Piping Designer

Valdes Engineering
100 W, 22nd St.
Lombard, IL 60148
United States

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Job End Date
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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
PartTime/Full Time
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description

  • Extensive knowledge of the Piping and Plant layout discipline with capabilities and the initiative to perform the following task while supervising/mentoring junior staff.
  • Provide accurate detail piping design per project requirement in accordance with scope, budget, and schedule as assigned by project lead.
  • Provide on-site field assistance as required per project assignment.
  • Plan, facilitate, or conduct 3D model design reviews.
  • Perform difficult and complex design calculations.
  • Provide 2D or 3D design documents as required per project “list of deliverables”.
  • Check design documents for quality and accuracy.
  • Provide information for inter-discipline coordination.
  • Participate in project coordination meetings.
  • Make recommendations to improve department work flow process.
  • Develop and /or improve department standards, including templates and design guides.
  • Supervise, coordinate, manage, design work for multiple projects of small to medium sizes in parallel.
  • Provide man-hour engineering estimates.
  • Responsible and accountable for the performance of assigned designers / drafters.
  • Generate “Engineering Change Notice “ before the start of all out of scope work.
  • Develop piping construction scope of work document.
  • Ownership of project, including quality, budget and schedule.
  • Review of vendor drawings.
Job Requirements
Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in engineering technology or equivalent experience.
8+ years of experience working in the design field with BSET degree, 12+ years of experience without degree.
The ability to proactively resolve technical design problems.
Strong written and verbal communciation skills.
The ability to communicate detailed information to both client and project team.
Ability to articulate complex ideas to co-workers and management.
Extensive knowledge of 2D and 3D AutoCAD software.
Ability to use design and/or CAD software to perform design tasks.
Knowledge of multi-discipline project design execution and construction sequence.
Ability to provide nozzle and platform orientations per project requirements
Strong piping design knowledge of major equipment and structures.
Creative thinking in providing new solutions to design problems.
Knowledge of piping design requirements for in-line instrumentation.
Understand stress analysis and its application.
Ability to generate a construction scope of work document.
US Citizen or Green Card holder
Valdes Engineering
Mary Wollgast
100 W, 22nd St.
Lombard IL 60148
United States