Jacobs Senior Mechanical Engineer (HVAC, Fire Protection) in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Senior Mechanical Engineer (HVAC, Fire Protection)


JACOBS is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical and management services. We offer a full-spectrum of consultancy support to commercial, government and industrial clients across many sectors.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Position Summary

The successful candidate will report functionally to the CSA Department Manager and on a project basis to the Lead HVAC Engineer or Project Manager in accordance with the project structure.

Job Description

Developing HVAC design on numerous projects includingcommercial, residential, oil & gas industrial facility buildings.

Performing HVAC engineering design activities at all phasesof project (conceptual to detail design).

Preparation of mechanical engineering calculations insupport of HVAC systems design including heat load calculations, duct sizing,chilled water hydraulics, static pressure calculations, equipment sizing &selection, etc.

Good knowledge of ventilation and air conditioning systemsand a successful track record of delivering detailed designs to the highestinternational standards.

Working knowledge of various building services design codesand standards such as ASHRAE, NFPA, IBC, IFC, IPC, IMC and other Internationaldesign codes & standards.

Performing engineering evaluations, feasibility studies,conceptual and final design, cost estimates, and engineering calculations.

Good knowledge in design of HVAC Systems including DX(constant & variable), Chilled Water (constant & variable).

Capable in writing technical reports, review of designpackages, material submittals & shop drawings.

Coordinate with clients, contractors and vendors duringdetail design & construction.

Preparation of proposals including concept development andman-hour estimation for project bidding purposes.

Data collection from site and preparation of As-builts.



Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline with a minimum of 10 years of experience, with Major Experience into HVAC Design. Middle east experience is required .

Excellent communication and time management skills.

Experience using computer HVAC design tools, HAP, AutoCAD, Revit MEP and other Microsoft software tools.

Primary Location Saudi Arabia-Saudi Arabia Countrywide-Al Khobar

Req ID: ECR0000B5