Company: Strike
Skills: Design Engineer, Mechanical Engineering, Drafting
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: 77380, Texas, United States
Status: Active


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Job Summary:

The Mechanical Drafting Lead will function as a senior designer with a high level of experience in design, and the ability to function as a project lead for small to large capital projects.

Primary Job Functions:

  • Understand and interpret codes and specifications related to design requirements
  • Work collaboratively with others (Project Managers, Engineers and Designers) in a team environment to resolve design/drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish objectives
  • Verify accuracy and completeness of all deliverable products and services in assigned areas of responsibility
  • Assist in administration, training others on AutoCAD and/or CADworx including setting up specifications and creating complete mechanical packages
  • Answer questions from Client and/or construction groups on design for assigned project

Experience:

  • 5 - 8 years of experience (or Associates Degree & 4 years of experience) in facilities creating mechanical drafting/design drawings preferably in Meter Stations, Pump Stations, Launcher/Receivers, Main Line Valves, Compression Stations and As-builts. An advanced understanding of AutoCAD and/or CADworx
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook)

Education/Training:

  • 5 - 8 years of experience (or Associates Degree & 4 years of experience) in facilities creating mechanical drafting/design drawings preferably in Meter Stations, Pump Stations, Launcher/Receivers, Main Line Valves, Compression Stations and As-builts

Competencies:

  • Must be able to create and modify drawings using nationally recognized standards, client supplied specifications, and Strike drafting standards:
  1. Piping and Instrument Diagrams
  2. Process Flow Diagrams
  3. Piping and Equipment Layouts
  4. Sections & Details
  5. Isometric Drawings
  6. Bill of Materials
  7. Equipment
  8. Civil Structural Supports
  • Must have a strong working knowledge of the following:
    • ASME piping codes
    • Elevation and coordinate systems, both plant and world
    • Pipelines, meter stations, compressor stations and pump stations
    • Pigging and purging
    • Civil structural requirements for pipe and equipment support
    • Pipe and equipment installation
    • Process instrumentation use and installation
    • Drawing controls, and creating transmittals for electronic and hard copies of drawing packages
    • Field survey of existing pipe and equipment
    • Pipe stress analysis and vessel code analysis
    • Hydrostatic testing
    • Cathodic protection
  • The ability and skill level to organize, delegate and oversee a team of designers and draftsman to complete a project from start to finish
  • Understand the scope and limits of responsibility between various engineering disciplines and project support groups
  • The candidate must exhibit the ability to work well in a team environment to complete tasks associated with a common goal or project
  • Displays strong written and oral communication skills and employs effective listening skills
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the electrical engineering field
  • Utilizes exceptional multi-tasking and organizational skills with excellent attention to detail and emphasis on quality
  • Accuracy, timeliness, tact, self-starter, problem-solving skills, and ability to work effectively with both employees and managers
  • Respect for confidentiality concerning employee information and company records
  • Convey a positive and professional image to employees

Other Criteria:

  • Ability to work flexible hours, occasionally in excess of a normal schedule
  • Must be willing to travel to project sites to collect field data
  • Must be willing to travel to project sites to perform field inspections
  • May be required to be out of town for multiple days at a time.
  • Complies with Strike's policies and procedures
  • Complies with Strike's Drug & Alcohol Policy maintaining favorable drug testing results throughout employment
  • Performs job safely with respect to others, property and individual safety
  • Authorized to work in the United States

Strike is an equal opportunity employer.