Company: Kintec Recruitment
Skills: Piping Engineer
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: £NEG
Location: England, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

My client in Surrey is recruiting for a Lead Piping Designer on an ongoing contract basis. Rates negotiable.

The Role:
The lead Piping Designer supervises a team of designers to address all discipline specific requirements within the project. They will Supports the Project Management Team in planning and identifying technical issues that which could limit progress or impact project budgets and act as the client interface.

Specific duties include:
o Typically works as a Lead Designer on a project particularly on larger complex projects, for feasibility, concept, FEED, detailed design projects.
o Technically responsible for all layout work and allocating, supervising and directing preparation of project deliverables. Subject to project size, will delegate some level of supervision and specific checking activities to appropriate competent personnel.
o Supervises, reviews and checks the layout activities including the preparation of Design Basis, 2D & 3D Plot Plans & Layouts, 3D Modeling, Specials List, and Tie-in Schedule. Identifies and resolves discrepancies and divergences from original proposal/contract by raising technical queries with projects / client.
o Assists Lead Engineer to identify clear scopes of work, preparation of the Technical Document Register (TDR). Quantifies the total number of deliverables and format of delivery, and other requirements for execution of the work.
o Participates in multi-discipline Engineering Design Reviews and provides input and support to close out of actions.
o Prepares piping MTOs and assistance to procurement as required.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of HNC in mechanical engineering. Will have good working experience of Auto CAD and PDMS CAD System. Significant related experience of working for engineering/client organisations in the oil and gas industry with exposure to consultancy, FEED / Details Design and EPC projects.

Kintec was established in the UK in 2001 with the purpose of supplying both Contract and Permanent technical engineering personnel. Currently operating within the Oil and Gas, Chemical, Life Sciences, Power, Rail and Infrastructure industries, Kintec’s business reach is on a global scale. Over the years, we have succeeded in developing lasting relationships, with both clients and candidates, and delivered expertise and up to the minute industry knowledge with efficiency and professionalism. With business expansion and the creation of further offices in the UK, networks in the Middle East, Africa, and the US as well as movement further into Europe, Kintec’s market position has gained major strength over its 18 years in business and we have reinforced this further with sector diversification. Kintec prides itself on delivering unparalleled levels of mobilisation support, which includes the organisation of visas, travel, accommodation, local payroll, security and medical insurance. We take great care to ensure that our own employees are provided with all of the necessary in-house training to be able to deliver exceptional levels of customer service to our clients and candidates. Furthermore, we provide opportunities for further career development, as part of our organic growth model, and aim to provide a favourable working environment where our personnel are held in extremely high regard. We see our staff as paramount in terms of establishing a long lasting and successful business, facilitating the overall aim to replicate and build on our historic achievements