Senior Mechanical/Piping Designer at GHD in Buffalo, New York

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Job Description:

Join a global professional services leader. We are committed to solving the world's biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization.

The Engineering Design group in our Buffalo, NY office is looking for a Senior Mechanical/Piping Designer to prepare drawings and construction documents for industrial, municipal, energy, and environmental projects. In this role, you will collaborate with fellow designers on projects that include P&IDs, equipment layout, including pumps, tanks, process equipment and all associated piping and ductwork.

Specific responsibilities will include:
  • Preparation of preliminary and detailed design engineering drawings (typically extracted from 3D project model), as well as coordinating with project team members
  • Performing project tasks and making technical decisions in coordination with design engineers and Project managers
  • Preparing drawing lists and estimating design effort in support of proposals

For success in this position, you will possess the following skills and qualifications:
  • Associate's Degree in Drafting/Design, Mechanical Engineering Technology or similar field
  • 15 years or more of relevant industrial and/or municipal drafting/design experience
  • Experience with AutoCAD v. 2016 or higher
  • Working knowledge of laser scan point clouds, Plant 3D,Navisworks and Revit preferred
  • Knowledge of B-31.1/B31.3 and B31.4
  • Knowledge of ANSI and ISO standards
  • Ability to create 3D Models and Orthographic drawings that incorporate Industrial Standards
  • Skills in using project management techniques that include planning, scheduling, documentation and presentation of ideas.
  • Extract and Compile complete BOM, Line List, Valve List and tie-point list.
  • Experience with BIM360 and Projectwise a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work both within a team and independently

Why GHD?
Being the best we can be is in our culture. We are a family of smart, innovative and creative problem solvers. In our employee-owned company, everything feels like it matters more. Challenge us and help us come up with new solutions to ensure water, energy and urbanization are made sustainable for generations to come.

Our commitment to you
Commitment is a powerful word that defines how we do business, how we serve our clients and how we care for one another. We will support your needs by giving you the tools to do your best work and then recognize achievements. We will set your curiosity free to allow brilliant minds to do their best work. We will invest in new ideas, removing barriers where we can. Finally, we will encourage you to collaborate with thousands of diverse people across our global business.

Who we are
We are committed to solving the world's biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization. GHD is a global professional services company that is a leader in engineering, construction and architectural expertise. Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals, yet we are proudly 'One GHD' across more than 200 offices, spanning five continents - Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region. Delivering extraordinary social and economic outcomes, we are passionate about building lasting relationships with our partners and clients.

If you are passionate about pursuing this position, please submit your resume and cover letter via the link above.

As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status.

This position does not provide visa sponsorship.