Jacobs Midstream I&E Engineer in Houston, Texas

Midstream I&E 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:

  • Review and design of P&IDs

  • Coordinates and leads the work of designers and drafters

  • Check control systems documentation for completeness and correctness

  • Conduct field surveys of existing facilities equipment

  • Perform calculations related to instrument systems

  • Prepare RFQ packages for electrical and instrumentation equipment

  • Sizing of all electrical and instrumentation equipment

  • Prepare instrument and equipment data sheets

  • Read and develop engineering specifications


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering required.

  • At least 1 year experience with instrumentation Engineering

  • 5 years oil/gas and/or EPC experience

  • Need to have control systems & instrumentations experience

  • Knowledge of Pump motors, VFD's, MCC's

  • Generate all required engineering documents, such as RFQs, One Line Diagrams, Load Calculations and Lists, electrical and controls specifications, arc flash studies, control narratives, cause and effect matrices, short circuit studies, the instrumentation portion of P&IDs, etc.

  • Knowledge and experience of pipeline industry construction, pump stations, compressor stations, storage tanks, terminals, construction techniques, and hazards.

  • Experience with designing instrumentation and controls for custody metering station and LACT units

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-Texas-Houston

Req ID: ECR0000VD