1+ months

Field Project Manager

Boston, MA 02109

You see the trees and the forest

What some may consider a small oversight can cause a major work problem. Thats why we need a keen observer like you who notes the out-of-place crack before it spreads into a disastrous gap. You have a meticulous work ethic, founded on attention to every element of a situation.

Ready to put your project management skills to work on complex, urban projects? Are you great with people and have a track record working with teams to get the job done?

Parsons is now hiring a Field Project Manager with a desire to work on creating innovative, practical solutions while acting as a client representative. In this role you will: manage all onsite activities for a small project, or a subtask of a larger project, in accordance with the project schedule. This includes directing and coordinating subcontractor activities in accordance with project/client procedures, scope of work, and contract specifications. Serves as the primary point of contact with the client for all site activities related to assigned area(s) of responsibility. Willingness to relocate to job site is expected. Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your experience as a client rep at a field level will propel your career and leadership opportunities forward. We need our Field Project Managers to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environments that have exceptional communication, analytical and organizational skills

Position Details:

  • Perform a variety of construction management tasks to complete renovations of a portfolio of office building renovations throughout New England.
  • Project management and oversight of the GSA construction projects.
  • Plan on site visits for each project, to the project sites.
  • 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;
  • 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 POCs 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
  • Inspect construction Contractors work for progress, quality and conformance with contract documents and applicable local standards.
  • Manage and process technical and administrative submittals and RFIs.
  • Assist the Government through development of change order documents, sketches, and cost estimates as required.
  • 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.
  • Expected to draft all contract related correspondence for the CO or CORs signature.
  • Participate in weekly telephone conference calls with the COR and other parties as necessary to update the COR.
  • Candidate must embrace zero incident philosophy, track safety metrics, and embrace philosophy of continuous quality improvement and sustainability.
  • Travel throughout New England will be required approximately 30% of time to visit the project sites.


BS in Architecture, Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Construction Management with 8 to 15 years related work experience in managing office renovations and new commercial building construction.

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical or construction related field (or equivalent experience)
  • 10+ years related work experience is required
  • 3 years in a leadership role at a field site
  • Proven ability to perform in a lead capacity
  • Familiarity of industry practices and regulations are required
  • Good technical writing, analyses and communication skills as well as be independent and resourceful.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft software, maintaining and interpreting construction schedules, including critical path, understanding equipment/material lead times, and interdependence of various discipline/trade tasks.
  • Experience managing office renovation projects
  • History of working with Government Project Managers / CORs on processing change requests, requests for information, submittals, and field observation reports.
  • 10-hour OSHA construction safety training is preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills including writing and verbal are required.
  • Applicant will represent the interests of the government in a professional manner and ensure quality work while maintaining good relationships with contractor as well as client.
  • Must be familiar with Microsoft Excel, Word, CADD, and Project; and uploading and transferring documents on Sharepoint sites.

Organizations win or lose based on customers experiences.

We aim for more than customers we want loyal advocates. Were a driven bunch, but we love doing it, and our customers can tell that we do.


Ready for action? Were looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and dont hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. 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.


Posted: 2020-03-11 Expires: 2020-07-18

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