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Jacobs Site/Land Development Project Manager in Houston, Texas

Site/Land Development Project Manager


The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

In this role, the PE will contribute to the team and assist leading on assigned civil/site work for various clients. Duties include;

  • Performs civil design calculations for a variety of projects, sketches, technical comparisons and similar technical work as required by assignment

  • Assists with planning, directing, and coordinating project assignments with those of other engineers and technicians in his/her discipline group.

  • Develops, reviews, and obtains confirmation of financial and project delivery schedule activities.

  • Reviews drawings supplied by contractors, clients, and engineers then recommends necessary changes.

  • Researches code issues and works with City, State, and County officials.

  • Researches design options and documents findings for Project Engineers and/or Project Managers.

  • Provides project cost estimating.

  • Attends design review meetings, and interact with clients as his or her level of experience progresses

  • Assists with other duties assigned by Project Engineers and/or Project Managers.


  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering is required

  • At least 5 years of previous professional engineering design experience on civil/site energy projects and/or land development projects is required

  • Professional Engineer (PE) license is required

  • At least 5 years of previous professional experience with Civil 3D is required

  • Experience with City of Houston, Harris County, and HCFCD is required

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language .

Primary Location United States-Texas-Houston

Req ID: BI 0008GH