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Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed - today and into tomorrow.

Our People & Places Solutions business - reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do - the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology - we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

About the opportunity:

Thriving communities. Healthy cities. A brighter future. What we do is more than deliver major projects, we workevery dayto make the world better for everyone. If you want to join a company invested in you and your success, join us as a Senior Construction Manager.We want you to be empowered to deliver the boldest solutions for everydayliving.

As a Construction Manager you will be responsible for managing and technical assurance of the construction documents including reports, programme and presentations used in the application documents and stakeholder meetings.

You will need a good level of health, safety and environmental experience as part of the role is proactively steering and formulating these considerations during the design development, and advising on appropriate mitigation options.You will be required to provide technical input on multiple facets of constructability throughout the development of the design of a project. This will be founded on a detailed understanding of temporary and permanent works construction techniques.

Key requirements of the role are:-
- Understanding all issues related to the construction including temporary and permanent works, construction techniques and logistics
- Ensuring co-ordination of construction activities with teams from environmental, consent, design, traffic and stakeholders for the purposes of design development and consent application.
- Understanding of the programme and commercial impacts of construction approaches

You will have excellent communication skills as duties will include liaising with the project team and client operational staff regarding construction activity, during the development stage.We are seeking individuals with substantial experience of working within the delivery of capital projects and will come from a civil engineering construction background.About you

You will have a demonstrable track record of delivering a broad range of construction contracts at site level, you will be able to:
  • Concurrently manage multiple deliverables
  • Manage and understand construction planning and scheduling including float, TRA and risk
  • Lead digital integration of construction with the programme eg BIM and VDC.
  • Independently review potential design proposals and assess the likely impact and risks associated with constructing the works, under the supervision of a project/team leader

    You will likely have an Engineering degree or Diploma, membership and professional accreditation with a relevant professional institution is highly desirable.

    We are particularly keen to hear from individuals with the following skills and experience:
    - Relevant experience of engineering projects.
    - Relevant health, safety and environment experience relating to the construction industry.
    - Excellent communication skills are essential.
    - Experience of civil, mechanical or related projects - the role would suit an experienced civil engineer looking to transition into professional services.

    Why Jacobs?

    We're invested in you and your success. Our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength. By supporting one another and through our culture of caring, we all succeed. The biggest questions spark our curious minds. We clear the way for inventive thinking and exploration, so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. We redefine what's possible. There's something that drives everyone - and we want you to keep evolving your career, discover unexpected opportunities and ensure you can deliver on tomorrow.

    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. Please also bear in mind that you do not need to meet 100% of the Essential Criteria to be considered for a position with Jacobs.

    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.

    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.
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