Piping Designer

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Houston, Texas, USA

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Job description

Our client is seeking a Piping designer to work within their facilities in Downtown Houston.

This position will assist and support the proper use of metadata to be maintained in the electronic document management system.

  • Plans work to assure that project commitments are met
  • Coordinates and expedites the preparation of drawings for multiple locations
  • Collaborates with stakeholders to assure customer satisfaction
  • Visits sites as required during walk downs
  • Provides feedback for future projects


  • Reports project status updates
  • Leads check of drawings for the correct dimensions, adherence to codes, specifications and standards required by the company.
  • Provide expertise for the resolution of concerns that may arise during site visits and drawing reviews and updates
  • Responsible, in conjunction with Project Manager to ensure site specific drawings are completed in a timely manner
  • Provide feedback to the Project Manager for end of project review with various groups, and attend project close-out meetings
  • Applying company's processes for file management, document retention and records management;
  • Ensuring the turnover package is accurate, complete and submitted to the appropriate party;


  • Extensive experience developing pipeline, or hydrocarbon process facility drawings using AutoCAD is required;
  • Experience with software applications such as SAP, MS project, Excel, etc;
  • Experience in electronic document management system is an asset;
  • Ability to use general math, geometry and algebra in piping layout and topographic mapping, to read technical, legal and accounting type documents and write related forms and reports;
  • Good communication skills, ability to handle multiple projects;
  • Practical understanding of mechanical, pneumatic and electrical systems;

Field walk down experience; Background in as-builting and reverse engineering for compressor and meter facilities