CAD Pipe Layout Engineer – *Rate Increased*

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CAD Pipe Layout Engineer - *Rate Increased*
Interim Position

PSR 1JP00062365

Posted: 28th September 2022 12:45
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Interim CAD Pipe Layout Engineer – On-site – PSR 1JP00062365

Pay Rate: Up to £277 per day pay range subject to IR35 status *Rate Increased*

This role is onsite with potentially some scope for WHF ad-hoc

To work as part of the Plant Design Team, which is responsible for the design and installation of cooling water and ventilation systems. You will be responsible for modelling and designing new plant layouts, and modifications to existing, using AutoCAD Plant 3D, and for maintenance of and modifications to existing models and project templates.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Administrative upkeep of the Plant 3D configuration.
  • Use AutoCAD Plant 3D 2023 to produce coordinated plant and services layout models with mechanical services (e.g. water; air; ventilation ductwork; piped gases) and cable trays.
  • Produce Orthogonal layouts and isometric drawings as required.
  • ‘De-clash’ services and demonstrate your layout models at Design reviews using Navisworks Manage 2023.
  • Keep stakeholders updated throughout the design process.
  • Liaise with Design Engineers as well as Operational and Maintenance staff to coordinate pipework layout.
  • Carry out site survey work to take measurements as necessary or organize an internal 3D scan of area.
  • Import 3D Point Cloud scan data into your models.
  • Liaise with external support consultancy with software ‘troubleshooting’ or project template modifications as required.
  • Carry out 2D AutoCAD work as directed.


Key Requirements:

  • Experience designing plant layouts in a multi-disciplinary environment.
  • HND in Mechanical Engineering or significant relevant experience.
  • ‘In depth’ knowledge of using AUTOCAD Plant 3D including setting up projects; changing project specifications; creating new components etc.
  • Knowledge of different pipework systems: Stainless steel - hygienic; metric TRUBORE and Press fit; Copper pipework and Plastic pipework – MDPE, ABS and PVC.



  • Experience of working within the nuclear or water sectors.
  • Practical experience of working with different pipework systems.

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

“Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:

  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, not that they would exclude candidates willing to travel/relocate, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. Qualifications and experience relevant to the job role – please give full details within your CV document.
  5. BPSS clearance required.

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for


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CAD Pipe Layout Engineer - *Rate Increased*
Client Category: Central Government Ministry

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