Piping Engineer - Brisbane


Location: Brisbane

Job Type: Not Specified


Requisition ID: 85903

Job Category: Engineering

Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining, energy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally.

Join our Project Delivery Group (PDG), a dynamic team of professionals passionately committed to world-class project delivery across the globe. With expertise in sustainable studies, asset building and operations, and industry-leading efficiencies, our best-in-class team leverages methodologies, governance and systems that are unparalleled in the engineering space. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional? We look forward to hearing from you.

About Us

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we see challenges evolving in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff, with experience in over 150 countries, to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

We manage our clients’ entire project lifecycle from studies to building assets, operating the assets, and developing efficiencies. Join our team and become part of a community that strives for positive change – providing the best solutions for our clients’ toughest challenges!

About the Role

The Piping Engineer assesses and checks for regulatory code compliance and quality of all piping engineering deliverables. The Piping Engineer carries out piping engineering tasks independently and in accordance with Hatch standards.

This is a permanent opportunity based in our Brisbane Hatch office that will assist in ensuring all work designed or supplied by the piping engineering discipline complies with the relevant sections of mandatory health and safety standards, including any pressure piping regulation or code referred to within the required jurisdiction for the project with due consideration of relevant client engineering standards. This role will prepare design calculations and documentation, prepare reports and deliverables as required (under supervision) including progress report studies and material takeoffs, promote piping systems to achieve best project outcomes and coordinate between the piping team and other disciplines as the design evolves.

In addition, the Piping Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Preparing piping specifications including piping details and field changes
  • Attending piping discipline engineering meetings
  • Ensuring that quality of engineering work is carried out in accordance with project/Hatch procedures and maintain technical documentation
  • Preparing and maintain engineering standards
  • Participating in HAZOP reviews
  • Participating in the resolution of piping issues during project lifecycle, including planning phase, design, procurement, fabrication, construction and commissioning
  • Adhere to and promote the Hatch corporate safety culture.

About You:

To be considered for this position, the following qualifications and experience are essential:

  • BSc/B.Eng in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Professional engineer status
  • Minimum five years piping engineering experience
  • Ability to achieve quality and schedule objectives
  • Ability to plan and organize work
  • Good understanding of systems and workflows as they relate to the piping discipline
  • Thorough understanding of the Hatch Health, Safety, Environmental and Community (HSEC) policy and standards
  • Good knowledge of piping codes and standards
  • Good technical knowledge of piping engineering including specifications, calculations, P&ID development, line sizing, material selection, isolation requirements, valve selection and requisitioning of piping components
  • Familiarity with the requirements and application of pipe stress analysis
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good knowledge of 3D data centric design systems
  • Experience in the technical review of vendor drawings and supplier data.

Why join us?

What we offer you?

  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally

Don't meet every single requirement? You don't need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you're interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don't perfectly align with the skills we've listed.

As an accredited Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (WGEA) and Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Within Australia, this includes supporting and encouraging a flexible workplace and a comprehensive benefit offering. If you have any special needs requirements, please discuss with us and we will do our utmost to accommodate your request.


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