Job Details

Job ID: #20428
Job Location United States
Company Jacobs
Company Industry
Job Role Civil - Project Management
Employment Type Full-time
Monthly Salary

Preferred Candidate

Career Level bachelor
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location United States

Job Description

Telecom Engineering Project Manager
Civil - Project Management
California, United States
Irvine, California
Posted: 16/01/2018
Updated: 12/02/2018
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Jacobs Telecommunication has been at the forefront of creating a new generation of wireless communication infrastructure for over 40 years. We specialize in network development – complete telecom life cycle solutions, which has ranked us in ENR's Top 20 Design Firms for the telecommunications sector in 2014. While the wireless world is ever changing, the demand for innovative technology and long term support services remains constant. These services include site acquisition, design and construction, to full operations, maintenance, and deconstruction.


Position Summary

Our team is experiencing exciting growth within our established practice in Irvine, CA and we have a need for a strong civil engineering Project Management professional.


  • Responsible for the quality of civil engineering work performed, client service, utilization of staff, marketing, office reputation, contract management, billing collection, and project profitability for telecommunications engineering projects. 
  • Sells the services of Jacobs as a senior level Project Manager.
  • Directs and coordinates activities of Project Engineers, Engineers, and Technicians to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget.
  • Performs work with the preparation of zoning and construction drawings.
  • Typical duties are likely to include the following: Coordination with all complimentary disciplines (electrical, mechanical, structural and environmental), technical preparation and supervision of telecommunication design tasks and perform plan quality reviews.
  • Full managerial responsibility for all aspects of the project; scope, schedule, design, quality, staff, etc.
  • Initiates and reviews proposals and sales activities as well as leads and participates in interviews and presentations.
  • Maintains positive relationships with current and past clients. 
  • Represents Jacobs at meetings, presentations, and public hearings relative to assigned projects.
  • Supervises the design and ongoing progress of a project, including the coordination of the project with permitting agencies.
  • Reviews plans, prepares or reviews technical specifications, contract documents, and estimates.
  • Assures that project team complies with the contract agreement as well as exercises rigid cost control to implement the approved design within established budget restraints.
  • Develops and mentors less experienced staff
  • Completes within 12 months of hire the Jacobs's Project Management Certification program
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering is required
  • Local (Irvine) candidates required




  • The successful candidate must be authorized to work for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship required.
  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer (PE) is preferred
  • At least 8 years of wireless telecommunications preferred
  • At least 5 years of progressive Project Management experience is preferred.
  • Experience working in and leading large multi-disciplinary teams required
  • Candidate with established local client relationships preferred
  • Demonstrated strong written and oral communication skills is required

 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.

  • Field of Practice: Civil - Project Management
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