• Title
    Senior Piping Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Piping
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently seeking a Senior Piping Engineer to join our Mining & Minerals team in Oakville, Ontario who will apply extensive and comprehensive knowledge of piping engineering and design principles and practices to the organization’s products and services. The senior piping engineer will plan, schedule and assign/supervise or conduct broad and/or technically complex engineering assignments requiring judgment, independent evaluation, selection and significant adaptation and deviation from standard techniques and procedures. 



    Key Responsibilities:


    • Piping Engineering design related to mining and metal processing, specifically gold, potash, chemical or similar material processing.
    • Develop Piping Design Criteria, Specifications, Line Lists, Valve Lists, Specialty Items Lists
    • Develop Material Class sheets and Valve data sheets
    • Prepare stress analysis calculations (stress analysis with CAESAR II, supports and anchor design etc.)
    • Prepare system design calculations (system sizing and hydraulics)
    • Co-ordinate the piping design activities with other disciplines
    • Deliver a fit for purpose piping design for construction
    • Assist with the development of Process Flow Sheets, PFDs and P&IDs
    • Design and develop Utility Flow Sheets, PFDs and P&IDs (compressed air, fire water, fresh water, potable water, sewage, waste water etc.) in conjunction with Building Services.
    • Writing specifications and contract documents as well as reviewing project documents prior to issue for scope and presentation, including checking for technical accuracy
    • Assisting in manpower plans for capital projects as well as providing estimates for engineering output to appropriate clients
    • Preparing and verifying designs on site including creation of tie-in drawings
    • Reviewing project documents for scope, presentation and technical accuracy
    • Adhere to project budget and schedules
    • Reviewing project documents prior to issue for scope and presentation, including checking for technical accuracy
    • Developing and maintaining positive, sustainable client relationships
    • Coordinating and working with project team members







    Skills / Qualifications


    • Undergraduate or Graduate degree in Mechanical Engineering
    • Minimum 10 years of related experience in mining and mineral environments
    • Familiarity with ASME design codes, P & ID development, equipment selection and specification development
    • Successful applicants will possess good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team environment while being a self-starter
    • A willingness to take assignments in various field locations
    • Ability to register as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) in the Province of Ontario.
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Ability to work efficiently and demonstrate effective organizational skills
    • Experience in International projects. 


    In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and Accessibility of Ontarians with Disability Act, 2005, we are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in all parts of the hiring process. Reasonable accommodations will be provided when raised with the recruiter or by e-mailing.


    We thank all applicants and advise that only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls or agency solicitations will be accepted. By submitting your personal profile and resume, you consent to Wood sharing this information within its business units in order to identify other employment opportunities you may be suitable for.


    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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