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Project Sr Designer / Designer

Project Sr Designer / Designer

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
IN-Chennai, Taramani
Department / Discipline 
Project Engineering
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Agency / Contract

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently recruiting Project Designers with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry.


  • Give technical assistance to the designers whenever required in accordance with concerned discipline
  • Check the Designers work for accuracy, layout, quality and completeness including a random soft check of the database
  • Develop a backup to maintain the robustness of the drafting team
  • Chair weekly meetings with the Designers working on the project, produce brief notes of the meeting
  • Generate project specific designer instructions
  • Communicate with the counterpart / client instantly and effectively for resolution
  • Check the Designers work for accuracy, layout, quality and completeness including a random soft check of the database
  • Advise Chief Design Engineer for individual Designer training needs
  • Analyze the observations of the audits through trend charts and prepare the plan of action to set the process to eliminate the most occurring observation
  • Capture the changes in various project are monitored (ex. for the number of passes) and raise change flag
  • Conduct Technical meeting and discuss about best practices, quality issues with the leads of the project engineering discipline
  • Challenge the inconsistencies on mark-ups. Raise queries with respective project engineer
  • Capture the MMQ details and share the error types, its impact, mitigation methods
  • Collects lessons learnt details from various projects and share the information with the drafting team
  • Audit the project designer’s deliverables

Skills / Qualifications


  • Diploma in Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical)
  • Should have worked at least in 2 EPC / FEED projects as a lead designer / CAD coordinator
  • Familiar in drafting software used in engineering industry
  • Have thorough knowledge of PID technical details
  • Engineering tools proficiency in the following drafting platform5
  • Should be able to use database management system Project wise
  • Smart Plant P&ID / Micro station / AutoCAD / Smart sketch
  • Should have minimum 5 to 10 years of experience in Oil and Gas industry

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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