Company: Jacobs
Skills: Instrument & Controls Engineer
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Fort Worth, Texas, United States

As an Energy and Power Controls Engineer (Intermediate Level) on our design team in Fort Worth, TX, you will take ownership in creating documents to build control systems for energy and power projects across the globe. You'll tap into both your creative and analytical sides in this role as you prepare designs for central utility (power, chilled water, steam, hot water, etc.) plant control systems, supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) networks for power generation and distribution systems and master planning.

Responsibilities include selection of process instruments and control valves, development of process and instrumentation diagrams, loop diagrams, input/out lists, instrument lists, control valve data sheets and technical specifications and design of communication networks between local programmable logic controllers (PLC), plant distributed control systems (DCS), motor control centers, power distribution switchgear, intelligent electronic devices (IED) and other control sub-systems. In addition, perform vendor submittal reviews, respond to construction contractor requests for information (RFIs) and occasional travel to client sites for field observations and construction meetings.

By driving collaboration and innovation across Energy and Power projects, you'll grow your consulting career as you develop and implement project plans and designs,ensuring product quality, safety and on-schedule and on-budget completion.

Working together, we'll help you grow and pursue what fulfills you so that we can make impacts on the future - big and small, global and local.


  • Bachelor's Degree in an engineering discipline such as Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical or Industrial
  • At least 2 years of design experience working in an MEP environment
  • Strong technical writing skills

Ideally, You'll Also Have:

  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) License, or ability to obtain within 3 years
  • Experience with commercial or industrial process control or SCADA systems

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.