Parsons Corporation Resident Engineer in Kansas City, Kansas
Kansas City, Kansas, United States
This technician assists in application of principles, methods, and techniques of construction technology, reviews project specifications and confers with the appropriate personnel concerning assistance required, such as plan preparation, acceptance testing, and evaluation of field conditions, design changes, and reports.This worker conducts materials testing and analysis, using tools and equipment and applying knowledge necessary to prepare reports detailing work conducted and the results.
·Performs site surveys and inspections as frequently as necessary to ensure the required work is accomplished satisfactorily and conforms to the contract requirements.
·Provide oversight of contractors installing engine generators, DC Bus installations and grounding upgrades.
·Communicates with the different construction subcontractors assigned to jobs.
·Participates in Contractor Acceptance Inspections (CAI) as required.
·Keeps a construction diary on the status of assigned tasks.
·Submits weekly progress reports and participate in weekly construction meetings.
·Reads and thoroughly understands the Resident Engineers Manual as well as the Program Policies/ Procedures.
·Construction inspections to confirm conformance to Contract Documents.
·Serve as primary customer contact for program activities, leading program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule and technical performance.
·Identify possible construction problems and suggest resolutions.
·Document construction progress through reports and pictures.
·Evaluate contractor claims and provide recommendations to FAA.
·Inspection or installation of Power systems supports facilities (DC Bus, EG, UPS), NAVAIDS, and NEXCOM projects.
· 100% Travel Required
A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or ConstructionManagement isa plus but not required.
· Experience with installation and testing of engine generators, electrical circuit installations, DC Bus installations at critical facilities.
·Position requires night and weekend shifts.
·The ET must be capable of, but not limited to, interpreting Construction Contract documents including drawing, specifications, and government rules and regulations.
·Knowledge in the appropriate construction methods and in construction site safety.
·Good organization, communication, and computer skills.
·Minimum of 5years’ experience in the construction industry, including project located on airports and FAA locations..
·Desires at least 5 years’ experience working in and around critical operational facilities.(FAA facilities, data centers, airports, commercial telephone sites, etc.)
·Must have a strong ability to learn, adapt to new situations, and work independently in the field.
·Previous contractor experience and engineering inspection duties a plus.
Must be able to meet customer security requirements. A background check by Federal Authorities will be performed.
T4 Program Summary: The Federal Aviation Administration(FAA) awarded the Technical Support Services Contract 4 (T4) to Parsons inAugust 2012. Parsons is the prime contractor. This $1.3 billion+ contract has a4-year base period with two 3-year options. The statement of work includes avariety 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 nationin each of the FAA’s nine regions as well as the Aeronautical Center inOklahoma City, Oklahoma, and the Technical Center in Atlantic City, New Jerseyand in several U.S. territories. An average staff of 400-500 with a peak staffover 650 supports this contract, in addition to those subcontractors whoperform construction work.
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. For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com and follow us on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and .
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.