Engineering Expert (Expert)-Project Engineering-E&T-CH-US

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Engineering Expert (Expert)-Project Engineering-E&T-CH-US

Kansas City, Missouri Contract Job ID: 2310161088
Estimated Duration: 12 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking Engineering Expert (Expert)-Project Engineering-E&T-CH-US

Job Summary:
  • Pipe Designer-Job purpose The Piping Department provides service and projects to improve safety and continual improvements of existing chemical processes and provides drawings for maintenance purposes.
  • We provide P&IDs, Layouts, 3D Modeling and Piping Isometrics to support plant activities.
  • We also provide the resources to maintain as built records of the plant drawings.
Duties and responsibilities
  • P&IDs
  • Scribe marks from process engineer using ACAD and PDF editors (Bluebeam)
  • Verify against Process Flow Diagrams, Route piping, confirm pipe specifications
  • Add line numbers, tie-in numbers, specialty item numbers, etc. per company standards Equipment Layouts
  • Layout and do studies to optimize access and ergonomics of new equipment
  • Knowledge of scaled drawings capable of updates with ACAD Piping Isometrics
  • Survey exist field conditions and optimize routings of new pipelines using good engineering practices
  • Model piping and create ISOs from AutoCAD Plant 3D software AutoCAD Plant-3d drawings
  • Build plant 3d models to produce extracted isometrics and perform Navisworks model reviews
  • Use model reviews to fine tune piping design to match plant expectations
  • Execute and Manipulate 3d laser scans for use in interference clash Project controls
  • Create line lists, hold lists and tie-in lists using company templates in Microsoft Excel
  • Create material take-offs from models, sketches and isometrics
Qualifications Requirements: 
  • Minimum 2yrs college or High School graduate with 5 years pipe design experience
  • Must have strong grasp of pipe specs and materials
  • Experience with AutoCAD, AutoCAD Plant 3D and, Navisworks
  • Require field work experience in an active chemical plant or processing industry, including gathering field dimensions, P&ID as-building and walking down P&IDs to determine tie in locations
  • Must have team social skills to work with other disciplines and plant personnel
Job Experience in a working Manufacturing Plant with major piping Preferences: 
  • Ability to customize AutoCAD components is a bonus
  • Prefer AutoCAD Vault experience (ProjectWise also adequate)
  • Experience with Bluebeam, Leica software and BIM360 are plusses
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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