Project Manager in New York, NY at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/23/2019

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    New York, NY
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Job Description

Ready to build bridges and build relationships? Are you great with people and have a track record managing teams that get the job done? Put your project management expertise to work on complex, bridge projects. Parsons is now hiring an experienced Project Managers with a desire to work on creating innovative, practical solutions to various bridge and tunnel projects that enhance the urban fabric in the New York area and other metropolitan areas. If you want to be working on some of the most exciting projects in NY, enjoy being technically hands-on in the project and prefer a client facing role - apply today!

In this role you will provide be responsible for scope development, scope management and commercial performance of the project, to ensure goals and objectives are met. You will provide oversight and direction to multi-disciplined teams, possessing effective management and leadership skills capable of driving the successful completion of projects and structural engineering tasks while helping to strengthen market share by meeting or exceeding client expectations. Our Project Managers communicate effectively across multi-disciplined groups along with the ability to build consensus and foster strong relationships, both internally and externally.  Our PM's support both conventional and design/build projects in NY, as well as other regions in the US, but based out of NY.

Responsibilities Include:
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 with 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. 
Plans, directs, supervises, and controls the execution of all business, technical, fiscal, and administrative functions of the assigned project. 
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. 


  • 4-year degree in Engineering (Structural or Civil preferred) or related technical/business field and at least
  • Minimum of 12 years of related Bridge/Tunnel project and design work experience is required. 
  • 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. 
  • Incumbent must meet Parsons' project management certification requirements. 
  • Proven ability to perform in a management capacity, excellent written and oral communications


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 Technical Services and 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.