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Jacobs Entry Level Project Engineer – Ports and Maritime in Virginia Beach, Virginia

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.

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Your Impact:

Are you aspiring to be an Entry Level Project Engineer? If so, this is the opportunity for you! You’ll have tremendous growth potential supporting the Ports and Maritime team across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast helping delivering complex maritime infrastructure development projects from planning through construction.

By joining us, you’ll work on civil and structural design for maritime infrastructure development projects in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions and will have exposure to our global portfolio of projects and design resources. Also, you’ll provide general preliminary engineering support for early-phase feasibility and planning projects. Technically we’ll have you support with design development, including calculations, specifications, cost estimates, and CAD drafting.

You’ll be an asset during construction support for ongoing projects at Virginia Port Authority (VPA) facilities while assisting with coordination with Port operations. Field inspection and assessment work will provide great exposure to the client and project sites.

Working together, we’ll help you grow and pursue what fulfills you so that we can make impacts on the future – big and small, global and local.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

  • EIT or Professional Engineer (PE) License

  • Experience with structural modeling software (STAAD / SAP / etc.)

  • Professional project experience with AutoCAD

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Master’s degree in Engineering

  • Experience in the design, rehabilitation and inspection of marine structures and/or facilities

  • Experience with cost estimating and services during construction on transportation projects.

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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.