Construction Manager

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Department of Energy (DOE-Q)
Job Description:

Ready to take your construction experience to the next level to work on complex facility upgrades that will have a huge impact? Parsons is now hiring a Construction Manager who can work as an integrated team member and trusted agent supporting the Department of Energy (DOE) in a secure space renovation project at DOE's headquarters building.

Parsons' extensive experience in this field, combined with your proven knowledge of construction policies and procedures, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We need our Construction Managers to be versatile, experienced leading teams, and exceptional at communication, analysis, and management.

In this role, you will be responsible for working as a member of an integrated team and, as a trusted agent, the owner's representative to help the owner bring together a multi-disciplined team of individuals whose qualifications and experience meet the expertise required to accomplish the assigned construction management tasks.

The Construction Manager will work on behalf of the client with responsibilities including:
  • Ensure construction contractors and associated construction activities adhere to DOE and specific contract requirements.
  • Understand inherently governmental function as it applies to construction contracts.
  • Coordinate contractor's construction work plan with site facility manager.
  • Collaborate with the owner, contracts personnel, construction contractor, engineers, architects, end user, and landowner to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems
  • Inspect and review project to monitor compliance with building and safety codes, contract documents, standard trade practices, and other regulations.
  • Ensure construction progresses safely and conforms to approved Safety Plan and associated Work Control Permits.
  • Monitor construction site to ensure the contractor is keeping the site orderly and active program office areas are accessible.
  • Perform daily site visits to review the work progress. Monitors daytime and off-hour construction activities. Individual is onsite during critical construction activities such as during utility outages.
  • Generate construction progress photos and updates and keeps photo index and database current.
  • Provide daily construction activity reports to the client for the construction contract.
  • Perform inspections at work site.
  • Review contractor's construction schedules (monthly and 2 week look ahead), advising owner of potential conflicts and delays.
  • Prepare and lead weekly and monthly meeting with DOE Senior Staff.
  • Review contractor pay request and provide recommendations to owner.
  • Assist in resolving any scheduled safety inspections and deficiencies.
  • Function as a Government witness when required by construction contract.
  • Ensure administrative and facility related coordination efforts such as trash removal, material deliveries, complaint resolutions, and utility outages (fire protection, electrical, mechanical systems).

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a construction related field
  • 15+ years of construction management experience with related projects
  • DOE "Q" or DOD "TS" clearance is required to start.
  • Experience in occupied facilities, office building renovations, or secure area upgrades a plus
  • Prior experience in overseeing and managing the construction of major capital improvement projects

Other Requirements:
  • Candidate must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background/references check
  • Candidate will be submitted for a DOE "Q" security clearance, which requires an investigation by Federal authorities
  • Candidate must be a US Citizen
  • Some off-hour work may be required

Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act. Parsons is a leading solutions provider to clients all over the world. 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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Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.