Jacobs Senior Project Engineer - Ammonia/Urea in Casablanca, Morocco

Senior Project Engineer - Ammonia/Urea


With 2016 revenues of approximately $10.9 billion, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs) is one of the largest publicly traded (NYSE: JEC) and diverse providers of professional technical services in the world. Founded in 1947, the company now has nearly 54,000 employees that help us prosper in diverse industries by holding true to our values and culture. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, our global network spans more than 230 offices in countries across North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Australia, Africa and Asia.

The company’s service portfolio consists of a comprehensive range of business solutions related to engineering, architecture, construction, operations and maintenance and scientific and specialty consulting.

Technical/Functional Responsibilities

  • Acts as “hands on” engineering manager by having a lively interest in all activities of the engineering work; participates in getting problems solved and the work completed in time

  • Prepares either the Proposal Engineering Plan or, as part of the Project Execution Plan, the Project Engineering Plan, under which the engineering divisions can proceed

  • Communicates with/reports to the Project Manager for project execution matters such as progress of the work, outstanding matters, etc. However, with the understanding that the Project Manager has certain authorities

  • Represents Engineering and the Project Manager at client meetings re-engineering matters

  • Ensures that the project team key members for engineering & design understand scope of work

  • Reports variations from scope, budget and schedule to the Engineering Manager and the Project Manager if they have to be involved for corrective action

  • Holds formal schedule review meetings, assures that scheduled design and purchasing activities can be started on time

  • Coordinates and reviews the scope of work to be included in subcontracts

  • Consults Manager of Projects on general matters of staffing; quality of work; performance of his team members; project procedures and project engineering working methods. The Manager may check, review and audit the work of the Project Engineer at any time

Responsibilities includes

  • Coordination of all work to be performed by the technical discipline

  • Cost, planning, scope and quality assurance of the technical work

  • The approval of technical documents prepared by the project team

  • Verifying adherence to the (basic) engineering & design proposal documents and those in-house documents used for estimating

  • The control of engineering & design documents and vendor prints

  • The technical write-ups for contract variations (client changes: on client’s request or identified)

  • Adherence to the Project Execution Plan and project procedures


  • Must have sound execution experience in Ammonia AND Urea Projects in last 5 YEARS

  • Master or Bachelor degree in Engineering or equivalent

  • Preferably with 10 to 15 years of experience in Engineering

  • Preferably with experience in site engineering

  • Proven ability to work with people of different disciplines

Primary Location Morocco-Morocco Countrywide-Casablanca

Req ID: FS 00024W