Lead Piping Engineer

Location: Schiedam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Date Posted: 13-04-2018

Lead Piping Engineer

We are looking for a Lead Piping Engineer who is an “all-round” piping professional who provides engineering input regarding piping design, engineering and pipe stress related projects.
With both your engineering as leading skills you ensure that all piping deliverables will be issued within agreed project budget and planning. You will be working for various clients in the Oil & Gas and Renewable market for greenfield as well as brownfield projects from conceptual studies till detailed design.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Monitor plus coordinate the engineering and design work to ensure that the quality and completeness of piping deliverables are in compliance with project requirements and company standards;
  • Ensure that all piping deliverables will be delivered within agreed project budget and planning;
  • Interfaces with client, project responsible, other discipline leads and piping project team in order to contribute to the realization of the piping deliverables;
  • Share technical information and expertise with all piping team members within the project;
  • Supporting colleagues and helping others;
  • Deliver input for progress reporting and project planning;
  • Provide input for new project proposals and define discipline scope of work for new project as well as changes within project.


  • Bachelor / Post Bachelor Mechanical Engineering;
  • 10+ years’ experience in piping discipline and relevant market;
  • 5+ years’ experience in similar position; 
  • Well experienced in pipe support calculations, material selection, piping component calculations etc.
  • Experience in pipe stress analysis would be an advantage.  
  • Knowledge of piping design and engineering standards; such as ASME, EN codes and PED regulation;
  • Advanced user of PDMS and preferably PDMS admin, user experience with CAESAR II would be an advantage.
  • Good knowledge of English and preferably also Dutch (both written and verbal);
  • Team player and like to solve problems instead of making them;
  • Having a multi-disciplinary mind-set  is an advantage;
  • Competences: adaptability, assertiveness, critical thinking, coaching, controlling progress, focus on quality, problem analysis, result-orientation.

About KCI the engineers

KCI is a multidisciplinary engineering firm providing full design, engineering and consultancy services to the Oil & Gas, Renewables, Equipment and Observation Wheels market. We design and engineer complete platforms and infrastructure for the Oil & Gas and Renewables Industry, deck lay outs, cable & pipe laying solutions for Marine Environment, great observation wheels and much more! Within KCI we attach great value to an open an accessible working atmosphere with an international cultural mix of people. 

Remuneration & Benefits

You will receive a market-oriented salary that will match your skills and experience. Furthermore we have 31 (paid) holidays – excluding Dutch national holidays – and we offer an attractive pension plan (middelloonregeling) in which your own contribution is only 2%. We also have several staff insurance which works in favor of our employees.

For further information, please contact

Alexander Meyer – HR Officer a.meyer@kci.nl

How to apply

Please click the “apply now” button and follow the steps to upload your resume. When you have applied for this vacancy and you do not hear form us within 2 weeks, then you have not been selected for the position.
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