Jacobs Senior Energy & Power Control Systems Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas

Senior Energy & Power Control Systems Engineer


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

Jacob’s Energy and Power Solutions Group has a rewarding opportunity for a Senior Engineer focused on the design and development of systems used to monitor and control various process and

building automation systems. Projects include Central Energy Plants that generate chilled water, steam/hot water for heating and electric power. Clients include Universities, District

Energy Companies, airports and other industrial facilities.

Responsibilities include;

  • Lead Engineer in responsible charge of construction drawings and specifications for process instruments, control valves, local programmable logic

  • controllers (PLC), supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) and plant distributed control systems (DCS) to be utilized for bidding and construction by plant integration

  • contractors. Deliverables commonly include detailed System Network diagrams, Process and Instrumentation Diagrams, Input/Output lists, Process Instrument Lists and Equipment or

  • Control Valve Data Sheets.

  • Review and approval of detailed hardware and software design submittals prepared by integration contractors.

  • Periodic travel to observe and document existing plant systems or to provide field support during plant start-up, commissioning and performance testing activities.

  • Communication and coordination with clients, contractors, equipment suppliers and other outside parties;


  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) or Bachelor Degree in Architectural Engineering (BSAE) Required

  • PE is required

  • Must have strong analytical, conceptual, technical writing and presentation skills is required.

  • Minimum 10 years experience with instrumentation and control systems

  • Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management is required

  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment is required

  • Strong problem solving skills is required

  • Ability to self-motivate and work productively without supervision is required

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.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Texas-Fort Worth

Req ID: BIA0000XN