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Pipeline Designer (Civil 3D)

Pipeline Designer (Civil 3D)

Job Description

Pipeline Designer (Civil 3D) ~ Houston, TX

  • Sr. Level Pipeline Designer need in Houston, requiring Civil 3D Cad experience.
  • 7 - 10 plus years experience with Onshore Pipeline project work
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D experience an absolute must
  • Pipeline Designer to prepare design drawings related to all phases of Onshore Pipeline and related facility design, including ROW’s.  Responsible for production of basic to complex drawings from initiation to final issue. Process survey data, create base map files, check drawings, coordination of issuances and associated file management. 
  • Work independently with little or no supervision while providing guidance and mentorship to less-experienced designers. Professionally communicate/interface with engineers and other design disciplines as required. 
  • A complex level of knowledge of Onshore Pipeline including, but not limited to ROW’s (Right of Ways), layouts, alignments, plan/profiles, permits, plats, typicals, HDDs, detail/tie-ins.
  • An advanced level of knowledge of Onshore/Offshore Piping including, but not limited to plot plans, Isometric Diagrams, P&ID’s, Pump/Measuring Stations, Expansion Spools, PLEMS, PLET, FPSO, SPM, details/tie-ins, etc. 
  • Intermediate to advanced experience with all phases of projects; FEED FERC, Construction, As-Built and Re-vamps. Intermediate to advanced level of knowledge and experience of back-checking own and others’ drawings.  Intermediate understanding and experience of Coordinate systems, scheduling and budgets. 
  • Advanced level of knowledge and software experience in AutoCad Civil 3D required.

Job Requirements

  • Requires familiarity with Onshore Pipeline practices, codes, construction and installation methods.
  • Produce Site Work Plan and detail drawings using Civil 3D.
  • Basic understanding of drainage design; calculate earthwork cut & fill balance.
  • AA/AS/BS Degree in an engineering discipline and/or Drafting or related field  preferred, or equivalent years of experience. 
  • Typically 7-10+ years drafting and/or designing experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Strong CAD background using Civil 3D software is required! (Microstation/Frameworks a plus). 

Will also look at candidates that have experience with the following:

  • Proficient in Civil 3D software to develop first draft 3D  model of Cut & Fill calculations for Project Plant Site Plan.
  • Proficient in Civil 3D software to develop first draft 3D Model of Grading and Drainage calculations for Project Plant Site Plan.
  • Proficient in Civil 3D software to develop first draft 3D Model of Plant Site with topographical features and customary Engineering concerns and considerations.
  • We are looking for Key Personnel that can, not only do the work, but also lead others in developing drawing packages for Engineering Review.
  • Contract for 1-2 years
  • Hourly Pay: $50-65/hr +/- (DOE)

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $55.00 - $70.00 /Hour
Other Pay Paid holidays, Direct deposit, 401K, etc
Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Design, Engineering, Construction
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Oil Refining - Petroleum - Drilling, Energy - Utilities - Gas - Electric, Architecture - Building
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID Pipeline Dsgr (Civil 3D)_dwLK
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Pipeline Designer (Civil 3D)

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