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Jacobs Project/Cost Engineer - Healthcare Buildings in Menlo Park, California

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

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.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we challenge what is currently accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions for tomorrow. If you’re interested in a long and rewarding career working with the industry’s best and most innovative engineers, then Jacobs is where you belong. We are looking for a driven and curious client-focused Project/Cost Engineer to grow with our team. 

When it comes to construction, we don’t just look at what’s in front of us. We’re creating for what’s next. As a Project /Cost Engineer on our team in Menlo Park, CA, you’ll have an opportunity to work on active projects assisting in the coordination of the progression of trades, design-field staff, as well as the interface between multiple Capital Projects. You will participate in Owner/Architect/ contractor meetings follow projects from Project Award, through the commencement of construction to occupancy by end users. Based at a client site(s), you will oversee and help ensure that all work completed by contractors and consultants is of the highest quality with safety being our highest priority. You will also provide support to the Project Manager(s) by developing and maintaining project cost/change controls, project budget, and change order estimates/negotiations.

Through this role you will have the opportunity to work on multiple fast-moving projects and larger, long-scheduled projects, with an opportunity to grow within this role through future Project opportunities. Working together, we’ll help you grow and pursue what fulfills you so that we can make impacts on the future – big and small, global and local.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline

  • 5+ years of project related experience

  • Experience with construction sites in healthcare, education, and/or public buildings

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Prior experience with Prolog, Unifier, E-builder and/or Kahua Construction Programs

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Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language. (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf)

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.

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