Company: Jacobs
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Warrington, United Kingdom

Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional, and construction - and program - management.

Our 77,000+ employees in 400+ locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

During our 125 years in the UK, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the country's most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility.

That's because Jacobs is much more than just a traditional engineering company.

Ranked No. 1 by Fortune's 2019 World's Most Admired Companies...

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Business Unit Description:

Working within Jacob's Nuclear Clean Up business unit you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of challenging nuclear decommissioning projects for a wide range of clients, gaining experience in the design and development of innovative engineering solutions. Jacobs offers a wide range of support networks and opportunities to develop and progress your career in your chosen field.

Role Outline/Responsibilities:
• Lead functional input to own project and where relevant lead the input of other (possibly mutidisiplinary) engineers and subcontractors, to ensure engineering delivery meets, scope, time, cost and quality.
• Management of Stakeholders and Subcontractors
• Checking and approval of drawings and documents
• Manage design change (technical and commercial)
• Negotiate resource usage and plan for project delivery
• Generate and check engineering estimates and execution strategies
• Provide functional support and guidance to staff to develop both them as individuals and the capability of the team as a whole


• At least ten years' experience in project design work in specialist area (Nuclear Sector)
• Detail design knowledge of mechanical mechanisms or bespoke equipment for Nuclear use.
• Demonstrated record of maintaining own skills and knowledge at the forefront of the field
• Proven project management skills
• Team leadership experience
• Commercial awareness

• Professionally qualified (eg. Chartered) Engineer
• Experience in contracting environment, relevant site experience
• Existing security clearance for UK nuclear work

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.

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

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.

To find out more about our networks, please visit our website;

Equal Opportunities )

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.