Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and consultancy services for industrial, commercial and government organisations globally.
With more than 77,000 people globally, our teams collaborate, innovate and create. Our people are proud to have been behind some of the greatest consultancy and engineering feats over the past 70 years.
We foster a collaborative and inclusive environment for our people, and our partners, and we want you to be a part of our growing business.
To meet our growing UK business needs and future development aspirations we are seeking a Programme Consents Advisor for the Thames Tideway Tunnel project.
Working on Tideway project means much more than simply cleaning up the River Thames. You’ll be part of a team that will leave a legacy for London that will far outlive the project.
All those working on the project are encouraged to volunteer their time toward important causes and given five days of volunteer leave’ each year.
We’re also changing the face of the construction industry by building a truly inclusive and diverse workplace.
The position will based in Central London however alternative office locations may be considered for suitably qualified candidates.
The Programme Consents Advisors sit within the Programme Manager’s Team and provide technical advice to the Delivery Teams and independent assurance of Contractor Consents Works Information requirements in accordance with the Programme Manager’s Consents Assurance Framework and Project Execution Plan.
The TTT project has multiple and complex Development Consent Order (DCO) requirements, stakeholder consents and Third Party Agreement commitments that the project is under legal obligation to discharge.
Responsibility for discharging requirements, consents, and commitments rests primarily with the main works contractors whilst the Programme Manger provides strategic project-
wise consents assurance and support to the Project Manager in the delivery areas.
The role will provide support to the Delivery Area Teams to assure the Main Works Contractors performance in successfully obtaining and complying with the required consents.
The Programme Consents Advisors will also support the Consents Lead in providing oversight of key local authority relationships and will regularly engage with the Client Team to review and ensure effective reporting of strategic / programme wide consents performance.
The Consents Advisors are responsible for :
compliance along with proposed measures to remedy any issues.
Education and qualifications :
Skills and competencies :
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being of our employees first in everything we do.
We are committed to equality across our business and we promote STEM and WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) initiatives.
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We encourage applications from candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours’ contracts.
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