Construction Manager – Waste Water Systems

Parsons Co.

San Diego, CA

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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Construction Manager to join our team! In this role you will get to work with the billion dollar

Pure Water Project the City of San Diego’s (City) phased, multi-year program that will provide nearly one-half of San Diego’s water supply locally by 2035.

The Pure Water Program will include a system of treatment facilities, pump stations and pipelines that will be constructed in multiple phases and will use proven technology to clean recycled water to produce safe, high-quality drinking water, provide a reliable, sustainable, water supply and will offer a cost-effective investment for San Diego’s water needs. ​

What You'll Be Doing

  • The Construction Manager will work on behalf of Parsons and the client with responsibilities including: Acts as the representative of Parsons with the client, subcontractors and suppliers during the project execution. Represents the client in negotiations with regulatory agencies and in public meetings.
  • Oversees establishment of the Construction Management Plan, Site Specific Health and Safety Plan, Quality Assurance/Quality Control Plan, and other documents as required.
  • Inspection – The selected candidate will have experience in and will be expected to supervise inspectors on assigned projects.
  • Procurement - Prepare purchase requisitions and procure items necessary for the operation of the field office.
  • Establish procedures for the administration of all field vehicles and equipment; maintain necessary status logs and reports.
  • Supervise the work of subcontractors.
  • Coordinates the drafting of requisitions, subcontract scopes of work, amendments, and task orders.
  • Review and approve subcontractor safety plans and quality control plans.
  • Ensure the subcontract files are maintained with current insurance certificates and correspondence. Monitor subcontractor expenses versus budget. Prepare draft amendments.
  • Ensure the prime contract file is maintained current with insurance certificates and correspondence.
  • Prepares and negotiates changes to the scope of work with the client and key subcontractors.
  • Works to devise and execute actions plans to rectify potential cost overruns or delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work; advises the client and company management of any such changes.
  • The Construction Manager is specifically responsible for maintaining current and timely change orders.
  • Cost Engineering - Supervise the preparation of the client's monthly construction progress report and the client's contract status report.
  • Prepare WBS, budgets and forecasts.
  • Prepare monthly safety self assessment.
  • Accounting - Supervise development of the monthly Parsons invoices; review for accuracy. Review and approve subcontractor invoices.
  • Prepare quarterly construction management reports and coordinate meetings.
  • Quality - Establish the QA/QC Plan including development of the inspection & test plan.
  • Supervise setup and accreditation of the onsite materials testing laboratory.
  • Safety - Establish safety and emergency procedures. Inspect the construction site weekly with the contractor's safety representative.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a construction related field
    10 years or more of construction management experience with related projects
    Prior experience in overseeing and managing the construction of major capital improvement projects

  • Experience with construction management of large municipal wastewater systems projects is essential for this role
  • Willingness to work onsite in the La Jolla area coordinating with multiple teams

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Ability to oversee, manage, and coordinate multiple construction project activities among a broad staff of workers
  • Excellent organizational skills and verbal communication style
  • Solid working knowledge of relevant software for managing construction projects such as Primavera 6 or Bluebeam
  • Ability to interface well with engineering staff, estimators, and inspectors

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/NoneThis position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.A full-service engineering and construction firm, we work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!