296 employees reported this benefit
Paid time off & holidays are available to eligible Jacobs Engineering employees.
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Under the new system, there's less time provided than under the old.
Adequate time off when work load allows time to take it.
3-5 weeks annually depending on tenure
Normal PTO offering for an AE firm
PTO rolls over to the next year and is capped at a certain amount.
I think this is pretty decent overall. It is better than other industries that I've heard of.
I would say it's competitive to pretty good for the federal contract side of things but I found myself wishing for a lot more time just for the mental health breaks needed from horrible management.
Standard vacation provided for EPC. Time off with approval.
They are pretty standard across companies
All time off is classified as personal time (PTO) and is lumped into one pool of hours. You can use it for vacation or sick leave as-needed. Generally it is not a big deal to take time off if you are professional and manage your work well.