Jacobs Project Engineer in Metairie, Louisiana
Recognized as a leader in the EPC industry and ranked as the #2 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine for the second consecutive year, we provide planning, design, build, and maintenance of upstream and midstream oil and gas facilities and infrastructure. With over 5,000 employees across North America, we service exploration, production, storage, and transportation of crude oil and natural gas to end users, both offshore and onshore. We bring together many different aspects including Pipeline and Facilities groups, onshore and offshore offices, and engineering services to help meet the demands of our clients.
Performs a variety of routine assignments involved in either the coordination of various engineering, construction, purchasing, scheduling and start up aspects of a project, or the technical excellence of the engineering portion of a project across all disciplines. This individual is typically responsible for serving as a Project Engineer on large projects. It is an administrative position requiring the exercise of discretion and independent judgment in the coordination of the various aspects of a project operation.
Oversees the engineering activity (all disciplines) on a small project, or designated portions of a project for a global business unit
Plans and directs engineering assignments on the project
Have technical responsibilities for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating these assignments
Supervises the engineering activity on a relative small size project or designated portions of a larger project
May exercise operational supervision over other project engineers when in a designated lead position
Demonstrated strong knowledge of industry standards and design criteria within the engineering industry
Strong knowledge of HSE procedures and practices
Proficient knowledge of project engineering processes and procedures
Proficient execution planning skills
Strong in organizing and managing complex engineering activities
Working knowledge of project control systems
Working knowledge of the EPC business and TIC estimating processes
Knowledge of proposals and bid processes
Understands engineering estimate basis
Understands contractual requirements for the project
Recognized Bachelor's degree in engineering or technical field from an accredited college or University required
BS in an Engineering field with a minimum of 11 years' experience as a Project Engineer or a minimum of 15 years' experience as a Lead Engineer required
Familiar with Engineering codes and standards required
Advanced level knowledge of computer applications and other engineering tools required
Professional Engineering certification in related discipline preferred
Oil and gas experience required
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-Metairie
Req ID: ECR0000MT