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Sr Eng II-Sr. Layout/Piping Designer NS&E

  • Location: Oak Ridge, Anderson, Tennessee
  • Salary: 58-62 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Glenn McClain
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: (832) 945-0424
  • Start Date: 2021-06-28
  • Job Ref: 21-11283
Project Description:

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.


Plans and conducts independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of design on a project.
Layout & design of piping & equipment and piping isometrics.
Review of sub-contrators facilty layouts & designs.
Supports development of work plans and schedules for the assigned work including estimate of material quantities, design deliverables and staffing needs to meet the project milestones
Requires a broad knowledge of design and drafting techniques, engineering drawings, drawing checking, 2-D and 3-D CAD, reading of drawings and reproduction methods used by the discipline.
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 analysts, support designers, Start-up, and operations 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. Maintain up-to-date skills in computer applications to design work and ensure that maximum use is made thereof.
Perform Engineering tasks, within a discipline, having a medium degree of complexity.
Accept technical and administrative direction from the group supervisor during the preparation of above ground piping designs.

Basic Qualifications:

Level One: AA/AS degree with 11 years of related design experience or 13 years related design experience
Level Two: AA/AS degree with 15 years of related design experience or 17 years related design experience
Must be a US citizen.
Must be able to obtain and maintain any security clearances required for this position
Knows applicable industry standards and codes, accepted design practices and quality standards for a global business unit.
Knowledge of and experience with modeling and preparation of drawings/documents for General Arrangements, Equipment Locations and piping isometrics drawings.
Knowledge & application of ASME B31.1 and/or B31.3 codes.

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous Bechtel and/or DOD, DOE project experience.