Willbros Engineers, LLC is looking for a Piping Designer to join its Covington, LA office. Candidates must have at least 5 years verifiable and relative engineering design experience, several years of AutoCAD experience and 3D modeling. Experience in a related industry, such as fabrication, pipe fitting, or industrial construction may be considered. They are required to have the ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written forms, possess a strong understanding of mathematics, and have familiarity with construction methods. They must have proven piping design skills in heavy industry (refineries/petrochemical plants) working on new piping systems and retrofit projects. They must be able to evaluate the scope of work using P&IDs and specifications to design piping systems while adhering to plant design standards. They must possess a good working knowledge of industry standard drafting practices, good mechanical aptitude and general knowledge of engineering and have the ability to efficiently utilize AutoCAD 2005 (or higher), 3D modeling software such as Bentley AutoPlant or CadWorx, and IsoGen to create piping orthographic and isometric drawings from 3D models. |
Candidates must be capable of multi-tasking several simultaneous designs, with minimum supervision, either independently, or in a team environment, and must have proven team building skills to be able to coordinate with all other required disciplines in order to ensure that company, client, and industry practices are followed safely. They must be capable of maintaining a cooperative and productive work attitude, and have the ability to see the project to completion.
Work is generally performed in an office environment, however, short term field assignments may be required and work schedules may include overtime hours. Candidates must have the physical ability to conduct field trips required for development of new and retrofit projects associated with existing and new equipment locations, pipe routing, pipe supports, foundations, structural steel, and existing interferences. Responsibilities there will include field data collection by pulling measurements, surveying, and possible involvement with high definition laser scanning.
* Minimum 5 years piping design & drafting experience
* Vo-Tec School or A.S. degree in drafting
* AutoCAD 2005 (or higher)
* Recent 3D modeling experience with Bentley AutoPlant or CadWorx is preferred
* Must be eligible to work for any employer in the United States
Willbros Group, Inc. - 21 months ago