Recognized as a leader in the EPC industry and ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine, we primarily serve the oil & gas, refining & petrochemical and chemicals industries providing engineering and construction of some of the world's largest refinery and petrochemical complexes. Our services include execution of major revamps and grassroots projects across petroleum refining, gas processing, liquefied natural gas, and associated offsite and environmental facilities worldwide.
This is a lead level Piping Designer role. The Piping Designer has complete understanding and application of technical principles, theories and concepts in the field. General knowledge of other related disciplines. Provides solutions to a wide range of complex problems under general direction. Determines and develops approach to solutions. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.
Accomplish results through teaming with lower-level experienced exempt employees.
Develop solutions to problems of unusual complexity that require a high degree of innovation and ingenuity.
May lead a section or group of designers/drafters, usually on a single project in a specialized field.
Perform standardized or prescribed assignments involving sequence of related operations.
Interact with internal and external personnel on matters of moderate importance.
Design components or portions of systems, and modifies existing designs to develop or improve them.
Use computer-aided design equipment and/or graphic tools to gather information, make studies, perform calculations, and prepare original rough layouts and sketches to present design proposal.
Coordinate design criteria with engineering, tooling, material, and planning group in accordance with contractual specifications.
8 years of piping experience or drafting/design related course work is required BS degree reduces experience required by 1 years
Experience with using2D/3D software such as AutoCad or Microstation is required
Good communication skills is required
Understand piping layouts and field drawings is required
Experience in developing estimates and schedules, leading a piping design team executing multiple small projects, interfacing with other disciplines and other offices, evaluating progress and early identification of potential problems is preferred
Field experience and experience in developing turnaround packages and providing turnaround support is preferred
Previous work experience in a refinery or chemical plant is preferred
Previous safety awareness training is preferred
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