Our client is seeking a Lead Civil Designer in the Pipeline group for their Pittsburgh office. The Lead Civil Pipeline Designer will manage and train a team of drafters and/or designers who perform assignments associated with the design of site civil grading and stormwater management features and pipeline construction alignment drawing packages.
*Prepare complete design packages which may include, but not be limited to, preliminary, conceptual, and construction deliverables as well as engineering calculations.
*Create survey plans, utility alignment sheets, detailed construction drawings and other exhibits.
*Check detailed sketches and drawings for project applicability and optimal construction.
*Ensure accuracy of completed drawings before final release and verify drawings meet company and industry standards.
*Utilize AutoCAD Civil 3D create overall site layout, grading plans, sections, roadway designs and stormwater management features.
*Utilize AutoCAD Civil 3D to prepare construction alignment drawings packages for pipeline projects and integrate pipeline design drawings with associated detail drawings.
*Prepare permitting drawings to support design of pipelines and facilities for the oil and gas industry.
*Import and export civil survey data.
*Complete man-hour estimates for discipline specific scope of work.
*Interact and communicate effectively with clients, multi-disciplined engineering team and GIS team.
*Assist or facilitate the development, maintenance and implementation of design standards and codes for all departments.
*Comply with all company and client health, safety, security and environmental (HSSE) standards as well as federal and local HSSE regulations.
*Actively participate in company and client hazard identification and observation programs.
*Minimum of 10 years of Oil and Gas industry experience preferred
*Associate's Degree from a Technical Institution preferred
*AutoCAD Civil 3D experience required
*Microstation and Blue Sky experience preferred
*Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work related problems
*Ability to read and understand drawing markups to determine drafting requirements
*Ability to read and understand engineering drawings
*Must be highly self-motivated
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