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  • Job reference: RMS0109187

Principal Piping Designer

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 12/04/2012
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The Company:
Our Client appears in the FTSE 100 index and is an international energy services company specializing in Oil and Gas and has annual revenues of over £2.6 billion. They believe that it is the people that drive their success, from Project Managers, Project Engineers, consultants to designers and commercial personnel. They work globally employing over 20,000 people on major operations including the UK

The Role:
Prepare and check Piping drawings and BOM's from agreed scopes with input from engineers. To promote the promote and introduce new design technologies, including Cloudscan, PDMS etc.

Prepare project drawings and documents using the appropriate software.

Be proficient in the use of CAD software.

Check designs and drawings of design team for accuracy and conformance to technical specifications and procedures.

Ensure Document Management System is maintained as per procedures.

Conduct site surveys and reports.

Participate in tuition and guidance of trainee designers.

Ensure deliverables are completed within budget and time schedule.

Be conversant with and ensure compliance with current CAD draughting standards and procedures.

Participate in the development of CAD systems

Keep abreast of new developments and review new and improved types of materials and equipment.

Responsible for efficient running and discipline of design team.

Responsible for the quality and accuracy of all design work produced by their team.

Report progress to Lead Engineer as appropriate.

Carry out regular reviews of manning levels.

Prepare and review work estimates.

Participate in discussions with clients and visit jobsite as necessary.

Carry out regular reviews of assigned personnel, proposing any necessary action which should be taken such as disciplinary or promotion where appropriate.

Conduct staff Personal Development Review (PDR)

Contribute to new / revised procedures.

Attend meetings with Chief Designer when requested.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
HNC in Mechanical Engineer or equivalent

Proven trade record at the required position

Able to work within budgets and to meet project schedules

Computer literate in Microsoft Office applications

Skilled in the use of AutoCAD or Microstation

BOSIET Offshore survival certification

Familiar with use of Pipe specs, industry codes and standards.

Competence in Bentley Microstation version 8.0 and Autocad 2006. Experience in PDMS and Cloudscan applications preferred.

Able to carry out offshore surveys.

Current offshore medical certificate
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