Parsons Corporation Construction Specialist/Inspector (Lab/Research Facility) in Gaithersburg, Maryland
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Are you looking for an opportunity to be a leader on a major construction project? Are you well versed in heavy civil construction? If so, Parsons has a great opportunity for you to join us on a significant capital improvement program.
In this role, you will plan, schedule, supervise, and exercise administrative authority over all field engineering work. The successful candidate controls field engineering activities prepares construction and procurement schedules, conducts subcontract negotiations, and provides technical guidance to support construction operations in accordance with Company procedures and industry practices. Willingness to relocate to construction site locations is expected.
Plans, organizes, and ensures adequate staffing, execution, and monitoring of all field engineering activities and related support operations.
Provides guidance regarding scope of work, schedules, procedures, field construction problems, and other technical information.
Determines budget estimates and staffing requirements for the defined scope and schedule.
Establishes, monitors, and maintains construction engineering quality control in the field.
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 a close working relationship with project design engineering, client representatives, and contractors.
Maintains project control documentation, design drawings and specifications, back charge documents, change orders, etc.
Monitors contractor performance pertaining to schedule and conformance to plans and specifications.
Makes decisions regarding long range planning, scheduling, budgeting, work priorities, and personnel.
Provides advice on field engineering procedures, construction methods, and financial matters to management.
Frequently interfaces with upper level management and client personnel.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Bachelor's degree in engineering or construction related field, or equivalent construction related work experience, as well as 12+ years of experience in field construction is required
Experience in the construction of large civil/structural and/or industrial projects at domestic and/or foreign locations is preferred, including some supervisory experience.
Specific related experience desired: -Facilities with radiation shielding; -Lab and research operations; -Related mechanical/electrical systems
Requires a comprehensive knowledge of engineering and construction related processes, as well as industry practices. -Completion of OSHA 30 or equivalent.
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 supervisory capacity on a project.
Prior federal government project experience.
Must have US person status and be able to obtain/maintain federal government project accesses.
Completion of Radiation Safety Training
Construction Industry Certifications in NEBB or ASHRAE
Completion of USACE Construction Quality Management
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.