Project Engineer - Land Development

Recruiter
Jacobs
Location
Dallas, Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Jul 2018
Closes
02 Aug 2018
Ref
BI 000424
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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.

Position Summary




In this role will assist Engineers by performing the routine aspects of civil engineering assignments, subsequently providing familiarity with the programs, staff, and operating procedures of the company. The Project Engineer will work on a variety of projects.

  • Performs civil design calculations for a variety of projects, sketches, technical comparisons and similar technical work as required by assignment
  • Coordinates project assignments with those of other engineers and technicians in his/her discipline group.
  • Reviews drawings supplied by contractors, clients, and engineers then recommends necessary changes.
  • Researches code issues and works with City, State, and County officials.
  • Researches design options and documents findings for Project Engineers and/or Project Managers.
  • Provides project cost estimating.
  • Attends design review meetings, and interact with clients as his or her level of experience progresses


  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering is required
  • Master's Degree in an Engineering discipline preferred
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer is required
  • Minimum of 7 years' experience on site, grading, paving, drainage projects is required
  • Minimum of 7 years' experience utilizing AutoCAD and or Civil 3D is required
  • Civil engineering knowledge, leadership, oral and written communication skills, planning, team work, decision making,
  • Judgment and problem solving skills are required
  • Domestic and international travel is required
  • Experience on Federal and/or municipal project is preferred


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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