PDP - Piping SP3D Designer (Contractual)

Requisition ID: 275217 

  • Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: Part-Time Telework 
  • Work Location: Various Bechtel Project Locations 

Company Overview:

Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.


Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact.
We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy, and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values – ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what customers can expect, and how we deliver.                                                                                                                                                

Bechtel India is a global operation that supports execution of projects and services around the world. Working seamlessly with business line home offices, project sites, customer organizations and suppliers, our teams have delivered more than 125 projects since our inception in 1994.

Our offices in Gurgaon, Vadodara and Chennai will grow significantly and sustainably with exciting career opportunities for both professionals and young graduates who are passionate about creating a cleaner, greener, and safer world; building transformational infrastructure; making decarbonization a reality; and protecting people and the environment.


This position is to be based at Bechtel's Gurgaon, Vadodara & Chennai offices on a Contractual role.


Experience: 3 to 5 years as Piping Layout Designer.


Job Description:

  • Applies standard engineering methods, techniques, procedures, and criteria in making adaptations and modifications under guidance.
  • Performs overall systems design and engineering tasks, within a discipline, having less degree of complexity.
  • Performs assignments, which have clear and specific objectives and require the investigation of a limited number of variables for an engineering discipline within a global business unit.
  • Participates in the operation of a small size design group in a particular discipline.
  • Assists in the preparation of plans and coordinates the assigned work to meet the project schedules.
  • Requires a knowledge of design and drafting techniques, engineering drawings, 2-D and 3-D CAD, reading of drawings and reproduction methods used by the discipline.
  • Directly performs work of designers and drafters. This work includes the preparation of layouts, study drawings, detailed construction drawings using 2D CAD software like AutoCAD and MicroStation.
  • Delivers work with compliance with approved design standards to provide quality design, reliable/safe plant operation and construction economy.
  • Coordinates as required, to resolve problems and interpret drawings and documents.
  • Provides input for work progress, as required, for project and discipline use.
  • Supports the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.
  • Participates in one or more of the following: a) Equipment design and development b) System design, including concept sketches and layouts c) Reviewing drawings and data by others or by suppliers d) Preparation of engineering studies and reports e) Preparation of material quantity estimates f) Experienced in use of 3D modelling software (SP3D, E3D, PDS).
  • Understands roles played by other disciplines on the project.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of the application of engineering and construction materials related to the discipline’s design responsibilities.
  • Knowledge of industry and regulatory standards, design criteria and codes relevant to the discipline.
  • Knowledge of discipline Design Guides, mathematical formulae and design calculations used in the discipline.
  • Experience of 2D tools, AutoCad & Microstation.
  • Experience of 3D modelling tools like SP3D, E3D, REVIT/ BIM, CADWORX, AUTOPLANT 3D will be an added advantage.
  • The above is normally acquired through:
    • Specialized courses in drafting, design and engineering practices, and CAD, OR
    • A recognized Diploma in Mechanical engineering or scientific discipline, AND
    • Extensive experience in design and drafting.
  • Technical knowledge of engineering systems, engineering calculations, applications of engineering methods and construction methods and materials, and application of computer aided design (CAD) tools to engineering design.


Basic Skill in Oral and Written Communication:

Competency: Communication, Development, Engagement, Safety, Self-Discipline, Teamwork, Values & Covenants


Please Note: If you have shared your candidature with us in the last 6 months, please do not apply again



Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through five global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; Mining & Metals; and Manufacturing & Technology. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Bechtel employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or show proof of a negative test result prior to accessing Bechtel sites/facilities to the extent required by applicable law or by customer requirements.