Structural Engineering Manager in Tempe, AZ at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/29/2019

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Job Description

Ready to take your engineering and leadership experience to the next level to work on complex problems that will have a huge impact on the local community? Parsons is now hiring an Structural Engineering Manager who can lead a team of professionals working on our expanding portfolio of projects in Arizona.

Parsons’ extensive experience in this field, combined with your management and technical guidance, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance.  We need our Engineering Managers to be versatile as well as have exceptional communication, analytical and management skills.   In this role you provide management and direction for our Structural Engineering department.  You will recruit, interview, and evaluate prospective employees as well as hire, offer personnel development, conduct performance evaluations, counsel employees, takes corrective actions (as required), and approves terminations.  One of your roles will include ensuring that new employees receive orientation on company policies and procedures.    

Reviews and approves discipline staffing budget estimates and staffing assignment schedules on each project. 
Maintains appropriate staffing level, including temporary personnel, as needed.  Reviews and approves staff forecasting reports.
If assigned to a major program, manages all engineering and design efforts for all disciplines required for the program. 
Coordinates all discipline staffing requirements for the program.
Monitors the quality and progress of the discipline on each project, ensuring that production requirements are satisfied. 
Works closely with Project Managers to resolve any existing or forecasted problems related to discipline staffing, quality of work, schedule performance, or productivity. Establishes standards and procedures manuals for the discipline. 
Recommends improvements to department procedures.
Supports precontract and business development efforts as required, serving as technical consultant.
Ensures performance within overhead budgets authorized for the discipline.
Actively participates in and promotes the Quality Improvement Program. 
May head a committee within the discipline, striving to motivate and educate the assigned personnel.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Bachelor's degree in Engineering (or related field)
15+ years of related work experience, including supervisory/managerial experience
Professional Engineer registration with active membership in a professional engineering society may be required
Proven ability to perform in a supervisory/managerial capacity Excellent written and oral communications skills
Thorough knowledge of industry practices and regulations are required
Must also possess a thorough knowledge of current technology and the capabilities and efficiencies of specific engineering software for use in completing engineering 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 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.


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