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Jacobs Assistant Project Manager - Buildings in Boston, Massachusetts

Your Impact:

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.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

At Jacobs, we’re not just building structures, we’re helping our clients innovate and grow by designing, engineering, and executing the construction of their state-of-the-art facilities that are changing our world.  If you’re interested in a rewarding career working on ENR's #1 Construction Management-for-Fee firm, then Jacobs is where you belong.

We’re seeking an Assistant Project Manager to join our team in Providence, RI to focus on multiple projects in Rhode Island and Southern Massachusetts involving Higher Educational Clients, K-12 public schools, State building and Healthcare projects. In this role, you’ll assist Project Managers by analyzing and developing reports, meeting minutes, correspondence, invoices, financial spreadsheets, and project schedules. You may serve in different roles. For example, you may be the site lead, working closely with clients and project stakeholders on one project, while supporting a team as a field engineer on another. You’ll provide effective project management to manage budgets, maintain project schedules, oversee contractors and deliver projects to the quality and expectations of our clients.

Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow, and succeed.  

Here’s what you’ll need :

  • Bachelor degree in Architecture, Engineering discipline or Construction related field

  • 5 years of related construction project management experience with public and private building projects

  • Proven experience being part of the design/construction process that includes pre-construction planning, budgeting, scheduling, programming, A/E/C team selection, design, and construction management

  • Experience supporting multiple projects concurrently

  • Demonstrated interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Valid driver’s license and willingness to travel to client sites based on business needs

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Professional certification, such as Construction Manager-in-Training (CMIT), Engineer in Training

  • OSHA 10 certification

  • Experience with Primavera P6 scheduling software


At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.