Senior Piping Designer

Contact Mark Rigney
  • Salary: €60,000 - €80,000 (DOE)
  • Location: IrelandMunsterCork
  • Sector: Pharma & Life Sciences

Sonas Technical are currently on the lookout for a Senior Piping Designer to join an international leading consulting engineering and project management company. Our client has a preference for a permanent hire but are open minded to contract hires. The successful person will receive a strong renumeration package and be based in our clients Cork office. Opportunity to work on in the industrial sectors with projects in Data Centre, Pharmaceutical and Food & Bev industries.

Why Apply with Sonas? 

  • Working directly with the senior leadership team to fill this role
  • Project Manager in Construction Industry. Salary, Education & Job ResponsibilitiesOne point of contact – we will manage all of your applications, interviews & contract negotiations
  • Early access to other opportunities not yet posted on jobs boards

Key Responsibilities

  • Layout of Process equipment systems using 2D and 3D software packages to produce drawings from concept through to construction issue.
  • Designs and Models piping systems including supports using 3D modelling software. AutoCAD PLANT 3D, AutoCAD RE-CAP 360 and NAVISWORKS.
  • Generates Piping design and detail drawings including General Piping Layouts, Piping Isometrics and Pipe Support Details utilizing 2D and 3D modelling software.
  • Work with team members and across other discipline to coordinate piping designs.
  • Evaluate vendor equipment for design applications and assist with equipment specifications and reviews.
  • Examine and validate drawings for quality and compliance.
  • Examine, validate and coordinate other discipline designs for compliance with layouts.
  • Conducts site surveys to evaluate design options and take necessary measurements.

Key Requirements

  • Relevant degree is advantageous
  • 10+ years’ with piping layout, design and supports.
  • Minimum of at least 5 years of 3D CAD design experience in a technical software platform
  • Extensive knowledge of piping design standards, specifications, guides and procedures.
  • Candidate must have proficiency in a windows based environment and software (Word, PowerPoint, project, advanced excel and access)
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Knowledge of pipe stress analysis and ability to work with pipe stress engineers.
  • Must be able to take field measurements with tape measure, and other electronic measuring devices.

If this sounds of interest, or to make a general inquiry about other Engineering opportunities, please don’t hesitate to get in touch today.

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