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Jacobs Overview

Dallas, TX
10000+ employees
1947
Company - Public (JEC)
Construction, Repair & Maintenance
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Fluor, Bechtel, AECOM

Working at Jacobs

At Jacobs, our focus on building long-term client relationships has helped us become one of the largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional and construction services, including all aspects of architecture, engineering and construction, operations and ... Read more

Mission: To be the world’s premier design, engineering, construction and technical services firm delivering end-to-end, innovative solutions that provide superior value to our clients.

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    I worked at Jacobs full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great people to work. Gained great experience in my time there.

    Cons

    Lack of work and depth of Contract knowledge.

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Jacobs Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Jacobs.

    Interview

    i was scheduled for an interview and then had a family emergency. I asked to reschedule and they told me that "due to my inflexibility, i would not be considered.

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Company Updates

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    Information Technology Jobs

    Jacobs is seeking various IT professionals to support a number of government clients across the United States. These positions will enable the success of the US Department of Defense (DOD) and other governmental organizations by providing unmatched systems life-cycle solutions. Just one click...

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    Craft Professional Jobs

    Jacobs is seeking skilled industrial construction and maintenance tradespeople for positions in Vanscoy, Saskatchewan and Carseland, Alberta for shutdown and turnaround work as we grow our maintenance team in Canada. Click to learn more...

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Jacobs Awards & Accolades

  • Top 400 Contractors, Engineering News-Record (ENR), 2017
  • Top 500 Design Firms, Engineering News-Record (ENR), 2017
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