Piping Designer

Posted 30/04/2024 by DATS Recruitment Ltd

Ellesmere Port Town, Cheshire West and Chester
£50,000 - £65,000/annum Pension , holidays , Bonus

Piping Design Engineer ( ideally with PDMS/ E3D) x 1

Piping Designer  (ideally with PDMS/ E3D ) x 2

This staff opportunity would suit a recently graduated / qualified Designer or Design Engineer with 3 + years CAD experience in a process industry.

Or a more experienced designer without a degree but a good level  of process industry experience. 

All applicants must have a degree .

Working with our bluechip client based in the Cheshire area, we are looking for two  Piping Designer and a further more experienced Piping Design Engineer to join an innovative technology company dedicated to developing advanced solutions that contribute to a sustainable energy mix.

You will be part of an international team working together with Engineers from other European offices eg Germany.

This role is in a very sensitive part of the nuclear industry and requires a high level of security clearance which for a UK passport holder ( Not dual nationality)  will take 3-4 months to achieve.    

They are a forward-thinking and innovative technology company that is committed to driving positive change in the energy sector

As a Piping Designer, you will be an integral part of our dynamic team, contributing to the design and implementation of advanced pipework systems for sustainable energy solutions. Your expertise will directly impact the success of projects and play a vital role in shaping a cleaner and more sustainable energy landscape.

Our client is ideally looking for candidates with good levels of experience with  PDMS or E3D but they are now willing to provide the correct candidate with training on E3D or PDMS  CAD systems. 


Develop plant layout plans in cooperation with the responsible process engineers and our client's customers 
Develop concept designs for process pipework, including physical arrangements, routing optimisation and pipework support structures. 
Model and drawing creation using E3D (AVEVA) 
Detailed designs and sequencing for in-house manufacturing 
Participation in steel construction planning and coordination of steel construction and earthquake calculations 
Presentation of designs to internal stakeholders and external customers 
Attend single and multi-discipline Design Reviews. 
Develop and maintain specialist knowledge of all client's pipework designs. 
Provide pipework engineering support to manufacturing department during production of pipework systems. 
Provide support for installation and testing of pipework systems at the customer sites. 

Completed studies in mechanical engineering or related subject 
Several years of expertise in the construction of piping for process / chemical plants 
Knowledge of EU and US standards (EN; ASME) 
Experience in using E3D or PDMS preferred. 
Structured, precise, efficient and result-oriented way of working 
A high degree of customer orientation, motivation, flexibility and teamwork 
Experienced use of MS Office tools 
Flexible approach and willing to undertake UK and Overseas travel. 
Minimum Security Clearance (SC). 


Excellent Salary  plus annual bonus estimatred at £3.3K per year.

Good contributionary pension ( max 11% employee 16% Employer)

Excellent Company benefits 25 + 8 holidays rising with service


Permanent role

Location: Cheshire

WFH 2 days 

If you have the right skills and experinace as Piping Designer, please click the link to 'Apply'

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