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Jacobs Senior Project Manager - Water Treatment in Nashville, Tennessee

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:

Opportunity to work on a 6-8 year, billion-dollar, large water treatment plant upgrade project. This is the largest water treatment engineering design project in the south region. You would have the opportunity to lead major portions of the design and managing the significant upgrades of two massive and redundant water treatment plants. You also get to leverage the industry’s deepest technical resources in water treatment. In 2022, Engineering News-Record ranked Jacobs #1 in its list of Top 500 Engineering Design Firms in the world for a fifth consecutive year. Relocation assistance provided.


  • As a trusted advisor, consult and educate our municipal client leadership team about our best practices, plans, and options for the water treatment plant design process to help them with all the decisions that need to be made.

  • Lead major portions of the overall design of this project

  • Assist with construction administration of things we have designed

  • Manage multi-disciplinary teams to deliver world class projects

Here’s What You’ll Need:

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or related engineering field

  • Senior level, project management and conceptual design experience of drinking water treatment plant process engineering

  • Licensed professional engineer

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • 15+ years of project management and conceptual design experience of drinking water treatment plant process engineering

  • Water treatment plant construction administration experience

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.