Parsons Corporation Manager, Roads and Highways Service Line in Markham, Ontario
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Ready to take your engineering and leadership experience to the next level to work on complex problems that will have a huge impact on the local community? Parsons is now hiring an Manager who can lead a team of professionals working on our expanding portfolio of projects.
Parsons’ extensive experience in this field, combined with your management and technical guidance, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We need our Managers to be versatile as well as have exceptional communication, analytical and management skills. In this role you provide management and direction for one Engineering department or a major section within one of the larger disciplines. You will recruit, interview, and evaluate prospective employees as well as help hire, offer personnel development, conduct performance evaluations, counsel employees, takes corrective actions (as required). One of your roles will include ensuring that new employees receive orientation on company policies and procedures.
Reviews and approves discipline staffing budget estimates and staffing assignment schedules on each project.
Maintains appropriate staffing level as needed. Reviews and approves staff forecasting reports.
If assigned to a major program, manages all engineering and design efforts for all disciplines required for the program.
Coordinates all discipline staffing requirements for the program.
Monitors the quality and progress of the discipline on each project, ensuring that production requirements are satisfied.
Works closely with Project Managers to resolve any existing or forecasted problems related to discipline staffing, quality of work, schedule performance, or productivity. Establishes standards and procedures manuals for the discipline.
Recommends improvements to department procedures.
Supports precontract and business development efforts as required, serving as technical consultant.
Ensures performance within overhead budgets authorized for the discipline.
Actively participates in and promotes the Quality Improvement Program.
May head a committee within the discipline, striving to motivate and educate the assigned personnel.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering (or related field)
15+ years of related work experience, including supervisory/managerial experience
Professional Engineer registration or ability to be registered
Proven ability to perform in a supervisory/managerial capacity Excellent written and oral communications skills
Thorough knowledge of industry practices and regulations are required
Must also possess a thorough knowledge of current technology and the capabilities and efficiencies of specific engineering software for use in completing engineering assignments.
MTO (and local) projects experience and knowledge of standards, policies, and manuals is an asset.
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 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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