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Jacobs Senior Civil Engineer in Cork, Ireland

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we'll inspire and empower you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow. With more than 55,000 people in 40 countries, working at Jacobs offers an exciting range of opportunities to develop your career within a supportive and diverse team who always strive to do the right thing for our people, clients and communities.

People are Jacobs’ greatest asset, and we offer a competitive package to retain and attract the best talent. We also give back to our communities through our Collectively program which incorporates matched-funding, paid volunteering time and charitable donations.

Work-life balance and flexibility is a key focus area for Jacobs. We’re happy to discuss hybrid, part-time and flexible working hours, patterns and locations to suit you and our business.

About the opportunity

The Ireland Transportation sector includes a portfolio of high-profile projects with clients that include Transport Infrastructure Ireland, National Transport Authority, Irish Rail, national and regional contractors and several significant Local Authorities.

We currently have opportunities within our Civil Engineering teams in Dublin and Cork for you to make your mark and influence the continuing growth of Jacobs as part of the design team. Some of our recent nationally and regionally significant projects include:

  • Dunkettle Interchange,

  • Foynes to Limerick Road (including Adare Bypass),

  • M28 Cork to Ringaskiddy,

  • Dublin BusConnects – Core Bus Corridor Infrastructure Works and Cork BusConnects,

  • N2 Ardee to Castleblayney,

  • Dublin City Council Active Travel Team,

  • N21 Newcastle West and N21 Abbeyfeale,

  • N59 Maam Cross and N69 Listowel Bypass,

  • Dublin MetroLink and Cork Light Rail Transit.

You will be responsible for the production and technical management of quality engineering outputs. You will be developed to line manage other staff locally and become a valued part of one of our family trees. As others support you in being the best that you can be, you will help develop and care for your direct reports. Also be expected to attend progress meetings, public exhibitions and public inquiries as necessary.

Working in other offices may be necessary from time to time dependant on projects.

Here’s what you’ll need :

  • A Level 8 degree in Civil Engineering and attained Chartered Engineer status with Engineers Ireland or equivalent.

  • Thorough understanding of TII Publications, UK DMRB standards, Active Travel standards

  • Proven technical experience of Major Highway, Local Road or Active Travel schemes and understanding of H&S legislation

  • Confident with proven interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to produce well-presented and accurate reports as well as capable of managing a challenging workload subject to change at short notice

  • Experience of Design, Build Projects and Civils 3D proficient, and/or drainage design capabilities (WINDES or equivalent) would be an advantage

  • Experience of Construction Supervision and Road Safety Auditing

  • Basic knowledge of project management and contractual issues and knowledge of different contract types and procurement options

  • Experience of Building Information Modelling (BIM)

  • Driving License

Our Culture

Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees. Find out more about life at Jacobs. (https://careers.jacobs.com/life-at-jacobs/)

We aim to embed inclusion and diversity in everything we do. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative. We accept people for who they are, regardless of age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental health, race, faith or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, and whether you’re pregnant or on family leave. This is reflected in our wide range of Global Employee Networks centred on inclusion and diversity – ACE, Careers, Enlace, Harambee, OneWorld, Prism, Vetnet, and Women’s – find out more about our employee networks here. (https://www.jacobs.com/about/inclusion-and-diversity?_ga=2.1062705.1096535124.1626879887-1704311048.1575562676)

Jacobs partners with VERCIDA to help us attract and retain diverse talent. For greater online accessibility please visit www.vercida.com to view and access our roles. As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role

If you require further support or reasonable adjustments with regards to the recruitment process (for example, you require the application form in a different format), please contact the team. (https://www.jacobs.com/contact/careers2)

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