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Jacobs Director (Civil) in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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Your Impact:

At Jacobs , we’re capitalizing on our advanced design, engineering, program management, urban and transportation planning, scientific and technology services. We’re seeking for Director (Civil) to help oversee the complex and the everyday project tasks for a variety of clients including the large-scale Government Civil Engineering Projects and Private Projects. This role will help you grow your career, but also grow client relationships and business development opportunities for Jacobs.

As the Civil Engineering Leader, you will play a critical role in achieving Jacobs' objectives in terms of growth, profitability, client satisfaction, and continuous improvement. You will provide leadership in civil engineering, oversee major civil and infrastructure projects, and drive growth in the Hong Kong operation. Your expertise and technical leadership will be instrumental in ensuring project delivery excellence, client satisfaction, and successful business development efforts.

  • Provide leadership in civil engineering to achieve Jacobs' growth objectives, profitability targets, and continuous improvement.

  • Lead the delivery of major civil and infrastructure projects as a project manager or project director.

  • Offer technical guidance and expertise in civil engineering aspects across projects managed by yourself or others.

  • Drive improvements in client satisfaction by delivering projects that meet or exceed client expectations.

  • Collaborate with Section Leaders and the Sales Team to drive growth in the Hong Kong operation, specifically in the area of civil engineering and infrastructure development.

  • Provide support in civil engineering aspects to business units in Asia, contributing to the growth of the region.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Relevant engineering degree in the civil discipline with chartered status with HKIE or ICE or equivalent.

  • Registered Professional Engineer (Civil).

  • Experience in managing the delivery of government civil and infrastructure projects.

  • Ability to articulate clear directions and provide effective leadership.

  • Excellent social, networking, and presentation skills.

  • Proven track record as a leader in the civil engineering business.

  • Experience and skills in business development and project management.

  • Strong sense of responsibility and organization.

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With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

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.  

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.