Search For Jobs Piping Layout Designer

  • Ref: CW-LAYOUTDESIGNER_1565799200

  • Permanent

  • London, North London

  • ££48 - £50 per hour

  • End: 31st Oct 2019

First People Solutions are currently looking for a Piping Layout/SmartPlant 3D Designer to work in North London on a 12 months+ contract.

The Role

The role plans and conducts independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of design on a project. Knows applicable industry standards and codes, accepted design practices and quality standards for following areas: refining / petrochemicals, pharmacy / fine chemicals or any other process industry. Reporting to the PD&P Engineering Group Supervisor (EGS), they will complete engineering design and specification for oil and gas mechanical handling equipment in accordance with relevant design criteria, codes and standards.


  • This work includes the preparation of layouts, study drawings, detailed 2-D and 3-D Computer Aided Design (CAD) design models, SmartPlant3D, microstation, and construction drawings.
  • Maintains up-to-date skills in Bechtel Standard Computer Applications (BSAPs) relevant to design work and ensures that maximum use is made thereof.
  • Supports the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation and satisfaction.
  • Aid with the preparation of Plant Design material take-offs.
  • Prepare layouts, study drawings, detailed 2D and 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) design models and construction drawings using SmartPlant 3D.
  • Undertake design of mining & mechanical handling equipment.


  • 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.
  • Knowledge of procedures used for the procurement and quantity control of bulk materials applicable to the discipline.
  • Knowledge of BSAPs applicable to the specific discipline work.
  • Knowledge and experience in plant layout and piping design for oil & gas projects.
  • Ability to develop intermediate piping layout in a 2D/3D CADD and SP3D environment

Experience using SP3D is essential for this role.

For more information, please either apply for this advertisement or contact Calum Walker at First People Solutions.

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