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  • Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
  • United Kingdom, Uk
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  • 0 - 2 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

Job Description:

Jacobs is one of the worlds largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and consultancy services for industrial, commercial and government organisations globally

With more than 77,000 people globally, our teams collaborate, innovate and create Our people are proud to have been behind some of the greatest consultancy and engineering feats over the past 70 years

We foster a collaborative and inclusive environment for our people, and our partners, and we want you to be a part of our growing business

We encourage applications from candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours contracts

Jacobs is creating an enviable reputation in the UK highways consultancy sector as a result of a portfolio of high profile projects with Highways England, Contractors and Local Authorities And our plans to add to this portfolio continue So would you like to be a member of our exciting team


Fulfilling the role of Project Manager or Assistant Project Manager on select projects/schemes, you will work and lead a team of engineers and technicians working on a variety of projects
You will be responsible for the preparation of feasibility studies, scheme reports, scheme design for highways, drainage, flooding and a variety of other projects
You will be responsible for resolving technical issues as they occur for a range of areas across the project and for the monitoring of progress
You will be expected to attend and contribute to progress meetings, public exhibitions and public inquiries as necessary You will be expected to be able to discuss scheme technical and project management issues with clients and other parties as appropriate
You will need to check and approve documentation prepared by others in the team, this will involve short timescales and delivery and an inherently high degree of checking accuracy and rigour


Essential Criteria

A degree in Civil Engineering
CEng/IEng and MICE status or equivalent
Proven experience of most aspects of highway schemes design and delivery
Confident with proven interpersonal and communication skills
Thorough understanding of DMRB standards
Capable of managing a challenging workload subject to change at short notice
Good IT skills
Driving licence
Communication skills (Ability to converse articulately with clients)
Knowledge of the financial management and control of projects
Able to produce well-presented and accurate reports
MX/3D CAD proficient, and/or drainage design capabilities (WINDES or equivalent)

Desirable Criteria

Experience of construction supervision
Good working knowledge of different contract types and procurement options

Our Culture

At Jacobs we see safety differently - we strive to go BeyondZero by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do

We are committed to equality across our business and we work with external organisations such as STEM, WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and Stonewall We are also Disability Confident Committed; therefore, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy

When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity which is the foundation of our business and at the centre of our values

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Engineering/Projects, Consulting Services
Functional Area : Engg. project Mgmt./site Engg./Civil Engg.
Role : Highway/Roadway
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 19th Jan 2020

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