Mar 09, 2020

Principal Process Engineer

  • Jacobs
  • Brisbane
Full time Consulting Engineering Engineering (process) Industry Design


Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow. 

About the opportunity

Jacobs is renowned for the excellence of our technical consulting and project delivery expertise in the water industry. With a wealth of projects in the pipeline we are seeking to recruit an experienced Principal Process Engineer – Water. Reporting to the Section Lead – Water Engineering, this Brisbane-based Engineer will be a key member of our Water Engineering team. They will be responsible for the delivery of water engineering design projects to meet client needs, enhance client relationships and to build market share.
Some of the responsibilities of the role will include:

    • Provide technical inputs in the investigation, design and operation of water/wastewater systems
    • Planning and design of water and wastewater treatment facilities
    • Maintaining existing relationships with our key clients and attend meetings as required
    • Lead and contribute to identifying, sourcing and winning opportunities by building strong relationships with clients and leading and/ or writing proposals
    • Lead and support the delivery of water engineering designs and projects, including the development of innovative solutions to complex technical problems. Includes working collaboratively with a range of disciplines and mentoring/ supporting staff

About you

Essential Skills and Qualifications required for the role:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering (Process or chemical preferred)
  • RPEQ desirable but not essential
  • Significant experience working as a professional practitioner in the field of water engineering
  • Demonstrable industry profile
  • Process Engineering and discipline leadership
  • Excellent Client Engagement skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate, verbally and in writing, with clients, contractors, and project staff

Why Jacobs
We reflect our clients’ diversity at Jacobs. We value inclusion and diversity as it energises our people and encourages creativity, collaboration and innovation.  Our global culture of caring fosters a workplace where we value the safety, positive mental health, inclusion and belonging of all our employees.  Joining Jacobs introduces you to a variety of established global employee networks dedicated to empowering employees to maximise their potential through engagement and development opportunities across all career stages.
One of the many ways we thank our employees for their dedication and hard work, is offering quality, flexible benefit options that keep you and your family, physically and financially healthy.  You’ll have access to several employee benefits including professional/educational support, flexible work arrangements, salary sacrifice options, monthly social events or community involvement programs. It’s a great time to join Jacobs as we actively nurture and support our diverse employee and client networks across all ethnicities and cultures.  Achieve more and thrive with a global brand!  Apply online by clicking on the link below.



Job ID

BI 00090D

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