Jacobs Mechanical Engineer in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Mechanical Engineer


Recognized as a leader in the EPC industry and ranked as the #2 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine, we primarily serve the oil & gas, refining & petrochemical and chemicals industries providing engineering and construction of some of the world's largest refinery and petrochemical complexes. Our services include execution of major revamps and grassroots projects across petroleum refining, gas processing, liquefied natural gas, and associated offsite and environmental facilities worldwide.

Position Summary

The candidate will research, develop, design, and test a variety of equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial and industrial purposes.

  • Performs routine aspects of engineering requiring knowledge and application of basic engineering principles under close supervision

  • Work is reviewed for adequacy and accuracy.

  • Evaluates the desired goal of the system and develops, designs, or selects the required equipment, power controls, piping, structures and earthwork to achieve the goal.

  • Performs calculations and evaluations in the design of equipment and systems for industrial and commercial applications.

  • Participates in planning, cost development and management, and scheduling for assigned projects

  • Maintains effective communication with project team members and with the customer.

  • May use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering task.


  • BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering required

  • 7 years of experience required

  • PE registration preferred

  • MS Office software experience preferred

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.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Louisiana-Baton Rouge

Req ID: ECR0000HG