Smart Plant P&ID Designer (Contractual)

Requisition ID: 274796 

  • Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Various Permanent Bechtel Office 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.



  • Performs assignments that will deliver engineering drawings and deliverables through the application of standard softwares, design procedures and criteria.
  • Should be proficient in the use of Smart Plant P&ID, Smart Sketch, Micro station and AutoCAD.
  • Experience of following procedures, design guides and specifications for project work is desired.
  • Should have worked preferably in an environment where Engineering applications are integrated. Experience of Data publishing/retrieving from SPPID is desirable.
  • Should be able to work in a team and interact with other disciplines to resolve any issues related to inputs for producing required deliverables.


Job Knowledge:

  • Basic technical knowledge of computer aided design (CAD) tools to engineering problems.
  • Good knowledge and hands on experience of working in Smart Plant P&ID CAD team responsible for implementation of work processes,
  • data and graphic quality checking, coordination with different disciplines.
  • Excellent knowledge and working experience of SPPID
  • Good understanding of P&ID
  • Good track record
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD. Micro Station is an added advantage


Essential Job Duties:

  • Should be familiar with drafting of:
  • Piping and Instrumentation Diagram (P&ID)
  • Process Flow Diagram (PFD)
  • Utility Flow Diagram (UFD)
  • Material Selection Diagram (MSD)
  • Fire & Safety Diagram (FSD)
  • Utility Safety Flow Diagram (USFD)
  • Design Pressure Design Temperature Diagrams (DPDTs)
  • Prepare quality deliverable within budget, schedule and take full responsibility for the own task
  • Drafting of above deliverables to be carried out during Feasibility, Front End Engineering Design (FEED) and Engineering Procurement
  • Construction (EPC) phases for Refineries /Petrochemicals / Chemicals / Oil and gas/ Power /Metal and Mining Projects
  • Experience of data publishing/retrieving from SPPID is desirable
  • Basic skills in oral and written communication
  • Should be able to work in a team and interact with other disciplines to resolve any issues related to inputs for producing required deliverables
  • Minimum 5 years work experience is required. Practical work experience in addition to the education is necessary to perform the responsibilities outlined above. This work experience to be in design engineering or other relevant types of engineering such as system start-up, field engineering, or plant operation in large industrial plants, utilities, process plants or engineering/construction firms, etc.


Number of Projects Handled:

  • At least 2 projects as a team member


Work Experience:

  • SPPID working experience of 5 – 7 years for grade 23 and 8 - 15 years for grade 24. One-year extendable contract.


Education Qualifications

  • Specialized courses in drafting, design and engineering practices, and CAD, OR
  • A recognized diploma in Chemical / Mechanical Engineering or scientific discipline, OR
  • Extensive experience in design and drafting.

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.