Parsons Corporation Sr. Constuctiion Architect, in Los Angeles, California

Sr. Constuctiion Architect,


Los Angeles, California, United States

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Can you build schools and teams? Ready to take your construction experience to the next level to work on complex school projectsthat will have a huge impact on the local community and be part of a project that will make history? Parsons is now hiring Registration Architects, Professional Engineers and Certified Construction Managers (CCM) who can lead a team of professionals overseeing the construction of major School Projects.

Parsons’ extensive experience in this field, combined with your proven knowledge of School construction policy and procedures, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We need our Construction Managers to be versatile, experienced leading teams and who have exceptional communication, analytical and management skills.

In this role you will be responsible for bringing together a multi-disciplined team of individuals whose qualifications and school experience meet the expertise required to accomplish the assigned construction management tasks.


·Manages, oversees and coordinates all facets of the pre-construction, bid and award, construction and close-out phase of all assigned projects

·Reviews pre-construction documents and submits comments to Designer as necessary

·Plans, organizes, and prepares reports to upper management with respect to the status and/or progress of the projects

·Coordinates with all pertinent public agencies during pre-construction and construction to comply with all off-site work; coordinates with various District and Project staff

·Manages both the project budget and schedule to meet the District’s qualitative standards; monitors project budget on a monthly basis and ensures that the budget accurately reflects the project status/progress

·Manages daily activities of the contractor, reviews contractors’ construction schedules and submittals, and coordinates responses to the contractors’ inquiries thru the Requests for Clarifications (RFC) and other related documents

·Reviews substitution submittals from contractors to ensure specification and/or District requirements are complied with

·Receives, reviews, and negotiates Contractor Change Order Proposal(s) to achieve a fair reasonable price in accordance with the General Conditions; reviews and addresses any and all Schedule impacts in accordance with the project specifications in a timely manner

·Reviews the process and monitors payments for the contractor, architects, engineers and any other pertinent parties

·Administers provisions of Professional Service Agreements between Architects and the District

·Coordinates District delivery of related fixtures, furniture and equipment

·Monitors and manages project close-out with respect to project certification with the Division of State Architects (DSA) and project financial close out

·Perform other related duties as assigned


Bachelor's degree in Architecture (or equivalent) is required with 8-10 years of relevant experience, or Master's degree and 8+ years related experience. Professional registration is required at this level.


Requires proficiency in the application of architectural design standards, practices, techniques, and concepts. Proficiency in CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with architectural design is also required. The ability to make presentations to clients and others is preferred.

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

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

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards 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 applicable laws.