Jacobs Turnaround Manager in Casablanca, Morocco

Turnaround Manager


With2016 revenues of approximately $10.9 billion, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.(Jacobs) is one of the largest publicly traded (NYSE: JEC) and diverseproviders of professional technical services in the world. Founded in1947, the company now has nearly 54,000 employees that help us prosper indiverse industries by holding true to our values and culture. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, our global network spans more than 230 officesin countries across North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East,Australia, Africa and Asia.

Thecompany’s service portfolio consists of a comprehensive range of businesssolutions related to engineering, architecture, construction, operations andmaintenance and scientific and specialty consulting.

Position Summary

Assigned to activities related to the execution of turnarounds. Participates in the formulation of regional turnaround policies. Formulates and directs implementation of turnaround policies and programs for client sites. Ensures the overall administration and technical directions, coordination, and direct line responsibilities both in the field the home office in a managerial capacity. Responsible for the successful completion of all turnaround and home office support activities.

Core Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the overall planning and organization of the total turnaround effort to include such areas as

  • Overall plan and layout

  • Organization

  • Standard and special field operating procedures

  • Coordinates with the client, project management and project services in setting up required reporting procedures and formats for client and Jacobs’ management needs.

  • Reviews construction cost, estimates, budgets, forecasts and schedules. Also reviews certain specifications and drawings for economic constructability.

  • Participates in the resolution of major problems such as labor disputes, workforce staffing, material delivery and contract/subcontract administration.

  • Coordinates with the project managers, design engineers, procurement, planning and scheduling and other personnel in setting and maintaining priorities to ensure timely performance sufficient to keep the overall project on schedule and within budget.

  • Directs the Site management teams in the overall turnaround efforts.

  • Provides counseling and guidance to Site Teams.

  • Participates in the review and/or development of functional operations and controls

  • Reviews and approves preliminary estimate and turnaround schedules as required

  • Participates in the engineering and operations review meetings

  • Management review meetings where approvals of tentative schedules and budgets are made.

  • Participates In proposal preparation, project planning and scheduling by furnishing expertise on turnaround methods and equipment, labor productivity guidelines, and estimates of distributable expenses and labor wage rates.



  • Minimum of 15 years of experience in turnaround activities

  • Maintenance experience with a minimum of 10 years of experience in the Mining and or Chemical/Refining industry.

  • Thorough knowledge of all field engineering disciplines, all turnaround technologies and project management.

  • A recognized degree in an engineering or scientific discipline OR

  • Specialized courses In construction management AND/OR

  • Extensive actual work experience leading to the thorough understanding of the knowledge described above.

Primary Location Morocco-Morocco Countrywide-Casablanca

Req ID: FS 00024U