Mechanical/Piping Designer

Posted: 10/02/2022

The Mechanical / Piping Designer / Checker is a direct-hire position working for HGA at our office in Ruston, LA, Shreveport, LA, and Houston, TX.

The Mechanical / Piping Designer / Checker position requires extensive knowledge of engineering design principles and practices. Assumes responsibility for technical accuracy and constructability of finished designs.  Works under direct supervision from a Lead Engineer and Senior Designer.

Mechanical / Piping Designer Duties and Responsibilities:
• Interprets and analyzes general design provided by engineers.
• Coordinates work with other disciplines on assigned projects
• Prepares detailed design for engineer’s approval.
• Communicates and works closely with all disciplines.
• Review vendor equipment drawings and creates equipment 3D models.
• Reviews shop drawings from equipment suppliers.
• May delegate work for drafting personnel.

?Mechanical / Piping Designer Education and/or Experience:
• Technology training in Drafting and design from an accredited school. Associate’s degree preferred.
• Between 1-5 years’ design experience. Industries such as chemical, wood products, oil & gas, and pulp & paper are a plus.
• Experience utilizing AutoCAD is preferred.
• Ability to utilize CadWorx Software. (Plant and Equipment) preferred.
• Experience utilizing point cloud data. (CloudWorx a plus)
• Experience with a consulting engineering firm preferred.
• Capable of performing design field work as required in an industrial facility. This includes field walks, climbing stairs and ladders.
• Ability to delegate and manage time and resources efficiently.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled