • Ability and willingness to travel to support client and project teams, as projects dictate

Please Note: This posting is for potential future or ongoing needs and is reflective of the type of person we want to hire for this role. We anticipate this position being available closer to the summer. Responses to your application may be delayed based on when an opening of this type becomes available.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.