Principal Consultant
Mandaluyong City, Philippines Countrywide, Philippines
6d ago


Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professional and 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

Provide technical leadership for projects for in the Philippine power industry.

Formulate and develop innovative solutions to complex problems that are characterized by lack of precedent and specific guidance

Portrays a strong external reputation for technical skills in area of specialization and for ability to deliver solutions requiring the integration of a diverse range of specialist inputs

Business leader responsible for building capability within the Power Sector, in collaboration with other senior practitioners across APME and globally.

Works collaboratively with other team members to deliver goals and targets of the Power Operations Center and wider Buildings and Infrastructure team throughout APME and Globally.

Works collaboratively with existing asset management and operations & maintenance practitioners to refine and define this service offering and leads the strategic growth of this service offering.

Provides key technical input and linkages to the Power industry capability within Jacobs globally.

Tracks and contributes to industry developments - ensures Jacobs is applying the latest technical developments

Targets important areas for innovation and develops solutions that address work issues

Keeps abreast of new methods and developments impacting Jacobs to recommend change to current or new direction

Liaises with research bodies and leading technical individuals or organizations locally in the Philippines / Region

Has strong connection to industry and actively participates in industry events

Undertakes forward planning in alignment with commercial positioning strategies within the asset management market sector with a focus on Power

Oversees continuous improvement of processes

Proactively builds effective working relationships with other people both within own Region and with other Jacobs’ Regions

Mentors and supervises Associates and Consultants - aids or coaching as needed

Values and uses individual differences and talents in team from own Region and from other Jacobs’ Regions

Manages several projects and subcontractors, where relevant, determines the resources required to complete the project; assigns roles and responsibilities in collaboration with in collaboration with Section Lead and Director of Operations

Provides instruction and opportunities for observation to help others develop

Where relevant, involvement in recruitment discussions and targeting key skills acquisition

Conducts internal learning and development / knowledge-sharing on area of expertise within own Region and other Jacobs’ Regions

Is a recognized professional in field of asset management, particularly Power

About you

Degree in Engineering or equivalent

15+ years’ experience in power engineering or asset management

Proven experience as technical professional or lead on projects

Expert knowledge of relevant standards and guidelines

Well connected with the Power industry technical community

Ability to guide and mentor junior resources

Eligible for membership of the local Engineers Associations

Technical experience in asset management and the provision of strategic advice

Ability to deliver high quality outputs under tight time frames

Understanding of and ability to follow company and client policies and procedures

Self-motivated, with capacity to work both independently and as part of a team (including virtual teams spread over multiple locations)

Ability to think analytically and logically

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Excellent report writing capabilities

Previous experience within consulting industry and local Power companies, would be highly regarded

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we value people. Having the right balance of diversity, career and lifestyle enables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations.

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

To support your professional growth, Jacobs has a host of social, health and wellbeing events and initiatives that underpins our commitment to you.

Rethinking how you work, our culture at Jacobs means 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 global brand!

Exciting remuneration package awaits the successful candidates.

Apply Now!#LI-JR1

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

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