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Eng III-Jr. Layout/Piping Designer NS&E

  • Location: Oak Ridge, Anderson, Tennessee
  • Salary: 40-46 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Luanne DiCunto
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: (732) 509-9055
  • Start Date: 2021-06-28
  • Job Ref: 21-11281
Bechtel National, Inc. (BNI), Bechtels government services business, is one of the top providers to departments and agencies of the U.S. and British governments. Its successes include many large, first-of-a-kind projects in government site management, environmental restoration, defense, space, energy, and national and homeland security. This position will provide support to the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) located at the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
UPF will be built by 2025 for *** billion and will be a first-of-its-kind complex for enriched uranium operations in support of Y-12 missions. UPF is one of the Department of Energys largest investments in Tennessee since the Manhattan Project and one of the National Nuclear Security Administrations largest construction projects. When complete, UPF will: replace a 70-year-old facility with modern buildings, reduce operational costs and energy consumption, improve worker safety, and provide enriched uranium capabilities well into the future.
The UPF project works on a 9-80 schedule with every other Friday off. Start times are flexible but the standard work week is: Monday - Thursday from 7:00 am to 4:30 pm. The schedule on working Fridays is: 7:00am-3:30 pm.

Eligibility for this position requires US citizenship; successful candidate must provide proof of US citizenship in order to obtain badge access to the site. Candidate must complete security questionnaire and successfully clear site access requirements check. All employees are subject and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of employment. Must be able to obtain a security clearance, as applicable.


Conducts work requiring selection, application and adaptation of design on a project.
Layout & design of piping & equipment and piping isometrics.
2D/3D modeling of piping and equipment.
Field walkdowns & preparation of Plant Design estimates
Preparation of drawings/documents for General Arrangements and piping isometrics drawings,
Assist with coordination of 3D model activities, i.e. input, interference reconciliation, etc. with other physical related disciplines,
Assists with plans and schedules and prepare/maintain design procedures, standards to provide quality design documents,
Interface with stress and pipe support engineers, construction, and suppliers during the preparation of piping designs for the purpose of model/space control, etc.,
Perform coordination review of specifications and other documents prepared by others.
Candidate should possess knowledge of piping codes such as ASME B31.3 or B31.1.

Basic Qualifications:

Grade 24 - AA/AS degree or certification in an engineering or drafting/design with 5 years experience or; 9 years related experience
Must be a US citizen.
Knows applicable industry standards and codes, accepted design practices and quality standards.
Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen, and background check.

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous Bechtel and/or DOD, DOE project experience.