Jacobs

At Jacobs, our focus on building long-term client relationships has helped us become one of the largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional and construction services, including all aspects of architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and specialty consulting. Our 54,000 employees in 230+ locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organizations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

Jacobs Atlanta, GA, USA
Oct 11, 2018
Full time
Seeking an Ecology Project Manager to assist our growing business in the surface transportation market specifically with the responsibility of leading GDOT Environmental projects and for other clients.  The position will work with a variety of internal team members (NEPA, Roadway, Site/Civil) and our external teaming partners to successfully achieve environmental compliance on a variety of project types.  The position will report directly to the Environmental/Planning Department Manager.  The position will be located in Midtown Atlanta with projects located throughout GA and the southeast US.    Performance and management of large ecological studies including leading field teams, conducting QAQC, assisting with managing field operations and staff workflows to accommodate deadlines. Report preparation and conduct internal/external technical report reviews with a focus on attention to detail. All aspects of wetlands/streams assessments work including desktop reviews, evaluations, field delineations, wetlands mapping, wetlands data form completion, mitigation credit calculations, US Army Corps of Engineers Section 404 permit and Georgia EPD Stream Buffer Variance applications, and wetland permitting processes. Schedule and conduct field surveys Participate in environmental permitting assessment and compliance work related to federal and state agency requirements as they pertain to a variety of project types. Perform analysis and participate in making recommendations to clients Participate in multi-disciplinary environmental assessments  Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, environmental biology, ecology, wildlife management, or related field 10+ years professional experience Experience with wetland/surface waters and/or wildlife permitting, ecological surveys, ecological studies, habitat assessment, data collection and documentation, data analysis and data interpretation  Must have experience preparing ecology reports for the Georgia Department of Transportation or other state transportation departments Experience with NEPA planning/implementation as it relates to transportation Willingness to expand professional experience/qualifications beyond current area of expertise Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills Motivated to learn, mentor, and collaborate with others in a fast paced team-oriented work environment Superior technical skills producing high quality work products Excellent organizational and time management skills Business development and proposal skills, technical scope writing, and costing is desirable Proficient in MS Office, ArcGIS, and GPS Trimble Unit operation Strong wetland delineation skills Experience writing due diligence reports and biological assessments Experience to coordinating surveys and/or consultations for state and federal protected species Superior knowledge of southeastern flora, fauna, natural systems, and habitat/community identification Superior knowledge of state and federal environmental regulatory framework Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Jacobs Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Oct 02, 2018
Full time
Description   Our Environmental Project Manager jobs provide you with the opportunity to work on exciting and engaging large-scale site investigation and remediation projects. Each day, you will have the opportunity to utilize your planning and communication expertise to lead site characterization and remediation-related projects. This position will allow you to use your leadership experience to manage projects and lead a multi-discipline team. You should be a self-motivated professional with at least 7 years of industry experience and 2 years of task/project management experience; along with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, Geology, Environmental Science, or equivalent experience. As a Environmental Project Manager, you will spend a majority of your time in our Boston, Massachusetts office. This position cannot be performed from a remote location. This position is a great opportunity for a candidate that is eager and has strong communication skills with relevant task management or deputy project management experience.  Duties include :  Self-starter willing to support more experienced Project Manager in all aspects of delivering technically challenging projects for major client accounts. Leads and manages the project team through all phases of project planning, execution, and closeout, consistent with established project delivery processes to the meet the scope, schedule, budget and other specified requirements stated in the contract. Manage multiple projects and teams in a dynamic environment to meet aggressive and competing schedule demands. Lead and support safety planning, chartering and implementation in the field. Coordinate the planning, staffing, scheduling, budget management, quality control, safety and organization of contractors, subcontractors and internal technical and support staff. Participate in project decisions regarding technical approaches, cost and scheduling performance. Identify schedule and cost variances and develop and implement recommendations for corrective action.  Communication and conflict management with internal project teams, other contractors and client teams. Have strong written and oral communication skills and a team-oriented attitude. Acts as one of the company’s prime contacts with the client and is responsible for overall work progress and technical performance on the project. Works with project delivery leadership who provide oversight and mentoring. Supports the development of less experienced team members through active coaching and mentoring.  Coordinate planning, permitting, design, field implementation, and reporting activities with staff, subcontractors, stakeholders, and clients.   Qualifications At least 7 years of experience with site investigation/remediation, and at least 2 years of directly related task/project management experience. Bachelor of Science Degree in engineering, geology, hydrogeology, environmental science, or a closely related field.  Successful candidate will have prior experience in project planning, design, and construction projects. A candidate who has, is working toward, or is willing to work toward regional State voluntary program licensures is preferred.   Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Jacobs Missoula, Montana, USA
Oct 02, 2018
Part time
Description The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector.   Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities.  We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery.  The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs. We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies. Job Summary: Jacobs is hiring three part-time temporary positions that are Senior Environmental Scientist(s) providing technical, scientific support and evaluation of engineering design concepts on natural systems. These evaluations may be focused on hydraulic modeling, preliminary to advanced designs, environmental resources, and may involve input during phases of planning, policy development, habitat and/or hydrologic characterization, data analysis, work planning and report writing.  These positions will aid Jacobs in working within an interagency team to develop solutions to problems of unusual complexity that require a high degree of innovation and ingenuity. Work performed under the direction of the Jacobs management and/or directly with clients or their representative(s). This direction will focus on the long-range goals and objectives of projects in the Yakima and Kittitas Valley and may have substantial client interaction.  This position is based out of our Yakima, WA office. It requires knowledge and understanding of: Policy development/implementation Hydraulic/hydrologic processes Biological processes Review procedures for compliance with environmental regulations Understanding and coordination of project concepts that effect fish, aquatic life, and the aquatic environment/habitat Preparing technical memorandum(s) and/or report(s) based on information and concepts provided by others and assisting in the preparation of cost estimates related to these concepts Performing technical tasks and assisting with the execution of scientific programs under the supervision of a project manager and/or government agency staff Interact with project managers project controls, administrative and safety staff; as well as subcontractors and agency staff   Qualifications   A Bachelor's degree in Hydraulics, Biology, Geosciences, or Environmental Sciences is preferred  A minimum of 20 years of experience in a field related to the degrees listed is required Computer literacy in software typical of discipline is preferred Strong technical writing, interpersonal, and client relation skills are preferred Familiarity with government and public sector projects are preferred Understanding and familiarity related to the policy, habitat, riverine systems, and water issues in the Kittitas and Yakima Valleys is required Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com