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Jacobs Energy Transmission Siting Specialist in Cincinnati, Ohio

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Your Impact:

When it comes to environmental consulting, we’re focused on advancing our clients’ environmental stewardship and sustainability initiatives. You’ll apply your technical experience in environmental planning and permitting to review projects, create a plan, and execute a permitting strategy. Your leadership will be key to realizing safer infrastructure operations, healthier communities, and protection of our world’s natural resources.

Based out of one of our US offices (locations: Columbus, OH, Charlotte NC, Richmond Virginia, Orlando, FL or Indianapolis, IN), as a Siting Specialist you will take an active role in siting projects for utility clients in the Eastern US. In this role, you will be challenged to provide impeccable service to our clients through quality delivery of client work, and will work with the established siting team, project managers, client account managers, and senior technical resources to contribute to the growth of our utility client portfolio. You will provide technical leadership and play an important role in developing the skills and expertise of our delivery teams.

We are seeking a professional with siting experience in IN, MI, OH, PA, WV, VA, NC, SC and/or FL. Regular presence in a Jacobs office is not a requirement.

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.


Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • BA/BS degree in planning, environmental science, biology, ecology, or civil engineering

  • Three or more years of siting and route analysis experience on electric or gas transmission siting projects in the Eastern US

  • Experience authoring siting documentation and performing consulting-related technical tasks supporting the development and siting of energy projects.

  • Experience performing and managing staff and/or subcontractors for development of transmission line projects

  • Knowledge of at least one (or more) of the following: Ohio Power Siting Board, North Carolina Public Utilities Commission, or Virginia State Corporation Commission Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPCN) application processes for electric transmission lines

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Existing relationships with siting specialists in utility client organizations

  • Renewable energy experience

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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.