Jacobs Mechanical Engineer in Englewood, Colorado

Mechanical Engineer


Recognized as a leader in the EPC industry and ranked as the #1 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

Researches, develops, and designs a variety of equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for industrial purposes. Has comprehensive understanding of principles, theories, concepts, and industry practices and standards and their application. Responsible for performing all aspects of engineering and design. Works under minimal supervision, work is reviewed for adequacy on completion. May provide some technical guidance to less experienced design and engineering personnel.

  • Under direct supervision, performs engineering activities.

  • Prepare engineering specifications and requisition packages for inquiry and purchase.

  • Prepare technical bid evaluations and make recommendations for purchase.

  • Review supplier data to assure specifications and project requirements are met.

  • Review critical path and long lead equipment packages.

  • Provide technical direction for project machinery selection.

  • Coordinate client requirements and standards.

  • Interface with suppliers for compliance with equipment performance metrics.

  • Keen safety awareness.

  • Able to perform job walks wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) in an operating facility.


  • Recognized Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in engineering or technical field from an accredited college or University required.

  • 4-7 years of relevant experience required.

  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) required.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required.

  • Prior experience Prior experience in Oil and Gas is preferred.

  • Experience with mechanical requisitions, equipment sizing, specifications, and equipment selection preferred.

  • Registered P.E. license 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-Colorado-Englewood

Req ID: ECR00017R