Plumbing / Fire Protection Engineer

Greenville, South Carolina
10 Sep 2016
16 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs serves the Chemicals, Pulp & Paper, Power & Utilities, High Tech and Consumer Products Industries. Jacobs provides full-service engineering, procurement, and construction management services for both new and existing facilities, offering environmental and water / wastewater support, energy audits, and hygienic / sanitary assessments. For projects of every scale we provide design, engineering, construction, commissioning, and maintenance services that support a facility's entire life cycle.

Primary Job Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Responsible for Plumbing, Safety, Fire and Loss Prevention Engineering for various projects (industrial and commercial facilities) worldwide for Jacobs
  • May act as a lead for junior engineers and designers to go to for assistance
  • Designs plumbing systems for industrial and manufacturing facilities
  • Code analysis for facilities to check compliance to local codes
  • Generation of fire protection performance specifications and review of contractor drawing submittals to check compliance with specifications

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or Fire Protection required
  • EIT preferred
  • At least 5 years of related plumbing and fire protection engineer experience required in industrial and manufacturing facilities
  • Working knowledge of plumbing and fire codes including IBC (International Building Code)
  • Capable of doing code analysis and creating fire protection performance specifications
  • Must be able to survey large industrial facilities which may require climbing of ladders
  • Domestic and/or International travel may be required
  • Working knowledge of AutoCad and Microstation
  • Knowledge of 3D design software (Smartplant 3D or PDS) would be a plus

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.