Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. DESIGNER in Allentown, Pennsylvania

22938BRReq No.:22938BRJob Description and Qualifications:Approximately 15,000 employees are making Air Products the world’s safest and best performing industrial gases company, providing sustainable offerings and excellent service to all customers. We strive to be a company of choice that is recognized by its colleagues, customers, and community as a company that draws strength, opportunity and financial growth from the diversity of its workforce. Our success will be directly attributed to having a work environment that is collaborative, inclusive and respectful of all people.

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The position is for a Smart Plant 3D Power User who will be responsible for the implementation of S3D development objectives. The candidate will also responsible for the design of a variety of industrial and chemical process facilities. Individual must have experience in the design of foundation systems, including piles, and structural steel design. Emphasis is on the development of constructible and cost-effective 3D plant models and drawings to be used for fabrication and construction. The individual must have good interpersonal and communication skills that will complement and help train a diverse team.

Specific Requirements/Skills:

Technical school education with CAD or Associates degree in Drafting

Minimum 10-15 years Civil / Structural design experience, 5-10 of which are in Smart Plant 3D

Minimum 5 years administrating Smart Plant 3D

Cryogenic design experience is a plus

Experience leading design projects is a significant plus

Working knowledge of Microsoft office software, particularly Excel, is preferred

Candidate should be able to perform the following:

  • Model piles, foundations with varying complexity including walls and haunches, steel structures with varying complexity and special connection details, underground gravity piping, and general site work.

  • Translate design group needs into S3D development and training objectives

  • Implement changes and upgrades to Smart Plant 3D

  • Create & manage structural section libraries in Smart Plant 3D

  • Copy and manipulate existing projects and models

  • Create and manipulate Civil Foundations & Structural Steel drawings from Smart Plant 3D model

  • Help develop the existing design team to be completely functional using Smart Plant 3D to its fullest capacity to create effective civil/structural deliverables

  • ​Attention to detail and ability to work independently is a must

The Air Products Corporate Headquarters provides employees with a modern fitness center, credit union, on-site cafeteria and dry-cleaners.

Air Products offers a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, and retirement plans. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Air Products, will be contacted.

Air Products (NYSE:APD) is a world-leading Industrial Gases company in operation for over 75 years. The Company’s core industrial gases business provides atmospheric and process gases and related equipment to manufacturing markets, including refining and petrochemical, metals, electronics, and food and beverage. Air Products is also the world’s leading supplier of liquefied natural gas process technology and equipment. The Company had fiscal 2017 sales of $8.2 billion from continuing operations in 50 countries and has a current market capitalization of approximately $30 billion. Approximately 15,000 passionate, talented and committed employees from a diversity of backgrounds are driven by Air Products’ higher purpose to create innovative solutions that benefit the environment, enhance sustainability and address the challenges facing customers, communities and the world.

Air Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants 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.


Job Title:DESIGNEREmployment Type:North America - Non Exempt Employment Status:Full TimeType of Relocation Benefits Provided:NoneLocation:US-PA-AllentownCountry:United StatesRegion:North AmericaOrganization:Global Engrg Mfg Technology & Equipment Business Sector / Division:Global Engineering