Job Details

Job ID: #20332
Job Location United States
Company Jacobs
Company Industry
Job Role Civil - Environmental
Employment Type Full-time
Monthly Salary

Preferred Candidate

Career Level bachelor
Years of Experience 4
Residence Location United States

Job Description

Project Engineer - Water/Wastewater
Civil - Environmental
Colorado, United States
Denver, Colorado
Posted: 09/01/2018
Updated: 09/01/2018
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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.


Project Summary:

The Project Engineer is responsible for coordinating project assignments with those of other engineers and technicians in his/her discipline group, task execution and management for program management work, the quality of work performed, client service and interface, utilization of junior staff, and new project pursuits.  This position will primarily be for program management related tasks, but also will be supplemented with occasional technical execution of civil engineering tasks. The Project Engineer will work on projects pertaining to municipal water and wastewater infrastructure and other utility related projects.  This position is located in Denver, CO.


Independently resolves complex engineering problems
Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates civil engineering work
Participates in contract bidding and administration
Leads, coordinates and reviews the work of junior engineers and/or technical support personnel assigned to the project
Manages time and coordination to complete and deliver multiple tasks on multiple timelines

Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering from an ABET accredited university required
A minimum of 4+ years of civil engineering experience demonstrating a knowledge, understanding, and performance of civil engineering related technical functions which may include stormwater, wastewater/water treatment and/or conveyance systems, cost estimates, technical specifications, permitting, and other supporting documentation for public and private projects is required
EIT required
PE preferred
Plans and conducts work requiring independent evaluation, selection and substantial adaptation/ modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria required
Demonstrated ability to read and interpret engineering construction drawings, engineering studies and technical reports, design manuals, codes, and regulations required
Effective written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to prepare clear and concise written correspondence, reports, and recommendations is required

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.

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