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Tacoma, WA, US, 98421

Job Function:  Refinery
Requisition Number:  517

Title:  Sr Piping Designer

Sr. Piping Designer


Major Duties and Responsibilities:

· Design refinery systems, large and small, to meet industry and safety standards

· Work closely with engineers to develop 2D/3D designs associated with refinery improvements

· Prepare and issue construction packages; including bill of materials, plans and sections, isometrics, pipe support details, and P&IDs

· Provide field supervision and support for projects during construction phase

· Conduct equipment and piping inspections to ensure mechanical integrity


Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

· 8+ years of piping design at industrial facilities; relevant work experience considered

· Associate degree, technical trade school certification, or equivalent work experience

· 5+ years using AutoCAD, release 2013 or newer

· Proficiency using AutoCAD Plant 3D to produce complete, accurate drawing packages – following company drawing drafting standards

· Ability to create 3D models from scanned survey data (point clouds)

· Ability to effectively plan time commitments on multiple concurrent projects

· Working knowledge of pipe, fittings, valves, piping supports, piping material specifications, pipe stress analysis and equipment installation

· Ability to obtain detailed field dimensions in a heavy industrial environment to create fabrication drawings

· Working knowledge of requirements for incorporating safety, maintainability, and operation into designs

· Good oral and written communication skills with an aptitude for mathematics

· Needs to be a creative thinker with attention to detail and have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team



· The individual filling the position will join a staff of 16 other engineers and designers in the engineering department who perform refinery engineering, design construction and inspection activities.

Position: Sr. Piping Designer

Reports To: Design Group Supervisor



Nearest Major Market: Tacoma

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