Parsons Corporation Project Control Engineer/Specialist, Principal Scheduling in Washington, District Of Columbia

Project Control Engineer/Specialist, Principal Scheduling

Location:

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Requisition #:

54556

Post Date:

Ready to put your project engineer expertise to work on marqueeinfrastructure projects that will change the urban fabric of our community? Would you enjoy being involved on a wide variety of engineering tasks on large scale, complex projects? Parsons is now hiring a Principal Project Control Engineer - Schedulingfor our rapidly expanding railproject located in Washington, DC.

Parsons extensive experience in this field combined with your advanced project and scheduling knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity to lead teams. We need our Project Control Engineers at this level to be fully qualified professionals with solid experience, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environment and who have exceptional communication, analytical and leadership skills.

In this role you will develop, implement, and maintain cost control, and/or provide planning/scheduling function on one or more larger projects.You will be utilizing your technical expertise, and familiarity with company policies and procedures to complete complicated tasks independently.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult and complex project control problems.

  • Interfaces with clients, attends regular meetings, and provides statistical reports.

  • Provides project and company management with the necessary tools for project cost control.

May lead in the:

  • Development of the work breakdown structure, interfacing with all affected departments.

  • Analysis, evaluation, forecast, and reporting of schedule status against an established baselin

  • Analysis, evaluation, and forecast project costs and performance.

  • Coordinates staffing requirements, assigns and supervises project work activities, and trains personnel.

  • Completes performance reviews and provides personnel development for the assigned employees.

  • Accumulates and accesses historical data, such as performance experience, for use in maintaining a realistic basis for future planning and forecasting.

  • May lead a staff qualified to assess the impact(s) of design/construction changes and schedule slippages.

  • Develops or maintains an established system to show the hierarchy of plans and schedules; keeps project and company management fully informed.

  • Customizes project control systems to meet specific project requirements.

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

Qualifications:

  • 4-year degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field (or equivalent experience)

  • 10-12 years of related work experience

  • Requires basic engineering knowledge in electrical, mechanical, civil, or a related field.

  • Proficient PC skills including proficiency in various Project Controls software and Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Must have potential to perform in a lead capacity

  • Familiarity with industry practices

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards 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 applicable laws.