Graduate Project Manager

**Graduate Project Manager**

**Description**

**Unlock your purpose**

It’s one thing to dream up new solutions. At Jacobs, we also deliver them.

What drives you drives us as we work to build a better world – together. At Jacobs, every day is an opportunity to make the world better, more connected, more sustainable. We’re powered by more than 50,000 people across the globe who deliver innovative scientific, technical, professional and program-management solutions for public and private clients around the world.

**Join our 2021 Graduate Program!**

On Jacobs’ Graduate Program you will work on real projects, bids and tenders from the get-go. Gaining valuable experience to build on your theoretical knowledge, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with a range of experts and industry leaders to help guide, mentor and shape your career.

Our Graduates are well supported with professional and personal development programs in place to help guide you to be the best you can be. You will be part of the Jacobs Careers Network which is a global program dedicated to empowering employees to maximise their potential through engagement and development opportunities across all career stages. The employee-led network helps members see the opportunities available at Jacobs, feel connected to the company and their global colleagues, gain exposure to leaders, and helps you to shape and fulfil your career aspirations.

**About the Opportunity: Graduate Project Manager (Auckland)**

Jacobs’ Integrated Project Delivery Services team delivers cost management, project controls and risk management services to a range of clients in the infrastructure, resources and built environment sectors. As part of the Jacobs group there is significant diversity in the clients and projects we advise. Our projects have included Large Scale Rail Projects across Australia/NZ, Water Infrastructure Projects, and works for local councils such as Kaikoura District Council – Earthquake Repairs, Environmental Coastal Modelling projects. We strive to deliver value to our clients through a combination of significant experience and expertise and leading-edge technology.

An exciting opportunity exists for a graduate to join our Project Management team in Auckland in 2021. In this role you will support our Senior Project Managers in delivering projects from Concept Design through to Completion. You will build solid relationships with our clients and work with the IPDS team to deliver projects on time and budget to our clients. There is also the opportunity to work on bids and undertake technical writing.

**About You**

At Jacobs we value people. Having the right balance of diversity, career and lifestyle enables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations. Our global culture of caring fosters a workplace where we value the safety, positive mental health, inclusion and belonging of all our employees.

To support your professional growth, Jacobs’ flexible working arrangements, extended leave options and a host of social, health and wellbeing events and initiatives will underpin our commitment to you.

The successful candidate will:

+ Have completed your degree by January 2021 (Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical or similar) and/or Commerce)

+ Possess strong leadership skills

+ Have the ability to work independently and in a team to learn from another perspective

+ Communicate exceptionally well

+ Ask questions and challenge the norm

+ Possess the right to work in New Zealand

Does this sound like you? To become a Graduate at Jacobs, apply today! **Please include the following documents** so we are able to make an informed decision. Incomplete applications cannot be considered;

+ Resume

+ Cover letter – tell us about yourself, which **specific discipline** you have a passion for and where you see your career developing

+ Academic record

+ Working rights – Scan/Copy of your Birth Certificate or Passport (Visa if applicable)

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.

**Job** Project Management

**Primary Location** New Zealand-New Zealand Countrywide-Auckland-NZ Auckland Office

**Job Type** Graduate Job

**Req ID:** ANZ0000ZK