Parsons Corporation Facilities Assessor and Sr. Facilities Assessor in Houston, Texas
At Parsons, we are involved with planning, designing, assessing and constructing buildings all over the country. We enjoy our work and relish the opportunity to find innovative ways to solve our customers’ toughest challenges. Balancing the budgetary, technical, and aesthetic concerns associated with planning, designing, and managing the construction of sustainable buildings is one of our specialties! We are now looking for Facilities Assessors to join our team in Phoenix Arizona and Sr. Assessors for our Houston Texas office, to support our clients' capital improvement planning and facility master planning. With your expertise, you can assist customers achieve these goals, by performing routine facility evaluations on internal and external structures, HVAC equipment and systems, site utilities, landscape and building aesthetics, sidewalks, foundations and pavement.
Our Facilities Assessors may provide architectural/civil facility condition assessments, mechanical, electrical and plumbing assessments and aesthetic assessments, report on their findings and perform cost estimates for clients for recommended improvements. N OTE: Candidates can work out of Parsons offices in Phoenix, Houston and other locations but will travel 50% of the time to client locations to perform assessments. Travel/expenses are covered during this travel.
Proficiency in locating, evaluating, and reporting on the current conditions of major building systems and their individual components.
May provide independent, professional recommendations for remaining service life and recommend repair or replacement actions for deficient conditions.
Conducts inventory of building components and identifies deficient conditions for a variety of building types.
May recommend corrective actions for associated deficient conditions in sufficient detail to support cost estimates.
Provides written narrative descriptions about the general condition of systems. Provides quality control for field surveys, data input and report output.
Communicates with management team on schedule and project status. Assists with the development of assessment findings report.
Completes data forms utilizing the UNIFORMAT II Classification standards. Reviews and interprets drawings.
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering or Construction Management (or related field) is preferred, with minimum of 3+ years of relevant building design, assessor or construction experience.
Professional licensure advantageous (RA, PE) or relevant certifications (CCM, LEED, CEA, CEM).
Non-Degreed Assessors must have 8+ years of relevant work experience.
Candidates considered for Sr. level Assessor roles, must have at least 5 years experience and at least 3 years of leadership/supervisory experience performing oversight of other assessors.
Prefer Building construction knowledge and experience working with diverse buildings other than residential homes (schools, historical buildings, government buildings, hospitals, etc...)
Proficient in the application of engineering and architectural design standards, practices, and techniques.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
Requires a working knowledge of commercial construction codes and their application to existing facilities. Experience with ADA requirements preferred
Advanced knowledge of UNIFORMAT II Classifications for building specifications.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Project definition and planning experience preferred.
Ability to walk for long periods (6 to 8 hours/day) and climb ladders
Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.
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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