Senior Geotechnical Engineer
Mandaluyong City, PH
14d ago


Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professionaland scientific services including engineering, architecture, construction,operations and project management.

Our portfolio spans industrial,commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

  • As a geotechnical professional you will be provided with theopportunity to support the management, development and growth of Jacobs clientbase within infrastructure, mining, gas, power and water utilities sectors.
  • Toexcel in this role, strategic thinking and communication skills to influencepositive outcomes, effective leadership, development of new clientrelationships and technical delivery are key success factors.

  • Broader aspects of this position will require you to assistand manage bid processes, win work and provide support in the coaching andmentoring of new and existing Jacobs personnel to promote knowledge sharing andtechnical excellence within the team.
  • To excel in this role key success factors will include :
  • Able to lead a team of junior and intermediate engineers ona wide range of design and design review projects.
  • Provision of technical quality and innovation;
  • Proven experience undertaking and project managinggeotechnical field investigations and the use of associated geotechnicalsoftware;
  • Proven report writing skills;
  • Demonstrate strong business acumen and client relationshipskills;
  • Demonstrate good people management and mentoring skills;
  • Possess good communication skills that positively influenceoutcomes;
  • Have proven relevant effective project delivery experience;and
  • Demonstrate a broad geotechnical competency.
  • Establishes positive client relationships. Is proactive andanticipates client requirements. Takes personal responsibility for clientsatisfaction.
  • Meets long term client needs.

  • Shows genuine concern for clients’ needs, their emphasis onwhat is important and / or urgent and takes appropriate steps to meet theirexpectations.
  • Follows through ensures that there is follow up on clientenquires, request or complaints.
  • Assists with the growth of the work pipeline.
  • Identifies and contributes to geotechnical / multidisciplinebids.
  • As appropriate, undertakes Project Manager roles.
  • Support the geotechnical lead in developing and enhancingcapabilities and broadening areas of business.
  • Integrates new learning into work methods.
  • Completes tasks in accordance with plans.
  • Verifies that the recommended approach or presented solutionis correct and seeks guidance when the situation is unclear.
  • Recognizes and acts on present issues.
  • About you

  • Relevant undergraduate degree as a minimum.
  • Experience working in a team environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Sound experience in various areas of geotechnicalinvestigation, analysis and design.
  • At least 10-15 years geotechnical consultingexperience.
  • Sound understanding of relevant geotechnical standards anddesign software within areas of expertise.
  • Sound interpersonal and technical management skills.
  • Positive track record in client management and developmentin consulting.
  • Ability to build & maintain strong client & teamrelationships.
  • Knowledge of the Australian market place, in particularindustry and major clients.
  • Why Jacobs

    At Jacobs we value people. Having the right balance ofdiversity, career and lifestyle enables us to consistently deliver and exceedclients’ expectations.

    Working alongside industry leaders, you will have theopportunity to develop your career working on key projects in an environmentwhich encourages collaboration, knowledge sharing and innovation.

    To support your professional growth, Jacobs has a host ofsocial, health and wellbeing events and initiatives that underpins ourcommitment to you.

    Rethinking how you work, our culture at Jacobsmeans it’s all about what you do, not where you are, which counts!

    It’s a great time to join Jacobs. Achieve more with a globalbrand!

    Exciting remuneration package awaits the successfulcandidates.

    Apply Now! #LI-JR1

    Please note : If you are being represented by arecruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will needto apply directly to Jacobs.


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