Jacobs Geotechnical Engineer/Engineering Geologist in Cork, Ireland
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We are continuing to grow our Ground Engineering group in Ireland and the UK and are looking for people to join our team who have the passion and drive to add value and shape positive solutions for major projects across the world.
About the opportunity:
At Jacobs, we’re transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions designing the future - today. As a Geotechnical Engineer/Engineering Geologist based in Ireland, you will too.
The successful person will join a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities. You will work as part of a diverse and highly skilled team of engineering geologists, and geotechnical engineers, providing support and advice to the wider Jacobs business and clients. There will be opportunities for a wide range of responsibilities and roles within the Ground Engineering team aimed at developing your career.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
• Master’s degree (MEng) in Civil Engineering or similar
• Degree in Civil Engineering, Geology or other related geoscience degree with an MSc in Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Geology or Geophysics
• Flexibility to travel for work
• Working towards becoming a chartered professional (CGeol or CEng) with a UK professional body
• Experience of ground investigation supervision, laboratory test scheduling and reporting.
• Experience of earthwork, foundation and retaining wall design.
• Experience of preparing accurate technical reports
We clear the way for inventive thinking so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can.
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We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative.
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Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.
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.