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Job description

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 Land Specialist.We want you to be empowered to deliver the boldest solutions for everydayliving.

Our Lands and Orders team (L&O) are involved in the preparation and delivery of all land management activities and statutory process associated with the delivery of major development projects across the UK.

Based inLondon,you will have the chance to work on some of the most interesting and challenging projects, working with our exceptionally talented and successful Transportation team. Our impressive portfolio of work includes; Highways England and Local government schemes, Lower Thames Crossing, A465, Strategic Pipeline Alliance and HS2.

We require enthusiastic individuals to join our established Lands and Orders team where you will have every opportunity to make your mark and influence the continuing growth of Jacobs.

#Jacobsp&psjobHere's what you'll need:
  • Land referencing experience with a detailed knowledge of statutory processes
  • Experience of leading land referencing activities and delivering Book of Reference for TWAO, CPO, DCO and Hybrid Bill
  • Ability to liaise with both external and internal stakeholders at all levels
  • Highly motivated and able to prioritise workload effectively
  • Attention to detail and able to work to a high level of accuracy
  • Managing, motivating and mentoring junior staff
  • Competent in MS Office
  • Familiarity of working with GIS
  • Project Management qualification (APM PMQ, APM PQ, etc.)
  • Extensive land referencing experience on highways schemes
  • Advanced GIS knowledge

    Personal Attributes

    The following personal attributes are critical to the success of the role.
  • A proactive communicator and collaborator.
  • Open minded and a diverse, forward thinker.
  • Identifies and challenges the status quo.
  • Customer focussed - listen, understand problems and offer solutions.
  • Strong ability to plan and make optimum use of time.
  • Pragmatic, tenacious and resilient.

    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.
  • Job Sector
    Construction
    Job Position
    Land Management/Acquisition
    Address
    United Kingdom Show on map
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    Be unique. Be authentic. However you prefer to say it, we really mean it. Our culture embraces people’s diverse perspectives and creates a positive environment where everyone belongs. We’re determined to build a better, more connected world for everyone.

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