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Jacobs Structural Engineer in New York, New York

Structural Engineer


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.

Jacobs seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Ports & Maritime Team as a Structural Engineer. As a preeminent global

engineering firm, we offer unparalleled career advancement opportunities. Our Structural Engineer career path is your chance to work on exciting and engaging Maritime projects. This role will fulfill a position within engineer diving and rehabilitative design for the Ports & Maritime Team. The principal function of this position is to evaluate marine structures worldwide through engineering inspections and to support the development of detailed reports and to design repairs as required. The candidate can expect the potential for working on travel assignments.

Our Engineer Divers:

  • Conduct site investigations as a Team Leader on an Inspection Team

  • Analyze deteriorated components

  • Assess remaining capacities

  • Develop detailed reports

  • Design repair alternatives

  • Develop contract documents



  • One to five years of progressive experience as a Structural Engineer required.

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Degree (or similar) from an ABET accredited university required.

  • Professional Engineer License (or the ability to obtain one within two years), Recreational SCUBA Advanced Open Water Diving Certification (or the ability to obtain within one year) required.

  • Excellent writing and communication skills (samples of writing to be provided by applicants) required.

  • US Citizenship is preferred.

  • Potential applicants must be currently located in or willing to relocate to the NYC Metro area.

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. Jacobs is a drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-New York-New York

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: BI 0006JS