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  • Job reference: RMS0156843

Piping Drafting Checker

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: New Orleans
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 08/05/2015
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The Company:
Major Engineering Firm in the New Orleans, LA area

The Role:
The Piping Drafting Checker is expected to perform an in depth review of all drawings created by drafting prior to release to fabrication or client submission.


• Check drawings by referencing site studies, existing drawings, vendor drawings, catalog data, and company standards
• Examine P&ID’s to detect inaccuracies utilizing knowledge of piping design principles
• Communicate with design personnel to resolve drawing and design discrepancies
• Mark-up drawings to show deficiencies and back check drawings per mark-ups
• Take direct responsibility for design/drawing checking
• Assist engineers and designers in resolving piping design issues
• Utilize Navisworks as a review tool
• Must have the ability to check isometrics from orthographic drawings


• Requires a High school diploma or equivalent.
• Requires a minimum of Fifteen (20) years of piping layout and design experience relating to the Upstream Oil & Gas market.
• Minimum of Five (5) years of piping checking experience
• Must be proficient in AutoCAD
• Requires knowledge and ability to work with MS Office Suite of products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
• Must have strong working knowledge of ASME, ANSI, API RP 14C, API RP 14E, API Spec 6A, NFPA and OSHA standards
• Must have working knowledge with AWS Welding Symbols and AISC Manual
• Requires a proven ability to conduct layout and design for Offshore Piping Systems
• Must have knowledge of pipe and fittings, valves, and piping specialties
• Some knowledge of structural steel design required
• Must have the ability to check isometrics from orthographic drawings


• Work is primarily conducted in our office environment but also requires occasional travel to other office work locations.


• Must be able to lift and carry 20 pounds;
• Sufficient clarity of speech and hearing or other communication capabilities, with or without reasonable accommodation, which permits employee to communicate effectively;
• Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time with or without reasonable accommodation.
• Sufficient vision or other powers of observation, with or without reasonable accommodations, which permits employee to conduct analysis and investigations;
• Sufficient manual dexterity with or without reasonable accommodation, which permit the employee to perform routine office duties;
• Sufficient personal mobility and physical reflexes, with or without reasonable accommodations to perform office duties and travel when necessary to off-site locations.
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