Lead Piping Engineer

Website Wood

Lead Piping Engineer Job Highlights

Title Lead Piping Engineer
Type Full Time
Experience 10-15 Years
Function Piping/Engineering/Others
Location Oakville, ON, Canada
Company Wood

Company Profile

Wood provides 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, renewable, mining, and general industrial sectors.

Job Profile

The company is recruiting a Lead Piping Engineer who will apply extensive and comprehensive knowledge of piping engineering principles and practices to the organization’s products and services.

Plan, schedule and assign/supervise or conduct broad or technically complex engineering assignments requiring judgment, independent evaluation, selection, and significant adaptation and deviation from standard techniques and procedures.

Educational Qualification

Work Experience

  • 10-15 years of related experience with a minimum of 7 years focusing on mining projects
  • Must have a Professional Engineer (PEng) designation


  • Adhere to project budget and schedules
  • Assist in manpower plans for capital projects as well as provide estimates for engineering output to appropriate clients
  • Assist with the development of Process Flow Sheets, PFDs and P&IDs
  • Coordinate and work with project team members in Canada.
  • Co-ordinate the piping design activities with other disciplines
  • Deliver a fit-for-purpose piping design for the construction
  • Design and develop Utility Flow Sheets, PFDs, and P&IDs (compressed air, fire water, freshwater, potable water, sewage, wastewater, etc.) in conjunction with Building Services
  • Develop Material Class sheets and Valve data sheets
  • Develop Piping Design Criteria, Specifications, Line Lists, Valve Lists, and Specialty Items Lists
  • Developing and maintaining positive, sustainable client relationships
  • Familiar with pre-fabricated spool pieces
  • Knowledge of leaching at high temperatures and with 34% HCl acid at a low-pressure gaseous mixture. Scrubbing effect. HCl acid gets precipitated.
  • Need to produce isometrics for the ductwork
  • Piping Engineering design related to mining and metal processing, specifically gold, magnesium, copper, lithium, and chemical processing
  • Preparation of piping material specs – especially exotic piping
  • Prepare stress analysis calculations (stress analysis with CAESAR II, supports and anchor design, etc.)
  • Prepare system design calculations (system sizing and hydraulics)
  • Production of piping deliverables on the production
  • Sizing of air and scrubbing ductwork.
  • Supervision of piping resources for both piping engineers and designers. In charge of the management of drafting of P&IDs.
  • Welding procedures of exotic materials – super duplex materials
  • Write specifications and contract documents as well as review project documents prior to issue for scope and presentation, including checking for technical accuracy


  • Ability to work efficiently and demonstrate effective organizational skills
  • Authorization to work lawfully in Canada without sponsorship from Wood is required
  • Current legal eligibility to work in Canada
  • Being familiar with Russian Engineering Codes and language will be an asset
  • Must be willing to relocate and work in Oakville at your own expense if not from the area
  • No relocation allowance, or any type of living allowance.

Employer’s Statement

Wood is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

To apply for this job please visit woodplc-canadaexternal.icims.com.

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