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Parsons Corporation Construction Contract Administrator in Los Gatos, California

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Job Description:

Are you an experienced Construction Contract Administrator who’s worked on large Municipal Infrastructure projects? Have you successfully worked with Project Managers and Construction Managers on ensuring the contractor meets the project requirements? Parsons is currently seeking a construction Field Contract Administrator to work with our Senior Project Team on a large Water Infrastructure project.

In this role, you will:

  • Administer the construction contract on behalf of the owner/client, a government agency/municipality.

  • Verify that the construction is done in accordance with the contract documents and specifications.

  • Administer payment and support claim resolution with the contractor.

  • Help resolve construction issues through the RFI, Submittal, Site Instruction, and Change Order Processes.

  • Prepare reports, usually of a financial nature, relating to contract costs and project status.

  • Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

A combination of the following education experience is required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Finance, or related field.

  • 5-10+ years of experience in contract administration.

  • Knowledge of Construction Contract Administration requirements.

  • Knowledge of the application of construction practices and methods including the applicable quality assurance procedures.

  • Proven analytical, communication, and negotiation skills.

  • Effective organizational and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to utilize computer software such as MS Word, Excel, including experience with specific software and with material payment calculation methods.

The successful candidate will have the ability to prepare memos and technical reports. Proven success as a team member in managing large municipal projects.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. 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.

Salary Range:

$100,400.00 - $175,700.00

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 medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays 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 customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.

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

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/LGBTQ+.

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