IMI1681 - Senior Designer - Piping (Rig Building)

Job Family: Naval
Location: Ras Al Khair, Saudi Arabia
Business Line: Engineering Design
Department: Engineering Design - Rig New Builds & MRO
Closing Date: 30-Sep-2023
Job Purpose

We are looking to hire Senior Designer - Piping (Rig Building) ,

This job role is to ensure:

  • Activity planning, work scheduling and monitoring. Inter disciplinary checks & co-ordination.

  • Guide in preparation of plot plans, equipment layouts, piping layouts and reviews.

  • Guide and review design calculations and piping stress analysis.

Key Accountabilities & Working Relationships

Key Accountabilities:

The Senior Engineer - Piping {Rig Building Engineering)who will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Develop designs such as Plot Plans, Equipment Layouts, Piping Plans, 3D Model with overall assistance of Senior / Lead Engineer.

  • Develop 2D drawings in AutoCAD.

  • Develop P&IDs.

  • Activity and deliverable planning, scheduling, and monitoring along with Senior / Lead Engineer.

  • Involve in Bid Engineering i.e., bid estimation for man hours and materials.

  • Distribution, monitoring and checking of the work of assigned team.

  • Reviews for overall completeness, general safety, access and egress, materials handling, maintenance, and operability etc.

  • Perform inter-disciplinary checks.

  • Ensure schedule compliance of Design deliverables i.e., drawings, isometrics, MTO support details etc.

  • Input to Material Requisition, allocation, and reconciliation of materials.

  • Review and comment on Supplier drawings.

  • Perform site survey, as necessary.

  • Assist lead engineer in performance assessments of designers & establishing training needs.

  • Ensure compliance to project specifications and company procedures.

  • Ensure compliance with HSE policies and procedures as applicable.

  • Ensure compliance with all applicable information security policies & procedures.

Working Relationships:

Internal Interactions: 

  • Internal Engineering Department, other business work-streams within the company, Division Head - Piping & Process.

External Interactions:

  • Customers, Supplier, Subcontractors, Consultants, Inspection Agencies.


Who we are looking for


  • ITI Draughtsman ship or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering


  • 5 + years in any engineering company. Preference will be given for those had worked in ship and rig building yard, major construction yard, EPC contractor and/or Consultant Company using AVEVA 3D modelling software.

Professional Qualifications (Certifications & Accreditations):

  • • Preferred – Any additional certification / training on CAD tools and systems.

Competencies (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities):

  • Conversant with International Codes and Standards, Marine regulations, and Classification rules.

  • Experience in AutoCAD.

  • Design experience in pipe layouts and routing.

  • Experience in 3D design tools like AVEVA.

  • Demonstrated high order interpersonal skills and ability to operate within a multinational environment.

  • Good communication skills (both written & verbal) with ability to interact across multiple disciplines.


  • English. (Mandatory)

  • Arabic / Others (desirable) 

About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV