Piping/Mechanical Designer

Plaquemine, Louisiana, United States

CDI Engineering Solutions is seeking a Piping/Mechanical Designer to work at our Team site in Plaquemine, LA.  This is a full-time, benefited, long-term opportunity.

Job Summary: Responsible for planning and preparing a full range of mechanical and piping contract documents including problem analysis, piping design layout, mechanical design layout, equipment layout, isometrics and P&ID’s. 

Job Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Create 3D Piping Models of piping systems
  • Perform field work/sketches for design
  • Creation of Plot Plans and General Arrangement (GA) drawings
  • Creation of Isometric and pipe support drawings as well as Orthographic piping drawings
  • Creation/Modification of P&ID’s and PFD’s
  • Checks drawings according to design standards manual and checking procedures
  • Generating BOM’s, Line Lists, Equipment Lists, Tie-Point Lists
  • Create Construction Bid Packages w/required deliverables (per project specific by SNF)
  • Conduct/lead model reviews with Navisworks
  • Do As-Builts as needed
  • Develop, train and assist lower level designers when/if required
  • Complete own weekly timesheets and track/account for project hours
  • General understanding of industry design standards
  • Must be able to perform work with minimal supervision
  • Have communication and leadership skills to be able to work one on one with design lead, project manager/engineer and other office personnel

Job Qualifications & Skills Required:

  • High school education or equivalent with basic drafting technology from a vo-tech or other applicable program
  • Minimum of 8 years of technical work experience. As an alternative, a minimum of two years of education in an associate or bachelor degree program for the relevant discipline and 8 plus years of experience.
  • Piping Design Experience
  • Mechanical Design Experience
  • Must be able to complete piping and mechanical design and layout of complex systems and equipment orientations, apply safety in design principles, and apply good judgment and experience
  • Must be able to understand and implement project deliverables and
    schedule requirements 
  • Must have previous experience and working knowledge of 3D design tools. This position will also be expected to perform field design in an operating plant
  • TWIC, required


CDI Corporation is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer

Type: Contract

Reference ID: 4987