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Jacobs Mid-Level Engineering Design Project Manager in Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Mid-Level Engineering Design Project Manager


Jacobs’ Nuclear Programs andConsulting is a Tier 1 service provider to the U.S. Department of Energy andAtomic Energy of Canada Limited, we deliver safe and innovative solutions atcomplex nuclear cleanup and production sites. Our services include programmanagement, decommissioning, environmental remediation, waste and nuclearmaterial management, nuclear operations, consulting, and engineering andconstruction.

We’re looking for an experienced andcollaborative candidate who thrives when people are in sync and projects arerunning not just on time but within budget. Based in Oak Ridge, TN., you’ll bemanaging large and complex projects for clients from the commercial industriesas well as federal agencies including the Department of Energy.

As the Engineering Design Project Manager, youwill plan, direct, coordinate engineering for assigned design projects toensure client goals or objectives are accomplished within prescribed time frameand funding parameters within nuclear operations and engineering. The work willbe performed in Oak Ridge, TN with potentially some travel. Join us and lovewhat you do. Focus on tackling the toughest challenges with a smile as yousupport the development of life changing infrastructure that improvescommunities across the United States. If you’re up for the challenge, we’vebeen looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay thefoundation for human progress.


  • This position requires a minimum of 12 years of design experience with increasing responsibility

  • Must have strong verbal and written communications skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels both internally and within the client organization.

  • PE license with ability to obtain a PE in Tennessee

  • BS degree in a related engineering design field

  • Experience in multi-discipline design projects

  • Management of large interdisciplinary engineering teams

  • Q clearance or eligibility to obtain a “Q”

  • Sole USA Citizenship is required. No Dual citizens or visas for this role

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideal candidate would have 12-16 years of experience

  • Demonstrated experience in successful cost, schedule and contract management of engineering design projects

  • NQA-1 experience

  • Previous experience working with teaming subcontractors to produce a consolidate design

  • Previous DOE Nuclear project experience

  • Current or former US security clearance

  • Master’s in engineering preferred

  • A person residing a commutable distance from our Oak Ridge, TN office

Essential Functions Work Environment

Equipment and Machines: Standard office PC, with software will be provided

Building Information Management design software


On-Site Security training is mandatory before performing project duties.

Timely response to resolve issues is expected.

Travel required – As needed

OTHER ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS U.S. Citizenship required.

Valid driver's license is required. Must be able to work in a team atmosphere.

Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.

Must take and pass a pre-employment drug and background check.


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Job Project Management

Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Oak Ridge-20355-OKT

Job Type Experienced

Travel No

Req ID: PFO0001P8