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Bentley AutoPlant Piping Designer

Job Description

Bentley AutoPlant Piping Designer ~ New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA


  • This Bentley AutoPlant Piping Designer position involves the development, design and drafting of 3D CAD based mechanical and piping drawings for the energy, oil, gas and petrochemical industry projects.
  • Under general direction of a Mechanical Engineer or a Lead Mechanical/Piping Designer, provide advanced Bentley AutoPlant Piping 3D drafting and design services by preparing and maintaining mechanical and piping drawings.
  • Prepare Bentley AutoPlant Piping 3D designs and estimates from general instruction and/or preliminary sketches, diagrams, or schematics.
  • Prepare Line Lists, Manual Valve Lists, and Drawings Lists.
  • Will recommend modifications and changes for design improvement and simplification.
  • Produce complex technical drawings and piping isometrics.
  • Prepare working drawings from conceptual layout to detailed finished product.
  • Coordinate CAD projects with other discipline personnel.
  • Prepare and assemble project deliverables.

Job Requirements

  • Associate's degree or completion of technical trade school courses, or equivalent experience.
  • 5-10 years of design experience with AutoCAD experience developing energy, oil, gas or petrochemical industry drawings. 
  • Four of the Five/ten years of experience using AutoCAD 3D and Bentley AutoPlant 3D design software to develop 3D piping and equipment models or two years of AutoCAD 3D/Bentley AutoPlant 3D and two years of another 3D piping design software package.
  • Proficiency in mechanical and piping 3D drafting and design of simple to mid-level designs/layouts.
  • Must be able to travel to field project locations with lead designers or engineers to make field sketches, take dimensions, etc., and climb ladders, stairs and pipe-racks at these locations.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Transportation Worker Identification Card (TWIC) or ability to obtain one.
  • Contract for 9++ months
  • Pay Range: $55-65/hr

Job Snapshot

Contact Name Lisa Kanatzar
Contact Phone 281-537-9103
Post Date 9/12/2014
Location New Orleans, LA
Base Pay $50.00 - $65.00 /Hour
Other Pay Provided during interview process
Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Design, Engineering, Facilities
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience 8 to greater than 15 years
Manages Others Not Specified
Relocation No
Industry Oil Refining - Petroleum - Drilling, Chemical, Energy - Utilities - Gas - Electric
Required Travel Up to 25%
Job ID AutoPlant Piper_NOLA/BR_dgLK
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