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Jacobs Site Supervisor - South East England in London, United Kingdom

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.

In addition to the benefits you’d expect, UK employees also receive free single medical cover and digital GP service, family-friendly benefits such as enhanced parental leave pay and free membership of employee assistance and parental programmes, plus reimbursement towards relevant professional development and memberships. 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

We are looking for a Site Supervisor to help deliver a variety of projects in the South East of England. Largely focussed on the water management sector works will including flood risk management, reservoir engineering, utilities and habitat creation.

Your role will be to support the Project Manager at a worksite ensuring that the Contractor delivers the project in accordance with the Works Information. To do this you will work in collaboration with the Contractor’s site team; undertaking safety, quality, and engineering inspections of the Contractor’s works; identifying, reporting and resolving safety, quality, cost and schedule issues.

Based in our Water Catchment Management team in either our Peterborough or London office you will need flexibility to travel to sites across the South East of England.

You will have the opportunity to manage, support and drive delivery of interesting and innovative projects and collaborate with experts in other fields. A career with Jacobs will provide the opportunity to make a positive impact and deliver solutions that bring value to our communities and society as a whole.

Flexible to support our appraisal and design teams when site involvement is less than full time.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Undergraduate degree in an Engineering/Construction discipline or similar

  • Construction experience in civil engineering

  • NEC Supervisor or NEC Project Manager accreditation

  • Prior experience of administering NEC4 ECC contracts

  • Experience in quality control, inspector or supervisor role

  • Capable of managing peers

  • Experience in construction management

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Flexible in working/site locations

  • Full UK Driving License

  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) - beneficial

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) .

Your application experience is important to us and we’re keen to adapt to make every interaction even better. We welcome feedback on our recruitment process and if you need more from us before deciding to join Jacobs then please let us know. (https://www.jacobs.com/contact/careers2)