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Parsons Corporation Sr. Project Manager - Traffic 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! We are hiring an experienced Sr. Project Manager for Traffic Engineering for our growing team/office in Edmonton Alberta. 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.

Our team of transportation experts perform traffic planning, traffic design, analysis, ITS design and complex modeling solutions and we are adding a Sr. PM for this functional area to our team in Edmonton, Alberta. In this role, you will lead the traffic design, modeling and analysis for major design projects in Western Canada. We offer the opportunity to work remotely from home, with the expectation to travel to project field sites and Parsons offices as needed.

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. We are looking for a great leader to join our team that understands how to oversee engineers/designers to develop and apply state-of-the-art traffic models and designs, to support our clients. If you are the right one for us, you know how to develop comprehensive solutions for todays’ roadway challenges, enjoy both selling and managing projects, and like coaching other professionals. Using your technical expertise, you will ensure the highest quality is put forth to meet all client and project requirements. Our Project Managers are heavily involved in identifying new business and participate in the proposal process, and then stay technically hands on throughout the life cycle of the project.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage traffic engineering design resources, as well as manage the budget, schedule, fiscal, and quality aspects of your assigned projects

  • Contribute in all aspects of project development including the design, technical report writing, and state-of-the-art traffic modeling and the creation of construction documentation

  • Participate in client meetings, presentations and public workshops


  • 15+ years of related project execution and/or program management experience for Traffic design programs that involve large scope modeling and analysis and construction.

  • Experience with Design/Build project is required.

  • Significant experience with Traffic design, analysis and modeling of large complex roadway projects

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

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, 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

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

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

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