Piping Designer

Location: St. Louis, MO (Hybrid)

Job Status: Full-Time/Exempt

Job Category: Engineering/Modular Designer

Career Level: Experienced

About the job

Are you a talented modular designer who enjoys being involved in all aspects of engineering design? Are you looking to utilize your technical skills and knowledge in a fast paced, challenging, and positive environment? At EPIC you will work with a variety of clients and projects from conception to completion. Apply now to find out how you can make a difference at EPIC!

Duties, Knowledge and Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, CADWorx Plant, Navisworks Simulate/Manage.
  • Expert P&ID development and 3D modular and plant design (steel structures, equipment, piping)
  • Expert in drafting and development of process flow diagrams (PFDs) and Process & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs)
  • Ability to create conceptual 3D models from scratch to serve as basis for initial project planning and cost estimating.
  • Ability to estimate designer work effort to support sales team
  • Ability to create well thought out, creative, constructible, accurate designs to eliminate errors during fabrication
  • Expert in creating drawings (plans, sections, ISOs) and line, manual valve, and site tie-in lists
  • Knowledge of pipe stress on piping systems
  • Ability to talk and coordinate with structural engineer about loading and seismic requirements
  • Knowledge of adequate pipe support details, locations, and spans
  • Ability to coordinate with electrical engineer to model basic electrical components. (electrical transfer systems, panels, motors, control valves, etc.)

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • 7+ year’s experience
  • Experience mentoring less experienced team members; managing other designers a plus
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment on fast-track projects
  • Self-directed and forward thinking with a strong work ethic
  • Strong interpersonal, listening, questioning and communication skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to learn hands-on with attention to detail and an ability to multi-task and work cross-functionally
  • Ability to represent EPIC in a professional, ethical and socially responsible manner
  • Equally respectful of others, regardless of their position
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously with varying scope and effectively prioritize workload to ensure deliverables are met
  • In addition to the EPIC Values, candidate must demonstrate the following behaviors / attitudes:
      • Self-starter
      • Intellectually curious
      • Good listener
      • Hate to lose
      • Sense of urgency
      • Quick learner
      • Flexible
      • Comfort with ambiguity


At EPIC, our belief in our employees as our greatest asset is personified in the benefits we offer to our eligible employees and their families. We want you to have the peace of mind to focus on the things that you are most passionate about, both in and out of the office, with the assurance that you and your family are protected. Your future personal and financial health is just as important to us as it is to you. A snapshot of our benefits includes:

      • A company culture that respects individuality and diversity in a business casual setting.
      • A highly competitive salary to attract and retain talent, based on level of experience as well as function and responsibility in the position.
      • Comprehensive and affordable benefits including medical/dental/vision plan options and voluntary spending accounts for medical reimbursements on eligible purchases.
      • Life Insurance/AD&D/STD/LTD premiums paid for the employee by the employer as well as a comprehensive EAP program you and your family can utilize.
      • Immediate participation and vesting of the company match in the 401k.