Senior Professional Highways Engineer

Dublin, Ireland Countrywide
02 Sep 2016
20 Nov 2016
UK 0000H7
Contract Type
Full Time
JACOBS is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical and management services. We offer a full spectrum of consultancy support to commercial, government and industrial clients across many sectors. With offices in Dublin, Cork and Belfast, our Ireland Operations boasts an extensive portfolio spanning industry sectors from infrastructure and buildings to semiconductor and pharmaceutical.

Our Buildings and Infrastructure team provides multidisciplinary solutions to water, highways, transport, environment, waste and energy clients in Ireland. From feasibility studies and planning, design, construction management and operations and maintenance, we bring together the talent and expertise necessary to deliver success.

We are looking for talented people to join to continue our focus on building relationships and delighting our clients. In return we have opportunities to work on unique and exciting projects, and a stable platform upon which to develop your career.

Jacobs has an enviable reputation in the Highways consultancy sector as a result of a portfolio of high profile projects

Position Summary

Complex highways and transportation schemes require a multi-disciplinary approach, with highways engineers in the pivotal role of project leaders. As such, you will be part of a team that will require to regularly interfacing with other disciplines, such as geotechnical, structures, environmental and traffic, building on your experience in differing aspects of engineering and enabling you to fully demonstrate and develop your current skills.

You will be responsible for delivering packages of work within major projects, including input into programming, resourcing, supervision and all aspects of delivery

  • You will possess a degree in Civil Engineering
  • The ideal candidate will have obtained Chartered status or near Chartered Engineer
  • Strong and extensive experience in the development and procurement of major highway projects is required.
  • Good communication skills are also essential
  • Strong IT skills are a must

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.