Piping Designer

Lisle, IL
Department – Piping /
Full-Time /
Piping Designer
Location: Lisle, IL
Type: Full-Time
Department: Piping

Job Description:
Detail-oriented, reliable, creative team player to assist senior designers and engineers in the design of piping systems and creating of AutoCAD drawings for piping work packages.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:
•Field evaluation and measurements of existing piping systems
•2D & 3D drafting of piping plans & elevations and piping isometric & spool drawings
•Application of Client and Industry standards and specifications
•Review drawings produced by others
•Drive to develop business applications for emerging technologies
•Assist in developing piping specialty item specification criteria

Minimum Qualifications:
•Education:2-year technical degree
•Experience:Min Yr = 3Max Yr = 8+
•Technical Skills: Proficiency with 2D AutoCAD, exposure to 3D, Navisworks, and Bluebeam PDF redline tools
•Management: No management experience is required
•Other Skills: Strong written and verbal communication skills
•Travel: Willingness to travel and visit client facilities

Professional Development Opportunities:
•Improve field evaluation/measurement skills for greater fieldwork autonomy
•Improve depth of understanding of piping design codes (ASME B31.3 & 31.1)
•Learn new programs such as Plant 3D, Bluebeam, ReCap, and Navisworks
•Learn quality assurance techniques of drawings/specification reviews
•Greater exposure to design of piping specialty items 
•Greater exposure to multiple Client / Industry specifications and standards
•Learn basic structural drafting

Individual field assignments typically each have their own unique requirements.  Prior to deployment on any field assignment, you must be able to meet all client-specific site requirements.  Should you be unable or unwilling to meet assignment-specific requirements, your continued employment would then be subject to the availability of other assignments whose requirements can be met.  These unique requirements may include:
•You must possess physical mobility (on the ground and at heights).
•You may be required to pick up, lift, carry, and move up to 50 lbs.
•You may be required to work at heights, climb ladders and stairways, and may occasionally work off of platforms/scaffolding/ladders using the appropriate and required fall protection.  
•You must be able to work in all weather conditions (including heat, rain, cold, and wind) while wearing the appropriate PPE. This may include but not be limited to a hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs, masks/respirators, hi-vis safety vests, leather gloves, and leather, steel-toed work boots.  
•You may be required to position yourself to work in confined spaces.
•You may be required to adhere to a client’s random drug testing program prior to entering their site.
•You may be required to meet a client’s facial hair safety policy prior to entering their site.