Water / Wastewater Project Engineer

Jacobs   •  

Fresno, CA

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


5 - 7 years

Posted 46 days ago

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.

Position Summary:

Performs a variety of routine assignments involved in the coordination of various engineering, construction, purchasing, scheduling and start up aspects of a project. This individual typically performs as an assistant role to the Project Manager with discretionary authority for overseeing the construction administrative functions of the project. This individual will be stationed full time at one of our construction sites through the Acceptance Test period and closeout phase of the project. . This position requires strong verbal and written communication skills and be motivated to take on increasing work responsibilities towards the goal of being a project manager within a few years of the initial assignment

  • Strong knowledge of HSE procedures and practices
  • Proficient knowledge of project engineering processes and procedures
  • Proficient execution planning skills
  • Strong in organizing and managing complex construction activities
  • Working knowledge of project control systems
  • Working knowledge of estimating processes
  • Knowledge of proposals and bid processes
  • Understands engineering estimate basis
  • Understands contractual requirements for the pro


  • Bachelors degree in civil, structural, or mechanical engineering, construction management, or other related discipline
  • At least 6 years' experience as a Project Engineer
  • Experience with construction of $50M plus water and wastewater treatment plant projects
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite of tools, exposure to P6 schedule software, and document control software
  • Performed cost/revenue forecasts, client pay estimates, vendor invoices and subcontractor pay estimates, change management and schedule updates Preferred Qualifications
  • Design-Build experience
  • At least 8 years of construction experience at project sites
  • OSHA 30-hour certification

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.