Jacobs Sr. Piping Designer- ASD OptiPlant Experience in Houston, Texas

Sr. Piping Designer- ASD OptiPlant Experience

Description

Recognized as a leader in the EPC industry and ranked as the #2 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine, we primarily serve the oil & gas, refining & petrochemical and chemicals industries providing engineering and construction of some of the world's largest refinery and petrochemical complexes. Our services include execution of major revamps and grassroots projects across petroleum refining, gas processing, liquefied natural gas, and associated offsite and environmental facilities worldwide.

Position Summary:

This is a lead level Piping Designer role with heavy plant layout experience utilizing ASD Global’s OptiPlant software producing Conceptual and Feed phase deliverables and estimates. The Piping Designer accomplishes results through teaming with lower-level experienced exempt employees. Develops solutions to problems of unusual complexity that require a high degree of innovation and ingenuity. May lead a section or group of designers/drafters, usually on a single project in a specialized field.

  • Accomplish results through teaming with lower-level experienced exempt employees.

  • Develop solutions to problems of unusual complexity that require a high degree of innovation and ingenuity.

  • May lead a section or group of designers/drafters, usually on a single project in a specialized field.

  • Perform standardized or prescribed assignments involving sequence of related operations.

  • Interact with internal and external personnel on matters of moderate importance.

  • Design components or portions of systems, and modifies existing designs to develop or improve them.

  • Use computer-aided design equipment and/or graphic tools to gather information, make studies, perform calculations, and prepare original rough layouts and sketches to present design proposal.

  • Coordinate design criteria with engineering, tooling, material, and planning group in accordance with contractual specifications.

Qualifications

  • 20 years of piping experience or drafting/design

  • Expert familiarity with OptiPlant layout software

  • Production experience using S3D (preferred, but not required).

  • Experience with using 2D/3D software such as AutoCad or Microstation is required

  • Experience using LFM Laser Scanning software

  • Good communication skills are required

  • Understand piping layouts and field drawings is required

  • Experience in developing estimates and schedules, leading a piping design team executing multiple small projects, interfacing with other disciplines and other offices, evaluating progress and early identification of potential problems is preferred

  • Field experience and experience in developing turnaround packages and providing turnaround support is preferred

  • Previous work experience in a refinery or chemical plant is preferred

  • Previous safety awareness training is preferred

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Texas-Houston

Req ID: REF00015G