Jacobs Principal Consultant – Building Services (Healthcare) in Auckland, New Zealand

Principal Consultant – Building Services (Healthcare)


Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professional and scientificservices including engineering, architecture, construction, operations andproject management. Our portfolio spansindustrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets andgeographies.

About the opportunity

We have an exciting and challenging opportunity for an experiencedBuilding Services Technical Director or Associate level engineer looking totake the next step in their career. You will be leading our Auckland-based teamas a Principal Consultant with the mandate to grow a niche healthcare focussedbuilding services team.

You will be supported by an international team of specialist healthcareand laboratory building services engineers and architects and report directlyto the Director of Operations NZ Built Environment.

The key areas of focus in this role will be:

  • Deliveringexcellent service to our existing healthcare clients as well as identifying andnurturing new relationships and opportunities with the support of a dedicatedsales team.

  • Re-inventing thedesign process to suit the specific nature of healthcare projects by fully harnessingthe capability of Revit/ BIM and the latest digital technologies

  • Working with NZsleading sustainability specialists to embed a regenerative design philosophyand integrate sustainable design elements and concepts into every projectregardless of size

  • Enhancing thestandard construction monitoring and commissioning process to offer healthcareclients a higher level of end-product quality ensuring your designs areimplemented efficiently and fully operational

About you

For this role you will need the following skills and experience:

  • Significant experience working in a consultancyenvironment with concept design and project delivery experience across theHospital, Labs and/or Aged-care sectors either in New Zealand or overseas

  • A Building Services specialist with excellent depthof knowledge across mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, ICT and ESD fields witha particular understanding of healthcare standards and practices

  • Comfortable in a client facing role and developingrelationships

  • Strong knowledge in applicable NewZealand Healthcare and AS/NZS standards and the NZ Building Code

Why Jacobs

Jacobs is a global provider of technical,professional and scientific services including engineering, architecture,construction, operations and project maintenance. Our client portfolio spans healthcare, industrial,commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

At Jacobs we offer rewarding careers with flexible working arrangements,ongoing development opportunities and a culture that is collaborative andinclusive. As part of the Jacob’s APAC team you will have access to awide range of lifestyle benefits and corporate discounts. We believe incollaboration and knowledge sharing, from global virtual teams to local worksharing options.

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Please note: If you are beingrepresented by recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be consideredyou will need to apply directly to Jacobs.


Primary Location New Zealand-New Zealand Countrywide-Auckland

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: NEW0000II