Senior Piping Engineer - Bergen op Zoom

Job Title: Senior Piping Engineer - Bergen op Zoom
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 2019-02-20
Reference: BH-100053
Contact Name: Sander Schuitman
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2019 14:03

Job Description

Due to continued expansion in the Chemicals sector, NES Global Talent is looking for experienced, degree-qualified Senior Piping Engineer to be based in Bergen op Zoom. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the schedule and budget performance of the mechanical discipline team assigned to you;
  • Responsible for the technical integrity of the discipline’s work performed under your supervision and for the observance of project HSE requirements relevant to your team’s work scope;
  • Coordinates with other discipline lead engineers to ensure correct implementation of the design and its intent;
  • Able to coordinate work with input from all disciplines in to the 3D model when required by the project;
  • Participates in formal design reviews and HAZOP meetings to meet this obligation:
  • Conduct or direct site surveys and plant visits to establish equipment and/or layout constraints in the existing facilities on brownfield sites that may influence the overall project design concept and be able to work with Process, I&C and Piping layout engineers to recommend the most economical solutions;
  • Must be able to prepare piping and piping fittings’ specifications and prepare material purchase requisitions and perform technical evaluations of bidders’ responses;
  • Prepare discipline construction scope of work, testing procedures and methodologies and other necessary discipline reports;
  • Perform all work in line with the project specific procedures;
  • Be innovative in design work regarding minimization of cost while maintaining technical integrity.
Job Specific Knowledge

  • Must have a broad knowledge in piping design related international codes and standards;
  • Must be familiar with the requirements of piping stress calculations;
  • Experience in Pre-FEED, FEED and EPCm projects.
Industry Specific Experience

  • Relevant experience in the engineering design and construction support of brownfield projects in the refining, petrochemicals or chemicals industries;
  • You must have a broad knowledge of national and international codes and standards;

  • BSc degree (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering (or similar) subject with engineering and design experience in all aspects of in-plant piping layout and design.
IT Skills

  • Competent in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and Access;
  • Experience in CADD software such as Intergraph Microstation, PDMS and also AUTOCAD.
Are you available and/or interested to make a career switch please don't hesitate to apply or contact Sander Schuitman at +31 (0) 70 8080 147 for more information.