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Jacobs Project Manager - Construction (Fishkill, NY) in Poughkeepsie, New York

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, we’re helping our clients achieve excellence by designing, engineering, and constructing their state-of-the-art facilities. 

The Electronic and Physically Security Program team is looking for an experienced Project Manager to oversee all facets of the project in close collaboration with the Superintendent, Project Executive, and Client. As the Project Manager you’ll have a commanding knowledge of all project elements across cost/quality/time/safety and be the primary voice and point of contact for project management direction including high level organization, administration, and planning. In addition to closely managing overall project schedule, you’ll focus heavily on reviewing and processing cost estimates, submittals, RFIs, pay applications, and design changes, as well as leading the communication and coordination among and across both the sub/contractors and Client staff (e.g. leading regular project meetings).

Located in Fishkill, NY; the initial project is expected to be multi-year with little to no travel, with subsequent project work available across a statewide multi-year program. This role is a leadership position within both the project and organization and offers the right person extensive opportunity to impact project, and overall program success. Through direct employment with Jacobs, you will have world class resources made available to empower you to grow and succeed both in your immediate project role and over the course of your construction career.

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • High School Diploma

  • 8+ years of experience in construction involving multiple phases of large-scale buildings/rehabilitation projects with minimum 4 years in Project Manager / Assistant Project Manager role

  • Extensive knowledge of construction management methods and systems including document management/reporting systems

  • Demonstrated knowledge of building systems/components and technology, contract management, project delivery methods, and team and client relationship management

  • Work will require access to secure facilities and employment will be dependent on clearing a criminal background check

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Working knowledge of Primavera/P6 scheduling software

  • OSHA 30 Hour Certification

  • Experience managing constructing projects with significant low voltage system and/or security system SOW



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.