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Jacobs Construction Manager - Transportation in Portland, Oregon

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’re not just building structures, roads, and rapid transit, we’re helping our clients innovate and grow by designing, engineering, and executing the construction of their projects that are changing our world.

We're looking for a Construction Manager to be based in the Northwest Oregon area who is excited about working on projects supporting our clients’ business and business practices. Join us and you’ll have the chance to work on construction projects including roads, rapid transit, bridge, as well as industrial and commercial facilities. You’ll be accountable for orchestrating a number of construction related activities on civil focused projects including roads, highways, rail, and water/wastewater. You will be expected to be able to work with clients and contractors with the knowledge of construction practices including change management, safety, quality assurance, scheduling, estimating, price negotiations, and oversight of day-to-day activities.

Bring your curiosity, talent for multi-tasking and collaboration, and organizational skills and we’ll help you grow, pursue and fulfill what drives you – so we can make big impacts on the world, together. 

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in construction/engineering related field

  • 10+ years of experience in construction /management/inspection for transportation projects with a strong background in bridges, retaining walls, and other related structures.

  • Knowledge of construction including material, methods, plans and specifications; associated safety requirements.

  • Perform calculations using algebra, trigonometry and geometry.

  • Able and willing to work day or night shifts and/or flexible schedules including weekends as required to support the project requirements.

  • Must have and maintain a satisfactory driving record.

  • Ability to read and interpret water/waste water utility and structure plans and specifications.

  • Ability to read and interpret roadway, structure, and bridge plans and specifications.

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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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