Mechanical Engineer

Lakeland, Florida
21 Oct 2016
04 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Summary

Researches, develops, designs, and tests a variety of equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial and industrial purposes. Independently applies advanced engineering techniques and analysis within the discipline. Develops designs that require innovation and ingenuity. Work performed with minimal supervision; has considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments.

  • Under direct supervision, performs engineering activities
  • Must be capable of preparing specifications, data sheets, inquiries and technical bid tabs, and performing drawing reviews of mechanical equipment
  • 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
  • Recognized Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in engineering or technical field from an accredited college or University required
  • 7+ years' of relevant experience required
  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required
  • Mechanical Requisitions, Pipe Stress Analysis, Fume Exhaust, Dust Collection, Material Handling Equipment (conveyors, pneumatic conveyors), Vessel/Bin sizing and analysis calculations, HVAC Equipment Sizing, Specification, and Selection, Duct Sizing experience 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.