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AECOM Piping Designer in New Orleans, Louisiana

United States of America - Louisiana, New Orleans

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a creative, highly talented Piping Designer to support the Global Oil & Gas Business. This position will be based in our New Orleans, LA office.

This position involves the checking, design and drafting of 3D CAD based mechanical and piping drawings for the energy, oil, gas and petrochemical industry projects.

  • Under general direction of a Lead Mechanical/Piping Designer, provide advanced 3D drafting and design services by preparing and maintaining mechanical and piping drawings.

  • Prepare 3D designs and estimates from general instruction and/or preliminary sketches, diagrams, or schematics.

  • Prepare Line Lists, Manual Valve Lists, and Drawings Lists.

  • May recommend modifications and changes for design improvement and simplification.

  • Produce complex technical drawings and piping isometrics.

  • Prepare working drawings from conceptual layout to detailed finished product.

  • Coordinate CAD projects with other discipline personnel.

  • Prepare and assemble project deliverables.

Job Summary:

Creates digital assets that support teams to consistently plan, design, build, operate and maintain infrastructure. This includes digital engineering deliverables such as drawings, models and GIS apps as well as digital solutions used for collection, analysis and simulation. This function supports various disciplines and projects across all areas of engineering. Performs complex BIM or Plant Data Centric assignments involving the use of multiple application platforms, such as Revit, Intergraph SmartPlant, Plant 3D, etc. software, to achieve set results and deadlines.

  • Works under limited supervision.

  • Performs both routine and non-routine, complex drafting assignments that require judgment in resolving issues or making recommendations.

  • Uses applications to scale and edit assignments involving the use of computer aided design and drafting equipment and other graphics software (e.g. CADD software) to achieve set results and deadlines.

  • Digitize or trace sketches or concepts from designers using CADD software, such as AutoCAD or MicroStation.

  • Decisions made with general understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines.

  • Follows specific, standardized procedures to achieve set results and deadlines.

  • Receives little instruction on daily work and general instructions on new assignments.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science Degree and four (4) years of design experience with complex industrial piping plant design drawings.


  • Associates Degree and six (6) years of design experience with complex industrial piping plant design drawings.


  • High School Diploma or GED and eight (8) years of design experience with complex industrial piping plant design drawings.


  • Proficiency in design of mechanical and piping drawings to include Orthographic (orthos), Isometric (isos) and Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID's).

  • Previous experience developing design packages for industrial plant construction

  • Must be proficient in AutoCAD 3D CAD Design/Modeling Software..

  • Must be able to travel to industrial field project location(s), with lead designer(s) or engineer(s) for field inspection(s), field sketches and verification of piping installations, which includes walking, climbing ladders, etc.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office: Word, Excel and Outlook.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency in the use of Plant 3D and/or CADworx 3D CAD Design/Modeling Software.

  • Prefer a minimum of 6 years + of design experience with complex industrial piping plant design drawings.

  • Previous experience working on Oil & Gas, Power and/or Petrochemical industry projects.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position does not include sponsorship opportunities for United States work authorization.

  • Must possess or be able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Card (TWIC).

  • Relocation benefits are not available for this position.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 209866BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.