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Parsons Corporation Construction Specialist / Superintendent in Boston, Massachusetts

Construction Specialist / Superintendent


Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Perform a variety of construction management tasks to complete renovations of a portfolio of office building renovations throughout New England

Under general supervision, performs a variety of field engineering assignments by applying standard engineering techniques and analyses. This Construction Engineer at this level has prior field experience and is expected to complete assignments with increasing proficiency.


Project management and oversight of the GSA construction projects.

-Plan on site visits for each project, to the project sites, covering:

-Attend on-site walk through with the contractor during the bid process and start-up as determined by the GSA POC;

-Project kick-off meeting for each of the GSA project sites and to interface with the building manager and/or lessor;

-Close out and acceptance of the project where project site completion is possible within the given period of performance.

  • Plan on covering conference calls with the GSA PM and the local GSA project staff during initiation of the projects and during the bid process.

-Attend, and if required, conduct biweekly and monthly progress meetings to include recording and distributing progress meeting minutes

-Work with the contractor to ensure the GSA Office POC’s are aware of any work being done at the GSA Facilities and help coordinate all repairs and alteration projects with GSA building manager and/or lessor

-Provide updates to the drawings, specifications, budget and schedules as changes occur.

-Establish a Schedule for the site visits during construction/installation of the security equipment.

-Provide Individual Site Issue reports and updated project schedules

-Prepare cost estimates for new projects and contract change orders.

Complete all reporting requirements as required, including field reports and photographs, meeting minutes, tracking Record Drawings, and review and verification of Contractor close-out requirements.

-Coordinate special inspections with the Contractor(s) and 3rd Party Inspector(s) as required.

-Promptly notify the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR) of any problems or issues observed.

-Expected to draft all contract related correspondence for the CO or COR’s signature.

-Participate in weekly telephone conference calls with the COR and other parties as necessary to update the COR


4-year degree in engineering or construction-related field, or equivalent construction-related work experience, as well as 8 or more years of experience in field construction is required.


Requires a working knowledge of engineering and construction-related processes, as well as some familiarity with industry practices. Also requires good written and oral communication skills, and a familiarity with CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering and construction.

Familiarity with AutoCAD and ability to make minor edits/updates to files is required.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.

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