Parsons Corporation Tower Technician in Washington, District Of Columbia
T4 Program Summary: The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded the Technical Support Services Contract 4 (T4) to Parsons in August 2012. Parsons is the prime contractor. This $1.3 billion+ contract has a 4-year base period with two 3-year options. The statement of work includes a variety of activities that support the FAA’s Capital Investment Plan (CIP) modernization efforts: Site selection and engineering, construction, environmental and fire/life safety, equipment installation and testing, CAD, and other technical services as required. Work is performed across the nation in each of the FAA’s nine regions as well as the Aeronautical Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and the Technical Center in Atlantic City, New Jersey and in several U.S. territories. An average staff of 400-500 with a peak staff over 650 supports this contract, in addition to those subcontractors who perform construction work.
Performs site surveys and inspections as frequently as necessary to ensure the required work is accomplished satisfactorily and conforms to the contract requirements.
Monitors site safety requirements.
Review, file, log, and process, as required, Construction Documents, Pay Requests, Submittals, Transmittals, Request for Information (RFIs), Change Orders and comments. Processing may include (read, convert to PDF file, save on the FAA system, and distribute to others).
Conducts constructability reviews.
Participates in Contractor Acceptance Inspections (CAI), as required.
Keeps a detailed daily log on the status of assigned projects.
Documents construction progress through reports and pictures.
Submits weekly progress reports and participates in weekly construction meetings.
Construction inspections to confirm conformance to Contract Documents.
Issues Advisory Notices and Near Miss reports, when necessary.
Reviews project schedules and As Built Drawings.
Identify possible construction problems and suggest resolutions.
An Associate's or equivalent degree is preferred
6+ years of relevant experience.
The ability to perform a variety of engineering duties by applying basic engineering techniques and analysis within one discipline and to diversify into multiple disciplines. Some assignments involve CAE/CAD applications.
Willingness to travel to construction site locations is expected.
Basic computer skills, including, but not limited to, MS Windows, MS Word, and MS Excel.
Proficiency in utilizing scheduling software.
Ability to lift 50 pounds.
Must have experience applying/relaying spec and drawing information to the construction environment.
Must have experience working with engineers, stakeholders, fabricators, utility companies, cable locators, etc.
Must be able to express technical information in a clear and concise manner to a nontechnical audience.
Must have experience taking photographs using a digital camera in addition to uploading files/photographs to a computer/memory device or internet site.
Must have experience/ability following guidelines, regulations, standards, directives, etc.
Must be familiar with general construction and proficiently operate heavy equipment.
Must be able to meet customer security requirements. A background check by Federal Authorities will be performed.
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