Telecom Project Engineer

Jacobs Engineering Acworth, GA
Jacobs Telecommunication has been at the forefront of creating a new generation of wireless communication infrastructure for over 40 years. We specialize in network development – complete telecom life cycle solutions, which has ranked us in ENR's Top 20 Design Firms for the telecommunications sector in 2014. While the wireless world is ever changing, the demand for innovative technology and long term support services remains constant. These services include site acquisition, design and construction, to full operations, maintenance, and deconstruction.

Position Summary

Excellent opportunity with our wireless telecommunications group in Acworth, GA. The Project Engineer will be responsible for the design engineering drawings and related documents for wireless telecommunications client projects. This position will interpret client requirements and prepare contract documents.

Design engineering drawings and related construction documents for client projects. Interpret client requirements and prepare contract documents. Manage production and quality of deliverables for multiple client projects - working directly with engineers and CAD personnel.

Duties & Responsibilities:

* Design and produce Contract Documents for construction.

* Conform design to local jurisdictional requirements for land use and permitting.

* Provide engineering designs for sites with a "best value" mentality.

* Work with CAD Lead to direct AutoCAD Draftsmen and provide quality reviews for Construction Documents

* Review work prior to final sign off

* Develop standard details and standard site layouts for site types.

* Modify and/or refine details during project to improve design.

* Manage other assigned personnel to optimize efficiency of group production.

* Adhere to Jacobs electronic and paper file standards.

* Complete projects in a timely manner with little or no supervision; apply existing drawing formats to new projects. .

* Coordinate with other managers, consultants and contractors on project to ensure quality performance

* 2-4 years related engineering experience is required; wireless telecom design experience is preferred; utility experience a plus;

* Civil/Structural Engineering degree from an accredited university is required;

* Functional to proficient with AutoCAD required;

* Good oral and written communication skills required;

* Strong computer skills required;

* Solid understanding and experience working with GIS & satellite information systems;

* Solid proficiency in specified engineering discipline and general understanding of other disciplines preferred;

* PE license is preferred;

Local candidates 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.