Piping Engineer

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Date: Sep 28, 2023

Location: Santiago, Santiago Province, CL

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 87099 

Job Category: Engineering 

Location: Santiago, Santiago Province, Chile 

Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining, energy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally. 


Join our Project Delivery Group (PDG), a dynamic team of professionals passionately committed to world-class project delivery across the globe. With expertise in sustainable studies, asset building and operations, and industry-leading efficiencies, our best-in-class team leverages methodologies, governance and systems that are unparalleled in the engineering space. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional? We look forward to hearing from you.


Key Responsibilities

• Assist in ensuring that all work designed or supplied by the piping engineering discipline complies with the relevant sections of mandatory health and safety standards, including any pressure piping regulation or code referred to within the required jurisdiction for the project with due consideration of relevant client engineering standards

• Prepare design calculations and documentation

• Requisition piping components, provide technical evaluation and review of supplier data

• Ensure design drawing content is accurate and correctly portrays design intent

• Prepare reports and deliverables as required (under supervision) including progress report studies and material takeoffs

• Prepare piping specifications including piping details and field changes

• Promote piping systems to achieve best project outcomes

• Attend piping discipline engineering meetings

• Coordinate between the piping team and other disciplines as the design evolves

• Ensure that quality of engineering work is carried out in accordance with project/Hatch procedures and maintain technical documentation

• Prepare and maintain engineering standards

• Participate in resolution of piping issues during project lifecycle, including planning phase, design, procurement, fabrication, construction and commissioning

• Promote and maintain the application of ethical and professional practices in the execution of piping engineering work

• Adhere to and promote the Hatch corporate safety culture.


Qualifications and Experience Essential

• BSc/B.Eng in mechanical engineering or equivalent

• Professional engineer status

• Minimum five years piping engineering experience

 • Ability to achieve quality and schedule objectives

• Ability to plan and organize work

 • Good understanding of systems and workflows as they relate to the piping discipline

 • Thorough understanding of the Hatch Health, Safety, Environmental and Community (HSEC) policy and standards

 • Good knowledge of piping codes and standards

 • Good technical knowledge of piping engineering including specifications, calculations, P&ID development, line sizing, material selection, isolation requirements, valve selection and requisitioning of piping components

 • Familiarity with the requirements and application of pipe stress analysis

• Good communication and interpersonal skills

 • Good knowledge of 3D data centric design systems

 • Experience in the technical review of vendor drawings and supplier data.



 • Ability to supervise

• Strong client focus

 • Good understanding of interdisciplinary dependencies related to the discipline

 • Site experience in a technical role



Why join us?

What we offer you?


  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally


Don't meet every single requirement? You don't need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you're interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don't perfectly align with the skills we've listed.


We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.


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