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Jacobs Office Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

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.

Your Impact:

Our onsite Program Management team in Chicago, IL is looking to add a driven and collaborative Office Engineer to their team in support of a multi-billion-dollar airport capital Redevelopment Program. The redevelopment will occur in the middle of an active airport. The existing terminal and concourses will remain operational while the new facility is built in place in a phased approach. This position allows for the opportunity to be a major contributor to the growth of one of the busiest airports in the world as part of the program management team.

The position will be as part of a joint venture team and the selected candidate will be hired by Jacobs or one of the JV partners.

In this role you’ll report directly to the project manager acting as a coordinator between CDA, stakeholders, consultants, construction manager at-risk (CMAR), and the design team, assist project managers on requested and assigned tasks, and manage submittals and RFIs in eBuilder within the Terminal 5 Project. You’ll request, review, distribute, track, and file CMAR deliverables, performs design and specification review on 30%, 60%, and 90% designs, coordinates the design documents by opening, managing, and compiling comments in a Bluebeam session and assist in comment resolution meetings, coordinate CMAR software and document integration into eBuilder, follow-up on open items to ensure all contract work is in compliance with contract documents for both the designers and CMARs. Create matrixes and logs for l assignments and tasks, review, track, and file the trade packages and bid documents and requirements, review and write recommendation letters for PROF/ SARS and attend meetings and prepare meeting minutes.

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 Engineering or related field

  • 3-5 years of experience working on large construction projects

  • Knowledge in RFI tracking, contract document review, forecast and cost scheduling, preparation of change order review and the review of payments

  • Proficient with MS Office Suite of tools and scheduling applications

  • Ability to work onsite full time at O’Hare International Airport

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Experience working on Aviation construction buildings projects

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf) .

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 $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.