About MiddoughMiddough Inc. (Middough), founded in 1950, is a leading professional engineering, architecture and project solutions company providing services to a broad spectrum of Fortune 500 clients in nine core industries with offices across the Central, Midwest and Southeast regions. Our diversified team is our greatest asset, and they are challenged with a large variety of interesting projects, management and technical development opportunities and team building experiences. Middough employs the best and brightest individuals who share our passion for excellence and who are dedicated to client satisfaction, quality service, safety awareness and professional development.Position and ResponsibilitiesAs a Lead Piping Designer with Middough, you will create and establish complex designs consistent with good practices, client requirements and conformance to Codes & Standards. The Lead Designer will also apply standard drafting techniques to generate and interpret drawings in support of assigned projects and provide guidance and leadership to drafters and designers to ensure that all established Company design standards and practices are followed.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: Work with discipline leads to establish budgets for tasks and deliverables and make sure they are distributed and maintained.Coordinate work of other lead designers assigned to the task.CAD Design of basic equipment layouts, piping routings that are consistent with codes, standards, and client requirements.Ensure that discipline leads have the correct project standards and checklists.Maintain and update the overall 3D model as required.Participate in meetings with clients as requested by Project Manager.Assure all QA / QC standards are adhered to.Establish and maintain relationships with clients and Middough staff around professionalism, trust, integrity, and collaboration.Education, Experience and SkillsThe successful candidate will possess the following: Associates Degree in Drafting or Design with 10+ years of relevant experience.On-hands experience in developing equipment, overall facility layouts, preparation of overall 3D piping model, preparation of orthographic drawings, isometrics, bill of materials, and selection and design of piping supports.Strong understanding of piping systems for industrial systems.ON-hands experience with 3D design products like CADWorx, Plant 3D or Autoplant.Experience in designs of industrial facilities, natural gas treatment, oil and gas or power industries.Working knowledge of Earned Value for project performance monitoring.Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.Ability to multi-task and be highly organized for effective project planning.Excellent attention to detail and written communication skills.Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.Physical RequirementsThe characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties of this position, the successful candidate will: Remain in a stationary position, often standing or sitting for prolonged periods.Frequently walk, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, stoop or kneel, use repeating motions that may include the wrists/hands/fingers and talk and hear.Frequently use up-close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.Should not expect adverse environmental conditions.May require occasional car or air travel to other company locations or client sites.What Middough OffersWe offer a growth and learning culture which encourages and supports employee development through a wide variety of tools and resources such as the company Learning Management System, Middough Learning Center. Middough provides an opportunity to bring your talents and expertise to a successful and growing organization for your career advancement goals. Additionally, we offer a highly competitive compensation and the following comprehensive benefits package, based on eligibility and plan terms/changes: A hybrid work model for work-life flexibility (based on business and client needs)Medical, Dental, and Vision coverageCompany paid Short/Long Term Disability, Life, AD&D, and Travel insuranceHealth Saving and Flexible Spending Accounts401(k) PlanPaid Time Off, Company Paid HolidaysFlexible Start TimesTuition AssistancePaid Certifications and Registrations (as applicable)Employee Assistance ProgramMiddough participates in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Social Security Administration (SSA) E-Verify program to confirm work authorization.Equal Opportunity EmploymentWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, status as a parent, national origin, age, disability (physical or mental), family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors or any other protected characteristic under protected by federal, state, or local laws. Middough does not support sponsorship for any applicant that requires an employment visa (i.e., H-1B) to work lawfully in the US.Middough Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of diversity and actively recruits minority, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.