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Jacobs Senior Electrical Engineer in Cologno Monzese, Italy

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:

JACOBS ENGINEERING INC. is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional and construction services. Our Culture of Care along with our values form a solid foundation upon which our business is built.

JACOBS currently employs more than 50,000 people in 250 offices across 30 countries.

Over the past two years we have been working on further growing our business by supporting current clients in new regions and attracting new clients. This growth is adding larger, international projects to our portfolio.

We are at the point where we need talented people with proven experience on large, international projects to help us continue this exciting growth.

Within our Electrical Department in the Italy office we are looking for a


The Senior Engineer will function as a system owner and is technically responsible for

  • Power and lighting electrical systems, earthing, lightning etc. design

  • Life safety and security systems design

  • ICT systems design

The Senior Engineer will manage, lead and motivate interdisciplinary project teams by means of technical competence, interpersonal sensitivity and conflict management skills. Additionally, he will manage as Engineering technical lead, on Facility and industrial projects.

Availability to national and international missions.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in the specifications, engineering, design, construction and start-up with EPC/EPCM consulting firms

  • Experience in Pharmaceutical, Industrial and Buildings business would be an asset

  • Experience in high, medium and low voltage design and equipment would be an asset

  • Responsibilities as a Lead Engineer on medium sized projects or Area Lead on large sized projects with technical support and leadership. Promote workshare execution with other Jacobs Offices

  • Knowledge in local and international technical codes

  • Knowledge of main electrical software (Etap, SKM, Neplan, etc.)

  • Perform studies and execution of project design activities

  • Coordination skills to coordinate electrical project with other technical disciplines for their area of responsibility

  • Accountability on electrical project schedule, progress reports and cost estimates and change management process

  • Supervise Juniors & Intermediate electrical engineers and designers. Interface with design group to monitor and control project schedule, electrical hours and electrical cost for their area of responsibility

  • Ensure consistency and integrity of electrical design throughout project and review design for logic and functionality

  • Perform design of plant distribution system including protection scheme

  • Develop detailed electrical specifications for the project. Inquire, evaluate, and prepare purchase requisition of electrical equipment and sub-contracts

  • Perform relay protection and coordination studies. Perform / witness test at factory / site for all major electrical equipment

  • Define and develop the work share scope of work and execute effectively the work as per project requirements

  • Perform pre-commissioning and start-up activities for electrical systems

Primary Location

Italy - Cologno Monzese

How to apply

For further details, please apply on the www.jacobs.com website in the section Apply for a job/Staff opportunities , and select as Country: Italy.

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