Mechanical Piper

Posted 23 May 2022
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering Careers

Job description

Job Title: Mechanical Piper
Location: Cork
Kelly Services are currently working with a global client in the Cork area to recruit a Mechanical Piper on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will design and create mechanical, structural, civil, HVAC, equipment, building services 2D and 3D AutoCAD Drawings for the Life Science, Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Oil & Gas and Waste, Energy, Food, Paper and Pulp Industries.
The Piping Designer will be part of the Process Technology Department and will report directly to the Mechanical Team Lead.

  • Generating PFD's, P&IDs, Structural, Piping and Civil General Arrangement Drawings in 2D and 3D AutoCAD
  • Creating Piping specification using AutoDesk Plant 3D
  • Creating 3D models in piping using AutoDesk Plant 3D
  • Creating Isometrics from the 3D piping model and/ or AutoDesk Plant 3D
  • Creating a Bill of Materials from 3D piping model and/ or AutoDesk Plant 3D
  • Creating Steel Structures using AutoDesk Advance Steel
  • Creating 3D models of piping and structural using AutoDesk Plant 3D
  • Mechanical design and documentation
  • Organising and maintaining engineering drawings, documents, specifications and engineering related databases
  • Detailing and updating of mechanical drawings and accurately handle engineering releases, versions and revisions
  • Reviewing vendor drawings
  • Site Surveying
  • Reviewing and checking drawings created by other team members
  • Supporting and assisting the Process Department, E&I Department, Mechanical Validation Department, and the Construction Department


  • Diploma or Bachelor's Degrees in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years of Piping design experience
  • Good understanding of basic drafting standards and dimensions
  • Minimum 3 year's experience with using AutoCAD for 2D and 3D drawings
  • Self-starter with the ability to initiate and drive projects with little supervision
  • Creative problem solver with ability to find creative solutions with a "can-do" attitude, in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong proactive work ethic - someone who takes pride in professionalism and responsibility
  • Working knowledge of AutoDesk Plat 3D and/ or similar design software package
  • Proficient with Microsoft suite of applications

Kelly Services are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this role. Should you choose to apply, your information will be processed in accordance with Kelly's Privacy Statement. For information regarding data protection at Kelly, please visit the Kelly website and have a look into the Privacy Statement.

As an Equal Opportunities employer we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.