Principal Piping Designer

Principal Piping Designer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Principal Piping Designer to join our team.


  • Ensure, as far as practically possible, that all assigned work is carried out in compliance with the agreed budget and schedule;
  • Maintain DO planning control on all scopes for a given Asset;
  • Identify scope and schedule changes in accordance with the Change Control Process;
  • Prepare DO estimates and schedules and assist in their review;
  • Management of third party suppliers in the execution of Engineering delivery;
  • Supporting task delegation to team;
  • Interact with multi-discipline engineering teams;
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships and communicate across the project/contract interfaces;
  • Coaching and mentoring as delegated;
  • Adhere to and comply with relevant discipline specific procedures and provide feedback for continuous improvement;
  • Technically competent in own discipline and actively maintains own competence according to standards and pursues continuous professional development;
  • Participate in audits and incident investigations as required;
  • Manage and supervise direct reports;
  • Executing assigned scopes of work;
  • Executing assigned personal objectives.


  • Enthusiastic, conscientious and keen to learn;
  • HNC / HND or equivalent professional qualification with relevant considerable experience;
  • Flexible with a can-do attitude;
  • Intellectually capable, can substantiate the ability to apply theory in a practical context;
  • Demonstrable balance of industrial experience at relevant level and position;
  • Conversant with codes of practice, standards and relevant sections of statutory documentation applicable to draughting function;
  • Professional demeanor, interpersonal skills;
  • HNC or equivalent in appropriate engineering subject;
  • Conversant with company quality control assurance requirements applicable to draughting function;
  • Familiar with and competent in planning, progress monitoring, forecasting and reporting for draughting function;
  • Able to estimate man-hours and materials for delegated aspects of work;
  • Current Bosiet & MIST;
  • Experienced in the supervision of discipline designers and draughtspersons;
  • Experienced senior designer with sound technical background and in depth knowledge of CAD draughting techniques;
  • PDMS Experience.