E&I Designer

Washington, West Virginia
12 Oct 2016
25 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
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

Designs components or portions of systems, and modifies existing designs to develop or improve them. Has considerable knowledge of the job. Has good understanding of the general and detailed aspects of the job and their practical applications to problems and situations ordinarily encountered. Performs work of more complex scope. Works under limited supervision; work is reviewed for adequacy on completion. Interacts with internal and external personnel on matters of moderate importance.

  • Works under the direction of the Instrumentation and Electrical overall Lead Designer or area Lead Designer at the project level
  • Performs drafting of all types of electrical drawings
  • Performs Raster image manipulation
  • Functional skills in the use of Smartplant review or other 3D model review programs
  • Functional skills in the use of LFM or other Laser Scan tools
  • Under supervised direction, assists on drawing layout and development applying industry and client standards and codes
  • Train and assist on 3D modelling
  • A good working understanding of materials and material specification
  • Continues development of his technical knowledge, skills and potential

  • 4+ years' of experience on medium sized or larger capital projects, from project inception to startup is required
  • Current knowledge of EPC work processes, administrative practices as well as familiarity with the various project phases and the scope/deliverables is required
  • CADD Drafting skills (AutoCAD and/or Microstation) required
  • Functional MS Office skills (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint) is required
  • Good oral and written communication skills required
  • Some exposure to 3D modeling is preferred
  • Continue familiarization with NEC and industry standards preferred
  • Associate's degree or 2 years related course work or equivalent 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.