Jacobs Midstream Water Engineer III in Houston, Texas

Midstream Water Engineer III


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:

  • Work with Houston engineers to design, construct and operate salt water disposal wells and pipeline gathering systems

  • Generate detailed project scope and bid documents for pipeline and facility projects

  • Provide operational support to the field level staff

  • Perform pipeline integrity inspections and mechanical integrity tests

  • Develop AFE cost estimates

  • Track actual costs and monitor expenditures for all AFEs and Budget

  • Involved in project activities with multiple entities including E&P (Houston and field), Land, Marketing, Legal, and Accounting along with external entities such as contractors, equipment providers, government agencies, regulatory bodies, landowners, and other producers

  • Participate in projects as needed with Company growth

  • Travel as required for project engineering & construction oversight


  • Mechanical, Civil or Electrical Engineering degree preferred

  • E&P and Midstream experience

  • Experience in pipeline gathering systems and Saltwater Disposal operation

  • Well versed in I&E and SCADA

  • At least 1 year of Midstream industry experience regarding design, construction and operation of water, crude and gas facilities

  • Strong interpersonal and analytical skills

  • Ability to work with internal and external contacts

  • Positive, self-starting attitude

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: ECR0000VC