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Jacobs Architect - Lab Project Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

Architect - Lab Project Manager


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.

Reporting directly to the Discipline Director or Group Manager. This individual will have overall responsibility for project execution and client relationships within our Laboratory projects.

  • Managing assigned projects from concept to close out and maintaining effective integrated project execution strategies and plans

  • Initiating, preparing and reviewing proposals and participating in interviews in response to RFPs and RFQs

  • Accountable for documenting, developing, and monitoring project scope, schedule, and overall budget

  • Identifying, implementing, complying with and maintaining applicable Company safety, environmental and quality standards, procedures and policies and other relevant legislative and regulatory requirements

  • Lead productive high performing multi-disciplinary teams which may include personnel from multiple offices, vendor and client organizations

  • Collaborating with other lead professionals to ensure design and documentation are in accordance with company standards and client expectations

  • Implementing and maintaining effective communication to the project team and all stakeholders to ensure full understanding and commitment to the agreed to deliverables

  • Maintaining positive relationships with clients through superior service to ensure client satisfaction with respect to the expectations

  • Ensuring the obligations of the agreement between Client and the Company are fulfilled

  • Applying the Company’s project controls standards and developing, maintaining and reporting an accurate project performance against agreed to baseline to ensure agreed to gross margin performance

  • Processing monthly invoicing and following up on delinquent payments


  • BS or MS degree in Architecture is required

  • Master’s Degree a plus

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience is required

  • Professional Registration, and LEED accreditation preferred

  • Must have a thorough knowledge of codes, guidelines and standards effecting interior building design and construction

  • Experience in the preparation of reports and information using software such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint is required

  • Must have excellent communication, organizational, presentation and people skills with the ability to develop relationships and maintain effective networks and be results-focused tempered with a team-centered approach

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.


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.

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Req ID: BIA0005DH