Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management. Our 50,000+ employees in 400+ locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.
During our 125 years in the UK, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the country’s most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility.
That’s because Jacobs is much more than just a traditional engineering company.
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Our UK buildings group is involved with an unusually diverse range of projects that include hi-tech, industrial, research, aviation, rail, education, infrastructure, and defence both within the UK and overseas. The group works closely with a range of in house services to bring a unique blend of technical excellence and truly single source capability to clients.
Our integrated design teams are shifting the emphasis of building design for our clients from a single discipline mind-set to one of fully integrated thinking; working enthusiastically and seamlessly across disciplines using BIM and other tools to deliver high value sustainable solutions.
We are looking for Graduate Electrical Engineers who appreciate the benefits of multidisciplinary working and want to be part of an integrated design process. Our teams across the UK have vacancies for Graduate Engineers willing to embrace the complete building design process and step outside the constraints of their own discipline to learn new skills and contribute holistically to the development of designs that exceed client expectations.
The role will principally entail:
Design of lighting and electrical engineering services
Design of power distribution including cable sizing and protection studies.
Design of complex heating systems
Contribute to design projects across offices and internationally where required
Application of industry standard design and calculation software
Liaising with clients, architects and other design team members
Preparation of reports, drawings and specifications
Developing and maintaining excellent client relationships
Project management of suitable projects
Compliance with design and QA procedures
Monitoring of installation works on site and observance of technical compliance and H&S matters
You will hold, or be working towards, an accredited BEng (Honours) In Electrical Engineering, ideally 2:1 or above
MEng in Electrical Engineering
Working in a project based environment you will have developed a clear communication style
Proven team working skills and demonstrate a strong customer focus
The ability to produce well presented reports
1 November 2019
Expected start date:
If interested, please submit your CV and Cover Letter when applying. Applicant’s require the right to live and work in the UK without visa and sponsorship requirements. This position does not cover relocation allowance.
At Jacobs we see safety differently - we strive to go ‘BeyondZero’ by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do.
We are committed to equality across our business and we work with external organisations such as STEM , WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and Stonewall . We are also Disability Confident Committed ; therefore, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.
We encourage applications from candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours’ contracts. Please also bear in mind that you do not need to meet 100% of the Essential Criteria to be considered for a position with Jacobs.
When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity which is the foundation of our business and at the centre of our values.
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As part of our Graduate Development Programme (GDP), our graduates enjoy completing a series of well-designed competencies which have been approved by senior leaders to help you on your way to achieving chartership status as well as enhancing your technical expertise and developing your business acumen.
Our additional benefits include:
- Permanent role with up to 32 days paid annual leave
- Flexible benefits including, Flexible hours, contributory pension scheme
- Residential 'Graduate offsite' weekend in the Lake District
- 360 support from line manager, buddies, mentor, Learning and Talent management and a wide graduate network or past and new cohort
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Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.
JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.