Company: Jacobs
Skills: Civil Engineering
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: London, England, United Kingdom

About the opportunity

• Working with internal stakeholders to identify project requirements and ensure that works are completed accordingly
• Input to the preparation of contract documents to ensure robust contract management (NEC3)
• Deliver technical designs that meet project objectives in terms of health & safety, quality and efficiency
• Provide technical input and guidance on matters relating to civil design.
• Liaising with contractors and sub-contractors to ensure buildability
• Prepare budget estimates, review tender prices and facilitate negotiations
• Ensure that environmental, health and safety risks are minimised and mitigated throughout the delivery process
• Input to the value engineering processes across projects


• Experience in the water industry with a sound technical background developed at least in part within the UK water sector.
• Knowledge and awareness of current UK industry best practice including water treatment processes, mains laying and multi-disciplinary projects.
• Experience of working on NEC contracts
• Experience of working with cross-discipline teams (MEICA, Process, Civil, Planning)
• Experience of working with design and build contractors and building strong working relationships in this environment
• Experience and knowledge to implement a safety strategy as part of project delivery following procedures and practices in this regard to ensure full compliance with CDM co-ordination as Principal Designer.

Expected Requirements:
• Graduate member or incorporated Member of an appropriate Engineering/Scientific Institution working toward chartership
• Degree in Civil Engineering
• Master's degree in an appropriate engineering discipline

The candidate will have either or both the following technical experience;
• Experience of working on above ground water treatment and/or service reservoir projects
• Experience of working on below ground service water mains design and build projects across various materials and sizes

Why Jacobs?

We clear the way for inventive thinking so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can.

Our Culture:

We're invested in you and your success. Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees.

We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we're more connected, and if we are diverse, we're more creative.

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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.