Jacobs Field Engineer Piping & Mechanical in Tonsberg, Norway

Field Engineer Piping & Mechanical


Jacobs is a premier global consulting, design, engineering, construction, operations & maintenance and technical services firm delivering advanced solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. We serve a diverse range of companies and organizations, including industrial, commercial and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

Jacobs employs 74000 staff & craft personnel worldwide. We are present in 400 locations in 40 countries.

Jacobs mission is to be the world’s premier design, engineering, construction and technical services firm delivering end-to-end innovative solutions that provide superior value to our clients.

Our Swedish office is located in Stenungsund on the west coast of Sweden where we serve the petrochemical, oil & gas and refining industries in Sweden and Norway. We provide multi discipline project management and engineering services covering the entire project cycle from feasibility studies, front end engineering and design, detailed engineering and construction.


Job description

We are seeking a talented and pro-active piping & mechanical field engineer for an international assignment in Norway. You will be employed in Sweden but travel to Norway on a weekly basis. We have a site based team working on location at one of our client’s refineries in Norway where we supply multi discipline engineering services supporting our client’s technical department.

You will work as a field engineer/field supervisor during the construction of maintenance and small/medium investment projects on site. Your main responsibility is to coordinate the construction activities and support the construction team with technical knowledge.

Main responsibilities

  • Gain familiarity with the client’s expectations, scope, budget and schedule to coordinate and supervise the construction activities.

  • Work pro-actively to recognize and communicate scope changes and/or installation issues promptly.

  • Provide technical support during construction.

  • Coordinate construction materials and goods.

  • Participate in construction planning.

  • Participate in checking of construction packages.

  • Provide cost estimates and participate in planning of projects.

  • Work in compliance with both client and Jacobs QA and safety procedures.


  • BS in engineering or diploma from an equivalent technical education required.

  • 5 years of experience in piping/mechanical engineering and design.

  • Construction jobsite experience.

  • Oil & gas, refinery or petrochemical industry jobsite experience. (Hazardous areas)

  • Flexible, adaptable and collaborative approach to multidisciplinary design, willing to engage across the design disciplines.

  • Ability to organize and set priorities.

  • Ability to communicate and present effectively in Swedish and/or Norwegian.

  • Ability to present in Swedish and/or Norwegian as well as English.

  • Proactive attitude.

  • Working experience in MS Office.

  • Working experience in Autocad 2014 or later will be a benefit.

  • Working experience with plant safety procedures is a benefit.

  • Working experience with QMS systems is a benefit.

  • Working experience with HMS systems is a benefit.

Primary Location Norway-Norway Countrywide-Tonsberg

Other Locations Sweden-Sweden Countrywide-Stenungsund

Travel Yes, 100 % of the Time

Req ID: CHE0000GM