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Jacobs Project Manager, K-12 Buildings in Charlotte, North Carolina

Your Impact:

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

At Jacobs, we’re not just building structures, we’re helping our clients innovate and grow by executing the construction of their state-of-the-art facilities that are changing our world. If you’re interested in a rewarding career working on ENR's #1 Program Management firm, then Jacobs is where you belong.

We’re looking for an experienced and collaborative Project Manager who thrives when people are in sync and projects are running not just on time but within budget. Join our collaborative Program team in the Charlotte, NC area working on projects that will enhance the lives of K-12 students!

As a member of our team, you’ll lead building and infrastructure projects consisting of multi-discipline teams of employees in design, including Architectural, MEP, Structural, and Civil. You’ll play an integral role in mentoring staff, forming long-term relationships with clients, and pursuing new work, including strategy development, positioning, proposing, and negotiating contracts. You’ll provide effective, skilled project management to help reduce the costs of delivering projects and adding value to the business by applying proven project management techniques.

Your role keeps our company connected and we’ll support you with what you need to be successful.

Here’s what you’ll need :

  • Bachelor degree in Architecture, Engineering or Construction Management

  • Minimum 7 years of experience in construction or related fields and at least 2 years as project manager

  • Strong working knowledge of pre-design and pre-construction, contract management, project delivery methods, building systems/components and technology, team building, and client relationship building

  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral

  • Self-motivated, initiator; demonstrated through professional society involvements or related activities

  • Demonstrated ability to develop relationships with clients and to win work

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Prior experience with K-12 buildings construction

  • Master degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Construction Manager (CCM) certification

Sponsorship is not available for this position.


At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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