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 position. 

Job Summary: This position is responsible for planning and preparing a full range of 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 Client)
  • Conduct/lead model reviews with Navisworks
  • Do As-Builts as needed
  • Develop, train and assist lower level designers when/if required.
  • Do 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:

  • 5+ years of Piping and Mechanical design experience in the oil/gas/petrochemical industry.
  • 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.
  • Expected to perform field design in an operating plant.

Education/Degree Requirements: 

  • High school education or equivalent with basic drafting technology from a vo-tech or other applicable program with a minimum of eight 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 5 plus years of experience.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

All employees are expected to act with integrity and in an honest and ethical manner.

CDI Engineering Solutions is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer.



Type: Contract

Reference ID: 5306