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.
As a Ports & Maritime Engineer, you'll have the chance to work with our global multi-disciplinary team of engineers on ports and maritime projects worldwide. You'll be involved as part of the team with design, analysis, and delivery of projects ranging from local waterfront projects to large scale international port developments.
The position will involve coordination and design of structural rehabilitation and retrofit projects as well as new marine structures. You will have the opportunity to serve as a full-time or part-time resident engineer on infrastructure development projects throughout the New York City metropolitan area. During your time with us, you will lead or assist in the preparation of structural calculations/designs, contract drawings and specifications, cost estimates, construction schedules, engineering reports, and construction/field reports. You will be given the opportunity to interface with clients and subconsultants, give presentations and work on technical proposals.
This position provides excellent growth opportunity and professional visibility as part of a world class ports and maritime practice.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering field from an ABET accredited university or college is required
Masters of Science Degree in Civil Engineering with a concentration in Structural Engineering is preferred
Minimum of 2 years of progressive experience as a Structural Engineer is required; 4-5 years of experience is preferred
Professional Engineer License (or the ability to obtain one within one year) is required (New York State if preferred)
Excellent writing and communication skills (samples of writing to be provided by applicants)
Working knowledge of building codes and concrete, steel and timber design is required
Familiarity with international codes such as the Eurocode and British Standard is preferred
Experience in preparation of construction drawings and specifications
Proficiency and fundamental understanding of structural analysis programs (STAAD.Pro preferred)
Ability to manage multiple tasks and small projects independently
Field work and construction experience is preferred
Experience in designing, estimating, rehabilitation or supervising construction of marine structures and facilities is preferred
Experience in working with NYC agencies such as DEP, MTA, DDC, DOT, etc. is preferred
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.