Mechanical Engineer

Jacobs Engineering San Ramon , CA 94582

Posted 6 months ago

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

This position requires a working knowledge of Mechanical Engineering skills on large construction distribution projects Responsibilities include review of both plans and onsite work. Be able to independently apply 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.

  • Reinforces the client-contractor relationship; acts as project manager liaison

  • Coordinate and monitor on-going field testing of MEP systems

  • Conduct necessary Field Investigations, provide Field Inspections, prepare concise and distribute timely associated Reports

  • Understand Contract Documents including Drawings, Specifications and Contracts and provide technical assistance and recommendations for action

  • Interprets specifications as related to materials and workmanship

  • Report field conditions that are non-conforming to original design

  • Provide Schedule review and monitoring including suggestions for changes

  • Observe performance of work activities on the project and document activities, work accomplishments and events

  • Observe safety conditions and maintain a constant vigilance to correct safety infractions

  • Recommend rejection of defective material and workmanship

  • Monitor and document compliance with project permit conditions, environmental issues and water discharge requirements

  • Witness and document the contractor's quality control activities including inspections and testing

  • BS or MS Degree in Mechanical Engineering required

  • Registered License Professional Engineer (PE) in California required

  • 8 years of experience in Mechanical Engineering working in construction, gas distribution projects.

  • Experience working directly with the Owner/Client and General Contractor 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.

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