Senior Piping Support Engineer - Combined Cycle

Charlotte, North Carolina
06 Oct 2016
26 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Overview:

CB&I Charlotte is looking for an experienced, reliable, hard-working individual to work as a Piping Support Engineer in the piping and plant layout design group. The successful candidate will have 7-10 years of power plant support engineer design and analysis experience and be competent with supporting high energy systems with design conditions at or above 1000 Deg. F and 2300 psig.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Supervise a small team of support engineers and designers on a critical active project
  • Be able to perform or oversee all support engineering functions needed by the project
  • Prepare and review original pipe support designs and calculations
  • Create and evaluate pipe support designs and create calculations to validate those designs
  • Work with minimal supervision/guidance
  • Work closely with internal and external piping design, stress and support engineering team members to arrive at the lowest installed cost, without sacrificing engineering quality
  • Plan and schedule team activities with the piping lead
  • Estimate hours for support design and analysis activities
  • Help the Piping Design Lead by monitoring support design and engineering team performance and schedule compliance
  • Comply with client contract and company standards in conjunction with Engineering and Project Management

  • Capture and communicate best practices with department leads
  • Promote teamwork; coach and guide others with less experience
  • Be willing to locate in Charlotte, NC
Basic Qualifications:
  • Proficient in StaadPro, GTSTRUDL and Mathcad, Construction Means and Methods
  • Be willing and able to communicate with upper management in a professional manner
  • Has a PE and SE in structural engineering, and has practiced as a PE recently
  • Experience with MS Excel, Word, Powerpoint
  • Experience with Nozzle Pro by Paulin Research Group
  • Code Compliance and Design Experience in ASCE 7, IBC, AISC Steel Construction and Seismic Design Manuals, ASME B31.1
Company Overview:

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With over 125 years of experience and the expertise of more than 40,000 employees, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality.