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Pipe Stress Engineer

Rate TBD
Location Edmonton, AB Canada (On-site)
Type of project Specialized Help Engineering
Duration contract ongoing
Education required College/University
Years of experience 2 - 5 years
Type of employment N/A
Area of Specialization Engineering
Languages required N/A
Workhoppers Edmonton AB
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Pipe Stress Engineer – Alberta, Canada

Our company has a 30 year track record of continuous growth and is a world-class provider of consulting, engineering and seismic mitigation products for the commercial Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing markets. Headquartered in Los Angeles, we have offices in 12 states and are currently expanding into the global marketplace.

Strong business growth and product demand has created a great opportunity for a career position. Growth potential is unlimited within our highly motivated, rapidly expanding company.

This is an excellent opportunity to be at the cutting edge of a unique industry on the highest visibility projects. Our focus is Hospital, Biotech, Microelectronic, Military/Gov't and large scale General Commercial construction.


The Pipe Stress Analysis Engineer/Designer will be responsible for conducting or assisting in stress analysis on Mechanical/Process systems.


Preferred candidates will have one or both of the following:

1) Possess a BS in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 2 years of experience in conducting ASME B31 pipe stress analysis and have (or be eligible for within 1 year) a Mechanical PE license.

2) Possess a Masters in Mechanical Engineering. Candidates with MS must be eligible for and obtain a PE or P.Eng. License. (This is a Preference Criteria but not required in the candidate)

Special consideration will be given to candidates with a working understanding of the following: Mechanical, Process, Electrical, Plumbing, and/or Fire Protection system basic construction, including engineering terms, drawings, and trade specific experience.


· Assessment of piping systems to determine the need for flexibility analysis and whether a formal analysis is necessary per the appropriate ASME B31 code.

· Perform ASME B31 pipe stress analysis using hand calculations and analytical methods with software to evaluate sustained, pressure, displacement range and occasional loading requirements as outlined in Chapter 2 of ASME B31.1.

· Use of Autopipe, STAAD, Solidworks FEA and hand calculations for piping analysis and support/restraint design in a 3D environment.

· Coordinate and communicate with clients in a 3D environment using AutoCAD, AutoCAD Plant 3D, AutoCAD Fabrication CADMEP, Navisworks, etc.

· Working with in-house Structural Engineers, develop a series of (standard) installation details to anchor/guide pipes to accommodate the loading conditions determined during analysis to include details for shaft risers, wall mounted systems, systems supported by moment frames, vibration isolated systems, etc.

· Understanding, clarifying and controlling project scopes of work.
· Assisting in developing quotes and cost analysis for projects.
· Developing cost effective engineering solutions.
· Develop a thorough understanding of relevant building codes and standards as they relate to pipe design, thermal stresses and seismic loading to include (but not limited to): ASME B31 codes and standards, ASME BPVC, NUREG, MSS standards, International Building Code (IBC), ASCE 7, and ASHRAE.
· Engineering statics, solid mechanics, fastening design, anchor/beam calculations.
· 2D/3D CAD detailing of supports on MEP systems in 2D/3D AutoCAD drawings/models.
· Interface with 3rd party reviewing entities including but not limited to project design teams, engineers, and local authorities.
· Answering engineering questions and providing information to clients on the phone, in person, or in writing.


· Salary Range: upon request.

· Funding for PE preparation and testing will be provided to successful candidates not in possession of a PE. All relevant PE license application/renewal fees are paid by the company.

· Medical, Dental & Vision Coverage

· 401K or equivalent Canadian Program

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-January 11, 2022


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