PDP - SP3D Piping Layout Engineer

Requisition ID: 273175 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Family 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • 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 for Bechtel Gurgaon, Chennai & Vadodara offices on permanent role


Extraordinary Teams building inspiring projects:

Bechtel is a trusted engineering, construction and project management partner to industry and government. Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customer’s objectives to create a lasting positive impact.


Function Overview:

Plant design and Piping (PD&P) – Bechel India as part of the engineering function is supporting projects across multiple GBUs for Energy, Mining and M&T. PD&P has capabilities within our team to support projects from FEED phase to Detail engineering phase, construction support. PD&P can support projects with Design, Stress, Materials & Automation capabilities, providing core competencies for Bechtel projects – Plot Plans, Piping Layout, Piping Specifications, Stress Analysis, 3D CADD Modeling & Materials Management.


Job Summary and Major Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering methods, techniques, procedures, and criteria, using independent judgment in making adaptations and modifications. Performs engineering tasks, within a discipline, having some 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 discipline. Requires knowledge of design and drafting techniques, engineering drawings, SP3D, 2-D and 3-D CAD, reading of drawings and reproduction methods used by the discipline.
  • Directly performs the work includes the preparation of layouts, study drawings, nozzle orientations detailed 2D and 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) design models and construction drawings.
  • Monitors and checks work for compliance with approved design standards to provide quality design, reliable/safe plant operation and construction economy.
  • Participates in one or more of the following: a) Equipment layout design and development b) System layout design, including concept sketches and detailed layouts c)Reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data by otheror by suppliers d) Preparation or review of engineering studies and reports e) Preparation or review of material quantity estimates f) Experienced in use of 3D modelling software (SP3D, E3D, PDS etc).
  • Reviews or defines engineering scope changes for project management.
  • Reviews design documents of equipment manufacturers or subcontractors and prepares comments and recommendations. Assists in preparation of forecasts, quantity take-offs and change orders.


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • A recognized degree in Mechanical engineering or scientific discipline, OR
  • Specialized courses in Mechanical engineering practices, and computer aided design(CAD), AND
  • 3 to 12 years of experience in design and draftingas Piping Layout Engineer.


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the application of engineering and construction materials related to the piping design responsibilities.
  • Knowledge of industry and regulatory standards, design criteria and relevant codes.
  • Knowledge of discipline Design Guides, mathematical formulae, and design calculations.
  • Experience of 3D/2D drafting tools.
  • Knowledge & experience of SP3D modelling is mandatory for this position.
  • Experience of other 3D modelling tools like E3D, PDS, REVIT/ BIM, CADWORX, AUTOPLANT 3D will be an added advantage.
  • 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. Experience of working in different sectors like Power, Oil and Gas Projects. Experience of Cryogenic Piping or LNG piping will be an added advantage.



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.