Burns & McDonnell Pipeline Designer/Mapper in Houston, Texas


We are seeking a Pipeline Designer/Mapper for our Transmission & Distribution Global Practice in Houston, TX! This position will work on various projects with a diverse portfolio of project types and clients.

  • Work in close collaboration with project managers, project engineers and pipeline engineers

  • Ensure quality, quantity and completeness of the assigned design tasks

  • Check assigned drawings supplied by vendors, clients and other discipline groups throughout the project to ensure quality designs.

  • Initial Setup, creation, and completion of:

  • Plan and Profile alignment sheets

  • Permit drawings (road, railroad, waterbody crossings)

  • Easement Plats and Sketches

  • Typical Detail drawings

  • Hydrostatic Test drawings

  • Horizontal Directional Drilling drawings

  • Grading Plans and Site-specific drawings

  • QA/QC and process survey data


  • Minimum 4 years of drafting/design experience

  • Minimum 2 years of Pipeline Mapping experience

  • Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D software

  • Experience with BlueSky, preferred

  • Basic knowledge of how pipelines and facilities interact

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines

  • Self-motivated with strong verbal and written communication skills


Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design

Primary Location US-TX-Houston

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 180831