Designer

  • location: Houston, TX
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $30 - $40 per hour
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Designer

Contract position: Engineering client involved in engineering & construction projects in the Petrochem, Power Generation and Oil & Gas industries is looking for a Structural Designer for a long term contract assignment (with a great chance of turning into a direct hire position) in Houston, TX. You need 3-10 years of relevant experience as a Structural Designer supporting heavy industrial plant projects. You need to be local or within a commutable distance to Houston.

Responsibilities for the Designer
  • Assist in the execution of various structural project designs including electrical equipment foundations, cable tray supports, new construction and retrofit work
  • Assist in the development of project deliverables includes FEP phase design concepts through detailed design
  • Analyze reports, maps, drawings, tests, 2D and 3D survey data, and other topographical data to plan and design projects
  • Develop drawings for production work including problem analysis, design layout and calculations on non-routine assignments of substantial variety and complexity
  • Execute variety of civil design assignments using prescribed methods and standard techniques including drawing sequence and presentation, sizing various system components and refining rough sketches
  • Execute changes to designs or sketches and redlines or mark-ups on ongoing projects
Requirements for the Designer

  • 3-10 years of experience as a Structural Designer supporting heavy industrial plant engineering & construction projects
  • You need experience creating structural designs for the installation of switchgear, cable tray, power cable, power control centers, & transformers utilizing client or industry standards
  • You must bevery experienced and proficient with AutoCAD design software
  • You need to have some exposure to MicroStation CAD software
  • You need some experience with TEKLA software
  • Experience & use of laser scan data, including use of LFM software (or similar) is a BIG PLUS
  • Client prefers candidates with an AS degree or CAD certificate
Benefits

  • PTO Program
  • 401K
  • Health Insurance available, and more...
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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