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Alhambra, California

Req #: R116276

Location(s):

  • US - CA, Los Angeles

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Parsons is hiring two Project Managers to support our rapidly expanding roles with LAUSD.  Working with Parsons, means being with a global team that has worked on award-winning programs and embraces new technologies to keep us at the forefront of the Industrial and transportation markets. You can aspire to be a key player on some great projects and have confidence in growing your technical expertise, because of our commitment to you and our financial strength to provide programs that support your career.  The full-time role will be supporting LAUSD Facilities Services Assessments, Refurbishments, and construction. Our PMs will work at the client offices/facilities in Los Angeles.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manages and provides construction oversight to OARs

  • Resolves complex construction project related issues, disputes, and disagreements

  • Develops, assigns, and monitors performance of OARs relative to assigned construction projects

  • Reviews status and overall construction project progress relative to submitted construction schedules

  • Reviews change orders from all construction projects and assesses their impact on the District and assists Regional Directors and other Facilities management staff with bid and contract planning

  • Assesses bid specifications for District need and probability of completion under stated timeline

  • Reviews status and monitors variances of the construction project database relative to scheduling and cost control reporting

  • Reviews and verifies submitted applications for payment and performs overall fiscal management of multiple construction projects

  • Provides functional direction over areas of responsibility including construction project schedules, cost control, dispute resolution, contract administration, and quality control

  • Reviews and monitors overall administration of contracts for the architect and related consultants

  • Reviews and takes recommended actions in resolving disputes relative to construction projects

  • Develops and recommends internal policies and procedures


Qualifications: 

  • 15+ years full time paid professional project/construction management experience

  • 5 years of experience in managing large programs with projects having construction values in excess of $25 million (not cumulative)

  • 5 years’ experience in educational facility construction, public works or large commercial projects (may include projects outside of California)

  • Design Build Experience preferred

  • Experience utilizing Building Information Modeling (BIM)

  • Experience in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified projects and/or the Collaborative for High Performing Schools (CHPS)

  • Experience with Division of the State Architect (DSA) construction/design processes

Required Education:
Graduation from a recognized college or university with a bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering or Construction Management.
OR Graduation from a recognized college or university with a bachelor’s degree in another field and Candidate must be able to complete the Certified Construction Manager credential within one (1) year of employment in the Facilities Services Division of the Los Angeles Unified School District.
OR
Possession of a valid Certified Construction Manager (CCM) credential by the Construction Manager Certification Institute (CMCI) may be substituted for the required education

Alhambra, California

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Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2011, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on transportation, environmental/infrastructure, and defense/security.

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