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Piping Designer

Requisition ID:  236142

Requisition Posting End Date: 07/29/2021

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; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; 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.

 

Position Summary

Bechtel is seeking a Piping Designer for the Mining & Metals team, based in Chile. The position will be responsible for supervising either directly or through a subordinate level of supervision the operations of a group of designers and drafters in a particular discipline on a project or group supporting a global business unit. Monitors work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and quality standards. Determines staffing needs and schedules to meet work requirements.

 

 

Supervises either directly or through a subordinate level of supervision the operations of a group of designers and drafters in a particular discipline on a project or group supporting a global business unit. Monitors work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and quality standards. Determines staffing needs and schedules to meet work requirements.

 

Responsibilities

The Piping Designer is principally responsible for:

  • Supervises either directly or through a subordinate level of supervision the operations of a group of designers and drafters in a particular discipline on a project or group supporting a global business unit. Monitors work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and quality standards. Determines staffing needs and schedules to meet work requirements.

  • ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:

  • Either directly or through subordinate supervisors administers and directs the work of designers and drafters and assigns lead roles. 

  • Prepares the preparation of layouts, study drawings, detailed design 2-D and 3-D Computer-Aided Design (CAD) models and construction drawings.

  • Supports the development of work plans and schedules for the assigned work including estimates for material quantities, design deliverables and staffing needs to meet the project milestones.

  • Supervises preparation of assigned material requisitions and bid evaluations.

  • Monitors work for compliance with approved design standards to provide quality design, reliable/safe plant operation and construction economy and assigns lead roles.

  • Prepares design and drafting procedures to standardize design effort.

  • Coordinates or makes Jobsite visits as required, to resolve problems and interpret drawings and documents.

  • Reviews or defines engineering scope changes, as required, for project management.

  • Endorses or prepares reports of work progress, as required, for project and discipline use.

  • Maintains up-to-date skills in Bechtel Standard Application Programs (BSAPs) relevant to design work and ensures that maximum use is made thereof.

  • Organizes and directs the implementation of on-the-job training of assigned personnel.

  • Conducts annual performance reviews in accordance with approved procedures and holds career development discussions.

  • Supports the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.

 

Qualifications and Skills

Basic Qualifications

The Piping Designer shall be knowledgeable and/or experienced in:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or scientific discipline, AND Specialized courses in drafting, design, and engineering practices, OR Extensive experience in design and drafting. 

 

Additional Qualifications

  • Knowledge of design and drafting techniques, engineering drawings, graphic arts, reading of drawings and reproduction methods used by the discipline.

  • Skill in reading, interpreting and using related documents and drawings prepared by other project groups.

  • Knowledge of the application of engineering and construction materials related to the discipline’s design responsibilities.

  • Knowledge of Engineering Department Procedures (EDPs), 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.

  • Knowledge of technical responsibilities of other groups associated with the total design effort.

  • Demonstrated skill in organizing and supervising.

  • Knowledge of procedures used for the procurement and quantity control of bulk materials applicable to the discipline.

  • Knowledge of 2-D and 3-D computer-aided drafting (CAD) tools and other BSAPs applicable to the specific discipline work.

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 four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. 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.  
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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.

Applicants with a disability, who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, may e-mail their request to acesstmt@bechtel.com or call +1-800-749-2372 for assistance. Determinations on request for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

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Juntos formando el mañana

Bechtel es una de las empresas de ingeniería, construcción y gestión de proyectos más respetadas a nivel mundial. Junto con nuestros clientes, entregamos proyectos emblemáticos que fomentan el progreso y el crecimiento económico a largo plazo. Desde 1898, hemos completado más de 25.000 proyectos extraordinarios en 160 países de los siete continentes. Operamos a través de cuatro unidades de negocios globales: Infraestructura; Nuclear, Seguridad y Medio Ambiente; Energía; y Minería y Metales. Nuestra empresa y nuestra cultura se basan en más de un siglo de liderazgo y una adherencia incesante a nuestros valores, cuyo núcleo son la seguridad, la calidad, la ética y la integridad. Estos valores son lo que creemos, lo que esperamos, lo que entregamos y lo que vivimos.

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Bechtel es un empleador que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades. Todos los postulantes calificados serán considerados para su contratación sin distinción de raza, color, religión, sexo, orientación sexual, identidad y expresión de género, edad, nacionalidad, discapacidad, estado de ciudadanía (según lo autorice la ley), estatus militar, información genética y cualquier otra característica protegida por la ley federal, estatal o local.

Postulantes en situación de discapacidad, que requieran de ajustes razonables para cualquier etapa del proceso de reclutamiento y contratación, pueden enviar su solicitud por correo electrónico a acesstmt@bechtel.com para recibir apoyo. Determinaciones referentes a los requerimientos de ajustes razonables serán revisados  caso a caso.