Jacobs Structural Engineer in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Structural Engineer


Jacobs Engineering Inc. is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional and construction services.

We are led by core values : people are our greatest asset, we are a relationship based company and growth is imperative.

Our culture of care with our core values form a solid foundation upon which our business is built.

Jacobs currently employs 66.000 people in 250 offices across 30 countries.

Position Summary

Perform engineering duties in planning, designing of building structures, piperacks, equipment foundations, process structures, piles, infrastructure facilities, such as roads, storm drainage, oily water sewers, earthwork. Has major experience in Oil & Gas industry preferably Saudi Arabia.

  • Worked in all stages of the project including feasibility, pre-FEED, FEED, detailed design as well as construction support.

  • Plans, schedules, and conducts own design work under the supervision of a Senior Structural Engineer. Performs the design and monitors ongoing progress of a project, including the coordination with other disciplines and project.

  • Resolves a variety of complex problems (i.e. conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials, difficult coordination requirements)

  • Prepare plans and technical specifications, contract documents and estimates

  • Performs other duties assigned by a Senior or Lead Engineer or Project Manager

  • Has comprehensive understanding of principles, theories, concepts, and industry practices and standards and their application

  • Works under minimal supervision

  • May provide some technical guidance to less experienced design and engineering personnel

  • Independently applies advanced engineering techniques and analysis within the discipline

  • Develops designs that require innovation and ingenuity

  • Has considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments


  • 8-10 years of progressive work experience in the structural engineering field is required with increase in responsibilities in reverse chronological order.

  • BS or MS in Civil Engineering is required

  • Knowledge of advanced civil engineering techniques is required

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills is required and ability to interface with other disciplines on projects is required

  • Ability to coordinate with other phases of a project, clients and regulatory agencies required

  • STAAD-Pro proficiency is required along with the advance MS office skills( Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • SCE Registration is 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.

Primary Location Saudi Arabia-Saudi Arabia Countrywide-Al Khobar

Req ID: OIL0000KZ