Jacobs Process Lead in Dublin, Ireland

Process Lead


JACOBS is one of the worlds largest and most diverse providers of professional, technical and construction services. We offer career opportunities across the world and across the spectrum from planning & design to construction & operation.

Within water and wastewater, we are one of the leading companies where we deliver end - to - end services from strategic consultancy to construction and maintenance for our core clients.

Within our teams, we have a number of water related roles. These roles could comprise working on any or all of the following project stages:

  • Concept stage design

  • Front End Engineering Design

  • Detailed design and/or review

  • Technical support and construction supervision

  • Commissioning and handover

Primary Responsibilities

We are looking for a Process Lead to get involved in these interesting and challenging projects. As a Process Lead you may be working on clean water and/or wastewater treatment (municipal and industrial) and clean water and sewage transfer systems.

Responsibilities are likely to include:

  • Assist relevant staff/teams on process issues

  • Process Lead for the design for small/medium projects

  • Leading a process design team to complete scopes of work within agreed time frames

  • Liaising with the Project Engineer and other design team members

  • Working with the programme Quality Manager and Project Manager to meet Health and Safety and overall project quality objectives

  • Ensuring project financial performance within process discipline budget on projects

  • Developing and maintaining excellent relationships with other discipline leads on projects


Essential :

  • Chartered engineer (ideally IChemE/CIWEM)

  • Significant post graduate experience

  • Significant experience in the design of water/wastewater treatment plants

  • Experience playing a lead role in process design teams to complete scopes of work within agreed time frames and guidelines

  • Minimum of a Degree or Honours Degree in a process engineering related discipline, eg chemical engineering

  • Proven ability to work as part of a team, liaising directly with client and other project team members

  • Experience of budget management and financial performance

Desirable :

  • Experience in construction/installation and commissioning of plant

  • Experience in operation of plant

  • Experience in treatment plant and pump station instrumentation and control systems

  • Good working knowledge of different contract types and procurement options

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

Primary Location Ireland-Ireland Countrywide-Dublin

Req ID: EU/00021A