Senior Piping Designers – Cork

BPE provides Project Management and Engineering Design Services to the Pharmaceutical and Life Science Sectors in Ireland. As a company we specialize in the design and delivery of process-driven projects up to €100 million in capital value.

The key to our continued success in providing professional engineering services is the quality of our people. We employ the best and we invest significantly in their training and development. As a member of the BioPharma Engineering team, we will help you to grow and develop your career to its full potential. We have opportunities in engineering and many other areas, both in our multi-disciplinary design office and on site-positions and we are committed to matching your career expectations with a job that is challenging and rewarding.

Due to continued growth and expansion we are seeking to hire Senior Piping Designers. This position will be based in the company”s offices in Mahon, Cork and is a contract role.

Minimum of 10 years’ experience in pharmaceutical facility design.

The candidate should have a strong working knowledge of piping design and standards with experience working in an AutoCAD 3D environment.  Experience in Autodesk Plant 3D an advantage.


The role will entail the following:

  • Site Surveys
  • Generation of mechanical scopes of work
  • Generating Drawings in 2D and 3D AutoCAD
  • Layout of new equipment in new and existing facilities
  • Field routing of new pipework in new and existing facilities
  • Creating 3D mechanical piping models
  • Mechanical Design Documentation
  • Reviewing Vendor Drawings
  • Generating Isometrics
  • Reviewing and checking drawings created by other team members
  • Preparation of final design packages
  • Construction support
  • Coordinating with team members
  • Checking


In order to apply you will need to be proficient in

  • 3D Design and have a minimum of 10 years design office experience.
  • You will have experience in space coordination, equipment layout and hook ups as well as generation of piping GAs and isometric drawings.
  • Previous experience and familiarity in pharmaceutical / clean room piping design, specifications and construction is essential.
  • keen attention to detail and quality in generation and back checking of work packages.

This opening presents candidates with an excellent opportunity to join a progressive and successful Irish owned company in an exciting and expanding segment of Irish industry. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to gain excellent experience with the potential for personal growth and career advancement in a team oriented and supportive work environment.

If you meet these requirements, please forward your curriculum vitae with a cover letter for consideration.

This position is for an immediate start.