Linde Engineering North America Inc

  • Plant Design Lead - FCE

    Job Location US-PA-Blue Bell
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    The Plant Design Leads – FCE are the responsible project coordinators within the framework of project execution, they assume the task of performing their work packages at their own responsibility within the agreed cost, deadlines and quality objectives. The Plant Design Lead coordinates the work of the team members within their department or discipline and with other Team Leaders in close cooperation with the Project Manager.


    • Ensure compliance with respective client specifications and codes.
    • Responsible for the technical coordination of with all disciplines related to the Plant Design effort
    • Participation as required in all design reviews per procedural requirements.
    • Assist in fabrication or construction support as required.
    • Maintain the project schedule and cost control within the bounds of their authority.
    • Effectively communicate any needs including personnel or other resources to the department manager.
    • Coordinate departmental and inter-departmental projects activities while managing the interfaces.
    • Contact person for the project manager for all Plant Design Department issues related to the project.
    • Coordinate the decision making process for technical problems in the department and on projects.
    • Support the development of the project execution schedule in sufficient detail to measure progress.
    • Communicate concerns and problems towards Project Managers, Project Engineers and the Department Manager. If required to issue the necessary design change notice and initiating the execution of the design change.
    • Check and manage the project deliverables in close coordination with the Manager – Plant Design.
    • Provide regular project progress reports for the project manager.
    • Support the Closeout Report of the project manager, including capture of lessons learned.
    • Check and facilitate the completion of As-Built Documentation
    • Provide the project documents for archival purpose after the project is complete.
    • Learn and abide by the Linde Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct. Demonstrate honesty, integrity, and professionalism in all communications, actions and decisions.


    • Two year technical certification or equivalent combination of education and experience
    • Ten years industrial experience
    • Three years’ experience with 3D modeling software, Intergraph S3D preferred.
    • Knowledge of 2D Autocad/SmartPlant SmartSketch and 3D CAD SmartPlant 3D applications.
    • Strong knowledge of Equipment and Piping systems for Fired Equipment and Process Furnace Plant Deliveries
    • Complete familiarity with Respective industry Codes / standards for design of Fired Equipment and Process Furnaces..
    • Possess a broad understanding of each engineering discipline.
    • Effective leadership skills.
    • Effective computer skills; Microsoft Office software, Lotus Notes and other Company and discipline specific software applications.
    • Effective communication skills both verbally and in writing with all individuals inside and outside the Company.
    • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Experience resolving design issues with fabrication shop and field construction personnel.
    • Understanding of equipment, piping, P&ID’s, instrumentation, electrical, civil/structural documents and data related to gas processing and refining industry.


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed