Project Manager in Seattle, WA at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/30/2019

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    Seattle, WA
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Job Description

Parsons is now hiring an experienced Project Manager with a desire to work on creating innovative, practical solutions to various projects that enhance the fabric of our community.   In this role you will be responsible for the scope development, scope management and commercial performance of the project to meet project goals and objectives.  Plans and defines program goals and devises methods to accomplish them; develops in depth knowledge of client objectives, contract terms and corporate policies.

Acts as the Company representative with the client and selected subcontractors during the program execution. 
Negotiates changes to the scope of work with the client and key subcontractors. 
Markets and secures additional work with client. 
Responsible for following up on instructions and commitments associated with the project.  May participate in negotiations wi th regulatory agencies and in public meetings in support of clients.  
Oversees establishment of Project Execution Plan, Health and Safety Plan, Quality Assurance/Quality Control Plan, and other documents as required.  
Establishes the program requirements for all areas of the project, and monitors the draft and final deliverables for adherence to these criteria. 

Assigns responsibility for executing project plans to key subordinates after careful assessment of how to utilize their qualifications and strengths.  Provides input to performance reviews and development plans for subordinates. 

Mobilizes company resources, through liaison with support departments, other offices, or subsidiaries, to create project teams capable of completing effective, quality work. 
Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activity within the program, including significant milestones, and any conditions, which would affect project cost or schedule. 
Establishes weekly meeting to review project status and formulate action items.  
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.    

Bachelor's degree in Engineering related technical/business field
12+ years of related experience is required, with 5+ years of related x experience on related projects
Incumbent should have a broad general technical and business background. 
Professional registration may also be required.
Must have the ability to manage projects, interface with clients and enjoy being hands on technically in the project. 
Comprehensive knowledge of industry standards
Incumbent must meet Parsons' project management certification requirements.  Desirable experience in Project Controls in a City or State government environment, Utilities experience with Transmission/Distribution/Substation, and experience in environmental permitting

Desirable skills in P6, ESRI and other Project and GIS software.


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