Parsons Corporation Designer, Principal in Pasadena, California
Pasadena, California, United States
Ready to put your civil design skills to work on marquee Federal government site improvement and infrastructure projects? Would you enjoy working closely with other Designer/Drafters and Engineers to ensure a coordinated design? Parsons is now hiring a Principal Civil Designer for our Pasadena, CA office.
Parsons extensive experience in this field combined with your design knowledge and technical skills will propel your career forward. Designers at this level are to complete the most complex and difficult designs and layouts for complete systems and components of a project.
In this role you will complete highly-technical, difficult, and complex design assignments within the civil discipline, generally utilizing either 2D or 3D CAD methods. Technical skills gained from education/training and experience over many years enable you to work independently and complete the most demanding design assignments. Principal Designers may serve as Lead Designer on a small to medium-sized project.
Completes the most complex and difficult designs and layouts for complete systems and components of a project. Assignments typically involve design elements for which there may be no clearly established precedents and require anticipation of problems at the outset in order to provide appropriate solutions.
Performs layout and design of complex systems and equipment applicable to the civil discipline.
Ensures compliance with required specifications, tolerances, safety factors, and client requirements.
Performs specialized design computations and analysis.
Performs interdisciplinary reviews and provides coordination of data to ensure a compatible design.
Understands and applies commonly used company design standards and methods. May assist in the establishment or revision of guidelines and standards.
Reviews supplier data and supplier/manufacturer drawings, as required.
Collaborates with Engineers and other engineering disciplines to ensure quality of design.
Assists in training lower-level Designers in various procedures.
May serve as Lead Designer on a project, ensuring compliance with industry codes, as well as project and company standards. May prepare manpower estimates, as required.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
2-year technical degree or certificate of completion from an accredited designer/drafter course (or equivalent) is preferred
10+ years of relevant experience
Job leadership experience would be helpful
Requirements include strong PC and CAD skills, as well as efficiency in utilizing computer software to complete design assignments.
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.