Civil Field Engineer

Luling, Louisiana
28 Nov 2016
13 Feb 2017
FS 0000X9
Contract Type
Full Time
With 2016 revenues of approximately $10.9 billion, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs) is one of the largest publicly traded (NYSE: JEC) and diverse providers of professional technical services in the world. Founded in 1947, the company now has nearly 54,000 employees that help us prosper in diverse industries by holding true to our values and culture. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, our global network spans more than 230+ offices in countries across North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Australia, Africa and Asia.

The company's service portfolio consists of a comprehensive range of business solutions related to engineering, architecture, construction, operations and maintenance and scientific and specialty consulting.

The Civil Field Engineer will be part of the Jacobs Field Services Team and report to the Site Manager. In this support role, the Field Engineer will interact with the survey team, suppliers, procurement and management to ensure compliance with project drawings and specifications and meets clients schedule.

Technical/Functional Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical assistance to the Civil Superintendent and crafts
  • Performs inspections and documentation of all civil work in progress on a continuing basis
  • Problem resolution and inspection of field installations
  • Work with the survey team to coordinate work schedule to stay ahead of construction and the schedule
  • Work the concrete, rebar and formwork suppliers to ensure compliance with project drawings and specifications
  • Executes field take offs from Issued For Construction drawings, provides input to the quantity tracking applications and reports weekly installed quantities to Project Controls.
  • Work with Procurement's expediting team to ensure the delivery of vendor materials to support the projects schedule
  • Manage the material testing lab to support construction schedule
  • Track permanent plant items received


  • 10 years' of experience
  • Knowledgeable of Teamworks database and BPS
  • Civil Engineering degree
  • Good computer skills plus a working knowledge of Jacobs construction procedures.
  • Ability to formulate a working relationship with other departments and contractors. Knowledge of multi-discipline construction operation
  • Knowledge of supervisory functions relating to field activities.
  • Good communication skills required.