• Title
    Piping Checker
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Mining & Minerals
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is looking for expression of interest from Piping Checker who aspire to be part of a team, delivering powerful results. We look for innovative ideas and an agile approach to deliver the best possible outcomes and offer you an opportunity to progress and thrive by working collectively and making an active contribution.


    Join our collaborative team, working side by side with a global specialist chemicals company on a new and innovative project in the growing Lithium resources market to design, engineer and construct a world class processing facility.   We have a diverse range of opportunities within our Perth office and further positions in the South West.


    The greenfield project targeted to go into production in 2020 will produce Lithium Hydroxide Monohydrate from a 3 train processing plant with a forecasted 60,000 per annum (Tpa) output. Further expansion plans into 2025 will see a total production of 100,000 tonnes per annum. The plant is to be constructed at the Kemerton Strategic Industrial Area approximately 160 km south of Perth, Western Australia and 17 km north-east of the thriving regional centre of Bunbury.


    Position Specifics & Deliverables:

    • Check designs to ensure they are in accordance with project, discipline, statutory regulations, good practice and procedural requirements and ensure completion within required man hours and budget.
    • Induction and supervision of checkers in the use of AMEC standards and procedures.
    • Development of Amec Foster Wheeler standards, drawing procedures, on line systems and other tasks as agreed with the discipline principal engineer.
    • Provide solutions to presented design problems.
    • Constant liaison with Engineers regarding design change requirements. 
    • Where applicable, liaise with clients to ensure that their needs are met.
    • Interdiscipline drawing coordination for allocated work area.
    • Liaison, support and timely transfer of information to other disciplines.
    • Work with Engineers and other designers in the continual review and creation/updating of Amec Foster Wheeler technical specifications, drawing standards/libraries and in-house computer programmes (through technical custodian).
    • Providing guidance and advice to junior designers.
    • Provision of mentoring role to trainee designers where applicable


    Skills / Qualifications

    • Minimum of 2-3 years general design drafting experience,
    • Understanding of discipline technology and other discipline requirements
    • Competency in Microstation – Desirable
    • Effective communication skills
    • Strong analytical, literacy and numerical skills.
    • Ability to identify risks and work safely
    • Competency in 3D Design tools 

    If you’re an experienced Piping Checker, ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today.


    Apply now and take the next step in your career with this exciting opportunity!

    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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