Engineering Specialist - Technical Specifications

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Not Applicable/None
Job Description:

Winning isn't everything, It's our thing!

Business now moves faster than ever. Competition's fierce to take the lead. But we know how to do it: by assembling teams of highly competitive, creative, dedicated individuals - like you - who work together toward a common goal. We don't waste time, but we do take it... to ensure that we've worked out the details that will put us ahead of 'the other guys.' And you understand where you fit in the process. How your competitive energy helps put the company, our products, our people, and you in the lead. Wanna win? Join the team!

Parsons is seeking an experienced Engineer to support the production of specifications and coordinate the integration into the construction documents in the DC area. Local candidates preferred. No relocation.

Duties and Responsibilities:
* Develop, revise, and maintain standard specifications, including Division 1;
* Develop technical documents to support design, construction, contracts, and operations processes for capital and non-capital rail transit projects;
* Develop and revise solicitation documents, including, but not limited to, Statements of Work, Requests for Information, and/or Requests for Bids/Proposals;
* Prepare policy and procedure documentation;
* Maintain the most up-to-date versions of technical standards in an orderly manner;
* Conduct timely technical reviews of draft documents

Background and Experience Requirements:
* Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related field;
* Minimum of five (5) years of experience in preparing technical specifications and documents for rail transit projects;
* Ability to work collaboratively across departments within a transit authority;
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office (entire suite);
* Ability to write clearly and professionally;
* Ability to produce communications quickly, efficiently, and to a high standard;
* General knowledge of rail transit agencies' design, construction, contracts, and operations processes.
* Familiarity with clients standard processes and procedures.

The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.