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Parsons Corporation Senior Project Manager - Transportation in Memphis, Tennessee

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Job Description:

Parsons is hiring a Senior Project Manager to lead our Transportation team. In this position, you will report to the VP of the East Central Area and will have the option to be based out of either Memphis or Nashville to join our team of engineers, well-versed in both traditional and design-build project delivery, supporting TDOT projects for the last 35 years.

If you are passionate about civil design and want to work for a company that fosters collaboration, then you will feel right at home here. We work at being a technical, innovative community that’s open for everyone to participate and make an impact. In our team-based culture, we look for leaders who can inspire their team to work well together, respect differing opinions, listen actively, and express their own ideas. We welcome diversity and look forward to including people of all backgrounds into our stimulating collaborative process for personal and professional growth.

As a “seller/doer," you will balance business development, direction and management of large/complex projects, and office management. You will be responsible for the management and oversight of our current roadway, traffic, bridge and construction inspection staff.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Planning and coordinating engineering resources to execute projects for Tennessee and other nearby states

  • Directing and coaching civil and structural engineers, designers, planners executing projects for roadway and bridge design

  • Ensure designs are in accordance with approved practices and procedures

  • Create a challenging professional environment of innovation, opportunity, development and continuous improvement

  • Recruit, mentor, retain and develop top industry talent

  • Monitor productivity and technical proficiency of assigned project teams

  • Manage scope/schedule and budget of projects & office budget

  • Assist with proposal development and responding to RFPs

  • Collaborate with Business Development Team to win and manage complex and major Transportation projects (Both traditional design & design-build)

  • Travel to client or project site locations occasionally, as necessary

What Required Skills/Experience You'll Bring:

  • PE licensure in TN

  • Experience on TDOT projects

  • 15+ years of Civil and/or structural engineering experience in transportation

  • BS in Civil or Structural Engineering, Business or related degree is required

  • Proven ability to lead and deliver projects on time and as projected

  • Proven track record with project and staff management and inter-disciplinary coordination on large bridge and highway projects

What Desired Skills/Experience You'll Bring:

  • Master's Degree in Civil Engineering or related field

  • Adjacent state PE Licensure

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We aim for more than customers — we want loyal advocates. We achieve that goal by giving people more than they expect. We’re a driven bunch, but we love doing it, and our customers can tell that we do. If your managerial style inspires, our environment will inspire you. Our diverse staff is empowered to shape their futures in a welcoming environment filled with opportunity.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

A full-service engineering and construction firm, 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:

$121,900.00 - $234,200.00

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 federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

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+.

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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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