Junior Piping Designer

Skowhegan, ME 04976

Posted: 11/13/2018 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 166800 Pay Rate: $27.00-32.00

Job Description:

This is a 6+ month assignment

The Designer will be responsible for design support on pulp & paper mill engineering projects including creating P&ID’s, piping and mechanical layouts, interconnect diagrams, installation details, material specifications, fabrication drawings, as well as providing project estimates.

Will provide mechanical and piping design support on multiple mill engineering projects which can happen concurrently. 

Will interface with operations, maintenance, mill engineering and follow projects from design inception, through installation and start-up. 

Will be embedded as part of field team to support plant based projects at a large scale pulp & paper mill, producing high-quality coated and box papers (i.e. magazine paper).

Will do on-site field survey work and provide checkout and startup assistance.


An Engineering or other related technical degree required.

2-5 years’ experience preferred.

Some experience in process piping design and equipment layout preferred.

Need to be organized and able to handle multiple projects at the same time, and able to solve technical problems in a fast paced environment.  

Must have mechanical design experience, preferably in an industrial environment, to have solid knowledge of or a willingness to learn about mill operations, equipment and design practices and possess a can do, self-starting attitude.

Will need to be flexible in methods and in time to meet priorities as set by the client.

Proficiency in AutoCad is a must.

Climbing ladders, working in a pulp and paper mill environment and work in confine spaces is required.


HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

Nick Nichols

Nick Nichols is a senior recruiter with over 30 years experience. He specializes in placing individuals in process engineering, design and construction. Nick's advice to job seekers is to "keep your resume updated and keep me updated when your status changes if you are working." Nick's preferred method of contact is via email or phone.
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