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 Fairbanks, AK, USA
May 24, 2018
Full time
The Environmental Scientist III has a comprehensive understanding of principles, theories, concepts, and industry practices and standards, and can effectively apply this knowledge. The person in this position works under minimal supervision, participates in setting assignment objective, plans his/her own task schedule to satisfy objectives; work is reviewed for adequacy on completion. Working effectively in both the office and field. Balancing multiple priorities to achieve strict deadlines within budget. Conducting and overseeing environmental investigations and assessments in accordance with state and federal regulatory guidelines and as directed by Project Management staff. Adhering to schedule and financial objectives, controlling time and expenditures to achieve project goals. Determining data collection methods to be employed in site surveys and investigations. Collecting and interpreting field screening and analytical data; perform data validation as necessary Planning projects and preparing project submittals, including work plans and reports, in accordance with State of Alaska regulations and Federal regulations, including CERCLA Performing subcontractor oversight and management.     Qualifications   Bachelors or Masters degree in Environmental Science, or a related discipline 4-7 years of experience in the environmental science industry Proficient in Microsoft programs, including Word and Excel Strong technical writing skills Excellent analytical and organizational skills Working knowledge of federal and State of Alaska environmental regulations Strong written and verbal communication skills Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities to successful completion Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as a team member Ability to take personal initiative, and to perform duties with minimal guidance and supervision. Able to critically evaluate situations against project goals to identify innovative and effective solutions Demonstrated leadership abilities Preferred Experience Experience in the environmental consulting industry Proficiency with Geographic Information System (GIS) and Global Positioning System (GPS) Current HAZWOPER certificate Current OSHA 30-Hour certificate Experience in federal government projects 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 Croydon, UK
May 24, 2018
Full time
Description   Jacobs employ some of the UK's most experienced and skilled technical services professionals and has grown to over 9,000 people in locations across the UK.  Our Environment, Maritime & Resilience business provides a focus for advising our clients on sustainability issues including renewable energy, low carbon economies, impacts of climate change and waste and resource management. Our environmental capabilities comprise of in excess of 600 staff based predominantly in the UK, but with reach into the Middle East.  Position Summary: To meet our growing UK business needs and future development aspirations we are looking for an Ecologist.  Jacob's ecology team is one of the UK's largest most dynamic and respected ecology teams. Our Ecologists provide specialist advice for the full range of projects undertaken by Jacobs, as well as servicing the needs of their own client base. The team works on a range of diverse, high profile projects in the UK, Europe and the Middle East.  The ecology team is currently over a hundred strong which offers opportunities for technical as well as career mentoring to ensure your continued professional development. At Jacobs we provide the resources to turn great ideas into reality, and we're looking for the most talented and passionate ecologists and field biologists to be our next generation of leaders.  The successful person will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.  Responsibilities include:   Support the Principal Ecologist in project delivery. Planning and resourcing of ecological surveys. Lead ecological surveys. Support business development.  Qualifications   Essential: A degree in a relevant science or a closely related field. CIEEM membership. An experienced ecology surveyor and a good field scientist. Surveying and work experience in the UK regulatory framework including protected species licensing. Experienced in running small projects. Ability to write clear and concise reports. Able to produce quality assured ecology deliverables. Able to mentor less experience members of the team. Good communication and IT skills. Current and full driving license. Desirable: CEnv / CEcol. Postgraduate degree. Protected species licence(s). An ecological specialism. GIS skills. Working knowledge of the Habitats Directive 1992 (as amended). ECoW experience. At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you’ll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.   Applications are welcomed from candidates who are seeking reduced hours contracts. Consideration will be given to each application on a case by case basis.   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 well being of all. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Jacobs Salt Lake City, UT, USA
May 24, 2018
Full 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.  Our Salt Lake City office is seeking a National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Planner/Specialist to join our growing planning and environmental team. The candidate will work closely with a diverse team of planners and engineers for the preparation of planning studies, NEPA documents, environmental analysis and compliance documents and technical studies for multimodal transportation projects. The candidate will be responsible to author and prepare technical reports including environmental compliance documents, including analysis of social, economic and natural resource data to be used in developing and analyzing alternatives under National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and related federal, state and local environmental laws and regulations. The candidate will work as part of a consultant team to provide proactive and collaborative solutions for various public and private sector clients.   Requirements : Ability to work effectively as part of a collaborative team of multidisciplinary professionals Ability to work independently and prioritize workload to meet project deadlines Exceptional technical writing and verbal skills Demonstrated ability to visually prepare graphical displays to support technical documentation and communicate technical data to the public or other team members  Working knowledge of NEPA and related federal and state requirements as applicable to transportation projects or other related NEPA experience  Working knowledge of data repositories and ability to collect desktop data for NEPA analyses with minimal oversight Ability to review and interpret planning studies and/or preliminary design plan sets or concepts Demonstrated ability to achieve high client satisfaction and garner client commendations Environmental planning for implementation of multimodal transportation projects including roadway, transit and active transportation projects Strong experience desired in Microsoft Office, ArcGIS, Adobe creative suite and other visual graphic software  Qualifications  Bachelor of Science degree in urban planning, policy, ecology, environmental sciences, environmental law, or relevant field is required A Master's degree or MURP in urban planning, policy, ecology, environmental sciences, environmental law, or relevant field is preferred Minimum 3 years of experience in urban planning, NEPA, environmental analysis, and/or transportation studies is required A valid driver’s license and safe driving record is required Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com