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Parsons Corporation Construction Engineer - Communications/ IT in Washington, District Of Columbia

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Parsons seeks qualified individuals to put forth their resume to assist us in winning a contract for the Washington Metro Area Transportation Authority , to upgrade lighting fixtures located in light rail stations throughout the DC area with energy-efficient lighting. Work is expected to last until August of 2023.

Upon Parsons being given Notice-To-Proceed, candidates that applied to this position and were given contingent offers will begin work. Announcement of award date is expected September 20, 2021 with Notice-To-Proceed occurring soon afterwards.

Twenty-Nine positions are being advertised, which include:

• Project Coordinator

• Project Lead

• Office Engineer – General Project/Contract Support (4 Positions)

• Office Engineer – Field Support/Coordination (2 Positions)

• Design Coordinator

• Construction Engineer – General (3 Positions)

• Construction Engineer – Electrical (3 Positions)

• Construction Engineer – Mechanical (2 Positions)

• Construction Engineer – Communication

• Field Inspector (8 Positions)

• Field Inspector – Electrical (2 Positions)

• Scheduler

This job posting is specifically for the position of Construction Communications/IT Engineer of which one candidates will be chosen.


• Provide Communications / IT Engineering Support during construction and equipment inspection

• Coordinate and help develop Communication / IT scopes of work, work packages, and construction schedules

• Oversee execution of field operations

• Participate in Communication / IT surveys and other field data collection operations

• Review contractor’s requests for payment

• Assist in preparing as-built drawings

• Prepare status reports

• Perform site visits and prepare reports


• A bachelor’s degree in Communications, Electrical, Computer, or Systems Engineering or in a related field

• A minimum of ten years of construction or related engineering experience, with at least two of the ten years in the transit industry;

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office

• Physical ability to access any of the locations and perform a hands-on inspection

• Must be able to successfully complete WMATA’s RWP Certification Class; and

• Must be able to obtain OSHA 10-hour (Construction) certification.


Not required, but would be preferable if candidates have:

• Familiarity with WMATA codes and standards

• WMATA Safety training

• Familiarity with WMATA QC process

• Familiarity with Procore software

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.

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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