Job Details

Piping Designer - Jedson Engineering

Location:   Cincinnati, OH

Salary:   based on experience



It’s an exciting time to be joining Jedson Engineering! We’re enjoying a sustained period of growth and have a great team who are passionate about their work in support of our clients in the pulp & paper, chemical, consumer products, and food & beverage. We have offices in the Midwest and across the Southeast and our new location in Salt Lake City. We’re family-owned and growing at an incredible pace. We’re also offering the opportunity to take your career in a new and exciting direction. It’s truly an outstanding time to join our business!



  • At Jedson, you’ll experience a variety of projects in a high growth business.
  • We provide a stable and versatile work environment where you’re surrounded by people who are passionate about their work.
  • We trust each other and work together to meet our clients’ needs.
  • We work as a team – and we like to have fun while we’re at it!



The Piping Designer is responsible for the complete piping design of new and/or existing piping and mechanical equipment systems.  



  • Gathers field information, makes studies, performs calculations, and prepares original rough layouts and sketches to present design proposals. 
  • Develops the design and drafting of complex 3D piping models given basic information such as P&ID's, piping specifications, equipment arrangement drawings, etc.  
  • Prepares detailed construction packages from 3D pipe models including isometrics, plans, sections, and material take-offs.  
  • Accurately forecasts the hours required to complete work activities.
  • Provides technical direction to less experienced piping designers.  
  • Reports administratively to the department lead and functionally as determined by the assigned projects.



  • Minimum 5 years of experience.
  • EPC experience or engineering consulting experience preferred.
  • Proficient use of AutoCAD Plant 3D, CADWorx, NovisWorks, or similar 3D CAD software.
  • Preferred experience in OSHA 10 or OSHA 30 & TWIC card.
  • Must have the ability to generate isometrics, general arrangements, and piping construction packages.
  • Must be experienced in industrial environments and is comfortable collecting design information in the field.
  • Strong understanding of industrial safety requirements. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work closely with the client to establish project scope, schedule, performance, and cost objectives for engineering projects. 
  • Experience in establishing and controlling project budget.
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills. 
  • Ability to coordinate internally with the engineering design group including process, mechanical, piping, electrical, controls, structural, and civil engineers as well as outside consultants.


Scott Slocum, Executive Recruiter