JACOBS ENGINEERING GROUP INC. (NYSE:JEC) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers

JACOBS ENGINEERING GROUP INC. (NYSE:JEC) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

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As previously reported, on December18, 2017, the board of directors (the “Board”) of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (the “Company”) increased the number of directors from ten to eleven and appointed Barry L. Williams to fill such newly created vacancy. On January18, 2018, the Board appointed Mr.Williams to serve on the Audit Committee of the Board. The Board determined that Mr.Williams is “financially literate” as required by the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”), as such qualification is interpreted by the Board in its business judgment. The Board previously determined that Mr.Williams is an independent director under the corporate governance standards of the NYSE and the Company’s guidelines for determining independence.

Additionally, on January18, 2018, the Board appointed Robert A. McNamara to serve on the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board.

Item 5.02 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

On January17, 2018, the Company held its annual meeting of shareholders, at which the following items were voted upon:

Proposal No.: Election of Directors

Nominee

For Against Abstain

Joseph R. Bronson

88,933,257 3,163,687 65,332

Juan José Suárez Coppel

91,471,541 561,817 128,918

Robert C. Davidson, Jr.

89,405,143 2,694,680 62,453

Steven J. Demetriou

90,923,503 1,003,413 235,360

General Ralph E. Eberhart

90,705,802 1,327,780 128,694

Dawne S. Hickton

91,775,385 259,554 127,337

Linda Fayne Levinson

89,721,192 2,376,915 64,169

Robert A. McNamara

91,858,686 171,867 131,723

Peter J. Robertson

90,988,217 1,047,279 126,780

Christopher M.T. Thompson

91,778,432 256,072 127,772

There were 13,229,589 broker non-votes in the election of directors

Proposal No.: Advisory Vote to Approve the Company’s Executive Compensation

For

Against

Abstain

87,935,376

3,807,585 419,315

There were 13,229,589 broker non-votes on the proposal.

Proposal No.: Ratification of the Appointment of Ernst& Young LLP as the Company’s Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm for the Fiscal Year Ending September28, 2018

For

Against

Abstain

103,575,184

1,665,626 151,055

There were no broker non-votes on the proposal.


About JACOBS ENGINEERING GROUP INC. (NYSE:JEC)

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. is a technical professional services company. The Company provides a range of technical, professional and construction services to industrial, commercial and governmental clients. The Company’s services include Project Services; Process, Scientific, and Systems Consulting Services; Construction Services, and Operations and Maintenance Services. It operates four lines of business (LOBs): Petroleum and Chemicals; Buildings and Infrastructure; Aerospace and Technology, and Industrial. It caters its services to various sectors, such as oil and gas exploration, production and refining; chemicals and polymers; programs for various national governments, including aerospace, defense, and environmental programs; buildings; infrastructure and telecommunications; mining and minerals; pharmaceuticals and biotechnology; power; pulp and paper; technology and manufacturing, and food and consumer products.

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