Parsons Corporation Construction Engineer/Specialist, Senior in Chicago, Illinois
Construction Engineer/Specialist, Senior
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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 a variety of moderately-complex office engineering assignments related to self-performed or subcontracted design-build infrastructure projects including buildings, communications towers and FAA infrastructure. The engineer at this level regularly engages in problem analysis and exercises discretion and independent judgment in selecting and applying engineering theories and general industry practices. May give functional guidance to craft or lower-level technical personnel. Willingness to travel to construction site locations is expected.
Performs various office engineering assignments involving the monitoring and technical evaluation of work in progress on a field construction site.
Establishes and maintains liaison with design engineering staff.
Reviews and interprets design drawings and specifications to ensure current revision level and feasibility to perform technical execution of work.
Provides resolution for technical engineering problems and coordinates application of solutions.
Provides technical guidance to site personnel regarding installations.
Ensures that all work within his/her assigned scope of responsibility is installed in accordance with plans, specifications, and industry and quality standards.
This includes ensuring that all tests and inspections are performed, witnessed, and documented in accordance with approved procedures by onsite T4 personnel.
Collaborates with risk specialists to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees.
Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site-specific safety procedures and industry standards.
Confirms onsite T4 Resident Engineer (field superintendent) Maintains a daily log for permanent record of project construction, as well as discipline data for the final project turnover and report.
Maintains construction technical catalogs, supplier data, and other literature pertaining to the project.
May assist field resident engineers and work release project managers in portions of larger more-complex activities as directed.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Coordinates project document and records management services for all aspects of a project from start-up to closeout.
This includes providing on-demand request services to the regional manager, project manager, functional group leads, and staff.
Ensures that document control system is administered and maintained in accordance with Parsons and client procedures.
Documentation to include submittal tracking, RFI tracking, constructability review of design drawings, purchase requisition creation, posting labeling site photos, and other document control tasks as needed.
4-year degree in a related engineering, architecture or construction management discipline is preferred. Also preferred, 5+ plus years of related experience at a field construction site. Preferred working towards CMIT, CCM, PMP.
Requires a working knowledge of engineering and construction-related processes, as well as some familiarity with industry practices. Also requires good written and oral communication skills. In addition, familiarity with CAD software packages, SharePoint, Excel, Word and Microsoft Project.
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/LGBT.
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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.