Piping Model Coordinator
Houston, TX 
Posted 27 days ago
Job Description

At Air Products, our purpose is to bring people together to reimagine what's possible, collaborate and innovate solutions to the world's most significant energy and environmental sustainability challenges. Grow with us as we embark on building tomorrow together by being the safest, most diverse and most profitable industrial gas company in the world.

Reimagine What's Possible

Piping Model Coordinator - SmartPlant S3D - Role and Responsibilities:

Air Products, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases, has an immediate opening for a Piping Model Coordinator in our Houston Office. This position reports to the Regional Piping & Layout Manager and is primarily responsible for developing safe, fit-for-purpose project deliverables according to project schedule and budget.

Scope of Responsibilities include:


* Interface with IT to Setup SmartPlant S3D plant and maintain models

* Develop model guidelines for design reuse strategies and products

* Setup S3D plants and maintain models.

* Develop design reuse strategies and products

* Clash management and design review support

* Coordinate with DT to create model database size and hierarchy setup.

* Manage and run all S3D reports.

* Create, control, and distribute project-specific modeling instructions

* Manage and run all S3D reports for all engineering disciplines

* Check model attributes and send reports to team members for action

* Liaison to 3rd parties for model related inquires

* Interface with vendors for file sharing.

* Primary project liaison interfacing with DT and Automation

* Liaison with all functional leads interfacing with the model

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Qualifications:

Strong written and spoken English communication skills, particularly regarding technical terminology related to piping.

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools (Outlook, Excel, Word)

* BlueBeam and/or Adobe commenting tools for redlining drawings

* Familiarity with global engineering organizations with respect to functions and interactions between different disciplines and support groups is preferred

* Experience in piping (and pipe stress preferred)

* Experience with drafting tools (AutoCAD, Microstation, Smart3D, etc.)

* Experience using Smart3D to model equipment and piping

* Experience with SmartReview

* Working knowledge of valves, in-line devices and typical support details

* Open to continuous improvement with a passion for continuous development and learning


* Drive to competitive, under budget performance. Identify variations, scope changes or unbudgeted work

* Develop design reuse strategies and products

  • Highly motivated and able to work independently and efficiently in a fluid environment with competing priorities


* Interface with other functional groups to gather information needed to produce a comprehensive and constructible design package, relay schedule issues and ensure smooth handover to Construction team

* Provide technical support to Piping team as needed

Safety and Standards

* Adhere to all Air Products' safety requirements, including specifications and standards related to piping design

* Review and validate current procedures


* Travel up to 20%

Education and Licensing Requirements:

* A 2-year Associates Degree is preferred

* 15 years of relevant work experience


Air Products proudly values the skills, dedication,andleadership that Veterans bring to the table. As a Veteran-friendly organization, we actively encourageand welcome Veterans to apply for various roles within our company.We recognize the unique strengths and experiences that Veterans contribute, and we foster a workplacethat honors your service while providing a platform for professional growth.

We are the world's largest hydrogen producer with over 80 years of industrial gas experience. We are hydrogen and industrial gas experts delivering safe, end-to-end solutions, investing in real, clean energy projects at scale, and driving the industry forward to generate a cleaner future.

At Air Products, we work in an environment where we put safety first, diversity is essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they belong and matter. To learn more, visitAbout Air Products.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans. You will be eligible for benefits and also be 100% vested in your retirement benefits on your first day of employment.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.).You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.

Air Products is committed to working with and providing a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail us at talent@airproducts.com. General application status inquiries are not answered by this mailbox rather you'll receive an e-mail directly from our Career Center and/or the Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Air Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Air Products is also committed to Employment Equity (Canada).
Individuals who may have an accommodation need related to applying for positions with Air Products in the U.S. and Canada, should contact Air Products at 1-800-966-2724, Option #1.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
15+ years
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