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Parsons Corporation Sr. Project Manager - Transportation in New York, New York

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Join us as we continue to transform roads and highways and enrich skylines all over the country!

We have been a leader in Integrated design and delivery of civil infrastructure for more than 75 years and are looking for experienced Highway Design/Build Project Manager's to add to our team in Syracuse, Buffalo and NYC offices. We have a great backlog of work, in both conventional and design/build project delivery and are looking for strong leaders with the ability to lead projects and mentor a team of engineers and designers.

We are seeking people that demonstrates technical excellence in road/highway design and are thought leaders delivering complex projects, without sacrificing schedule and budget! In this role, you will be responsible for scope development, scope management and commercial performance of the project to meet project goals and objectives. 

Projects include major highway and interchange projects to be delivered as both design-build and design-bid-build processes.

The Project Manager plans and defines program goals and devises methods to accomplish them; develops in-depth knowledge of client objectives, contract terms, and corporate policies. This position will coordinate projects through all phases of project inception, programming, design, construction, and closeout.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Acts as the Company representative with the client and selected subcontractors during the program execution.

  • Negotiates changes to the scope of work with the client and key subcontractors. Markets and secures additional work with our clients. 

  • Responsible for following up on instructions and commitments associated with the project.  May participate in negotiations with regulatory agencies and in public meetings in support of clients.  

  • Oversees establishment of Project Execution Plan, Health and Safety Plan, Quality Assurance/Quality Control Plan Documents.

  • Establishes the program requirements for all areas of the project and monitors the draft and final deliverables for adherence to these criteria. 

  • Plans directs, supervises and controls the execution of all business, technical, fiscal, and administrative functions of the assigned project. 

  • Promotes technical and commercial excellence on the project through the application of Quality Assurance processes. 

  • Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activity within the program, including significant milestones, and any conditions, which would affect project cost or schedule.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical/business field,

PE License is required

New York State DOT project experience is required.

12+ years of related highway design and leadership experience; design-build experience is a plus 

Requires the ability to manage projects, interface with clients and enjoy working technically hands-on while leading the Engineers on Parson's projects.

Excellent written and oral communications

The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard 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 all applicable laws.

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