Mechanical/Piping Designer – Pittsburgh, PA

Title: Mechanical  Designer
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Skills: AutoCAD
Type: Contract
Pay Rate: TBD based on experience
Duration: 6 months + with the possibility of going direct
Start Date: ASAP

Mechanical/Piping Designer

Designer with experience in an industrial facility.  Design experience in steel facilities is considered a significant plus.

  • Experience in REVIT is a plus, if no experience they will teach.
  • Must be capable of generating piping drawings from vendor drawings, flow diagrams and P&ID’s.
  • Capable of utilizing REVIT software to prepare piping layouts and detail drawings with sufficient detail for a contractor to install.
  • Must be familiar with piping specifications and codes.
  • Able to complete project documents in a timely matter to meet project schedules.
  • Capable of checking drawings based on vendor information.
  • Capable of directing others in the department to delegate work required in a clear and precise manner.
  • Able to communicate with Department Manager, Project Managers, and other discipline designers to gather information required to complete the design as per client and vendor documentation.
  • Must be able to read and understand the “As-Sold” specification for the project and provide all necessary drawings required for construction.
  • Communicate with other disciplines to alleviate any interferences or design issues.
  • Make any necessary changes or revisions to drawings as required or requested by their supervisor.
  • Capable of designing pipe supports per codes and standards.
  • Must be able to follow directions and company standards and procedures.
  • Willing to perform any duties as required by the Department Manager.
  • Able to convey to their Department Manager any project requirements, status of project and schedule as requested.
  • Capable of clarifying any field issues that may come up pertaining to the drawings and design.
  • Capable of working on their own or as part of a team.
  • Must be self-motivated and responsible to get the project completed correctly and on budget.


  • Must have a 2-year technical degree from an accredited college or technical school.
  • Experience in REVIT is a Plus (if no experience, they will teach)
  • Experience in Microsoft Office is required.
  • HVAC experience is a plus
  • Must be familiar with all piping codes and construction techniques.

Above requirements, plus

Senior Level is 10+ Years

  • Experience in PLANT 3D design software is a plus.
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in piping design in heavy industrial facilities.

Mid-Level is 5+ Years

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in piping design in heavy industrial facilities.


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