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Senior Piping Designer

Company: Snc-Lavalin
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: November 18, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionSenior Piping Designer Why Join us?We are hiring! We are looking for a Senior Piping Designer to join our team. This position location is in Kirkland, WA but we are open to Hybrid or Remote work schedule within the US.This position reports to the Chief Mechanical Engineer and is responsible for 3D modeling of power plant and industrial plant equipment, piping, and piping supports and integrating the piping design with vendor supplied equipment. - The candidate must be proficient in AutoCAD and SmartPlant 3D. The work includes performing 3D piping design modeling as well as extracting and annotating the 2D piping orthographic plans and isometric drawings from the models. The candidate must be proficient with Intergraph SmartPlant 3D. -The position requires excellent communication and coordination skills. Responsibilities include managing schedules for document deliverables and overseeing other designers.Primary RolePosition requires working on fast paced technically complex engineering design services projects in power plants and other energy and industrial facilities. Assignments will include supporting proposals and FEED studies in addition to primary work on both new and retrofit and expansion type projects. How will you contribute to the team?Typical duties and essential functions will include but not be limited to the preparation, design, modification, coordination, and/or review of the following. -

  • Commitment to our values of safety, integrity, and Client focus.
  • Designing, and layout of piping systems, equipment and pipe supports using 2D/3D design software.
  • Create piping isometrics.
  • Prepare P&IDs under supervision of mechanical/process engineers.
  • Work with piping line lists and tie-in lists.
  • Understand and meet drawing deliverables schedules.
  • Provide checking of others piping designer's work.
  • Support the project and proposal groups by drafting schematics and flow diagrams.
  • Coordinate piping interface with instrumentation and control valves with the I&C group.
  • Coordinate piping interface with the civil/structural engineering group.
  • Coordinate piping interface and supports with the civil/structural engineering group.
  • Coordinate electrical requirements of piping systems with the electrical engineering group.
  • Work closely with pipe stress engineers on layouts and revisions to meet stress criteria.
  • Support construction in the field including providing information and resolving technical issues.
  • Support proposal and project engineering managers on specific tasks as directed by the Chief engineer.
  • Participate in project specific piping and project meetings.
  • Ability to build 3D models in SmartPlant and or on other design software platforms.
  • Present "walk through" of 3D models and describe piping layout to other groups and to Clients.
  • Work autonomously and as part of a team.
  • Coordinate the work of other designers.
  • Assist with scheduling deliverables and tracking progress.
  • Work directly with project management and Clients.What will you contribute?
    • Two-year degree in mechanical discipline or equivalent combination of education and training.
    • Minimum 15 years of experience as a piping designer in an engineering firm.
    • 15 years minimum in the industrial design engineering industry.
      • Technical skills include AutoCAD, Plant 3D, SP3D SmartPlant and the ability to learn and use other design software as may be required.
      • Experience with industrial piping including high energy steam piping.
      • Understanding of basic project scheduling.
      • Time management and multi-tasking abilities including the ability to work on multiple projects.
      • Ability to meet deadlines in high pressure environments.
      • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment.
      • Experience with retrofit projects is desirable.
      • Infrequent travel to client sites for walk downs or other meetings required.
      • Implement quality, integrity. and safety in daily work practices.
      • Mentoring less experienced designers.
      • Desire to grow in knowledge and responsibility.Work Environment and Physical Demands:
        • Typically, work is in an office or remote
        • Occasional jobsite visits will require field walk down of piping systemsWhat we offer at SNC-Lavalin:At SNC-Lavalin, you will enjoy competitive compensation, a safe and healthy work environment, and a full range of benefits:
          • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes
          • Competitive salary
          • Motivational financial package & flexible benefits
          • Group Insurance
          • Retirement Savings Plan
          • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
          • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities
          • Remote work may be consideredYou think that a career in our team could match your profile, submit your application online now!Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project management company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices around the world, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide comprehensive end-to-end project solutions - including capital investment, consulting, design, engineering, construction, sustaining capital and operations and maintenance - to clients in oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power. On July 3, 2017, SNC-Lavalin acquired Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. .Pay Range $90K - $120K annuallyNote to staffing and direct hire agencies: In the event a recruiter or agency who is not on our preferred supplier list submits a resume/candidate to anyone in the company, SNC-Lavalin Family of companies, we explicitly reserve the right to recruit and hire the candidate(s) at our discretion and without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Worker TypeEmployeeJob TypeRegularAt SNC-Lavalin, we seek to hire individuals with diverse characteristics, backgrounds and perspectives. We strongly believe that world-class talent makes no distinctions based on gender, ethnic or national origin, sexual identity and orientation, age, religion or disability, but enriches itself through these differences. -SNC-Lavalin cares about your privacy. SNC-Lavalin and other subsidiary or affiliated companies of SNC-Lavalin (referred to throughout as "SNC-Lavalin") are committed to protecting your privacy. Please consult our - on our Careers site to know more about how we collect, use and transfer your Personal Data.By submitting your personal information to SNC-Lavalin, you confirm that you have read and accept our Privacy Notice.

Keywords: Snc-Lavalin, Kirkland , Senior Piping Designer, Other , Kirkland, Washington

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