Jacobs provides dynamic management consulting services to a variety of clients including Federal and state governments, airports, K-12 schools and higher education. Our consulting practice engages with clients at all levels to develop and implement sustainable and efficient asset management strategies. This role reports to a Senior Consultant, Operations Manager, or Managing Principal.
Entry-Level (EL) Consultant within the Asset Management Group is an entry-level position responsible for working within the Company’s Buildings, Infrastructure and Advanced Facilities (BIAF) Strategic Consulting Practice.
The Asset Management Group (AMG) consulting practice focuses on providing leadership to public and private sector organizations improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the management of the built environment. Engagements range from studies and implementation of asset management programs to business process re-engineering and portfolio optimization.
In a participatory role, the EL Consultant supports multiple aspects of technical consulting projects including but not limited to operation and maintenance strategy programs and a variety of facility assessment types.Incumbent will support project and program managers in the cyclical activities of creating proposals and fee estimates, drafting project documents, coordinating logistics, managing data/documents/communications, supporting field activities and creating reports. Incumbent participates in project and client meetings as a technical and administrative resource ensuring that project requirements are met.
Participates as project team member and is responsible for the coordination and delivery of multiple aspects along a project’s lifecycle.
Performs various project roles depending on the current need. Tasks may include administrative duties, field assessment/data gathering execution, quality control reviews of documents and data, data entry activities, cost estimating, report writing, client research, etc.
Interprets project scope documents related to schedule, scope, process, quality, level of effort and deliverable requirements.
Manages calendar of events and deliverable schedules for multiple projects
Schedules meetings, communicates status updates and processes information on behalf of the project/program manager.
Ability to travel to project sites in excess of 25% (locally and internationally)
B.A./B.S. or higher degree in business administration, architecture, engineering, finance & accounting, or related field from an accredited university
Highly proficient in MS Office Suite including advanced Excel/Access features
Highly organized file management skills
Highly regemented time management skills.
Document/data/communications management experience preferred
Must be a quick study with the capability to self-direct research on asset manangement philosophies, approaches and outcomes.
Must be a proficient problem solver
High situational awareness and safety consciousness
Advanced interpersonal skills in order to work with clients and/or project teams.
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.
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.