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CAD Industrial Designer

Clover Global Solutions, LP San Antonio, TX
  • Posted: 10 days ago
  • $35 to $45 Hourly
  • Contractor
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, 401k, Dental

Summary: The main function of a commercial and industrial designer is to develop and design models and drawings for industrial sites in the oil and gas midstream business as needed to FEED evaluation of potential projects.

Job Responsibilities:

Prepare sketches of ideas, models, detailed drawings, illustrations using computer-aided design equipment. Modify and refine designs, using working models, to conform with project engineering specifications. Confer with engineering, operations, business development departments, or with customers, to establish and evaluate design concepts. Drafter/Designer will create new drawings as required and execute redline updates and support FEED of capital projects at the direction of the project development engineer assigned. Designer will occasionally complete walk downs to verify accuracy of existing drawings or as needed to ensure accuracy of designs completed in the office. Designer will work closely with the Document Control department in managing drawings according to company standards and work closely with the capital projects and operations team to support drawing best practices.

• Facility types include, but are not limited to: Marine Terminal; Crude Pump Station; Rail Terminal; Truck Terminal; Oil Storage Facility; Pipeline Facility.

• Will be responsible for the creation of new drawings, and the update of existing drawings based on operations, engineering, or other qualified redlines. Drawing types include, but are not limited to: Electric Control Drawings; Electrical One-Lines/Single-Lines; Hazardous Area Classification; Indexes; Instrumentation and Controls; Isometric; Process Flow Diagrams; Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams; Piping; Plot Plans and associated; Vendor Drawings; Xref Drawings.

• Strictly adhere to established Drafting and Document Control processes while creating and maintaining drawings

• Position may conduct site visits to execute or support site walk downs


Prior drafting work experience within the oil/gas or chemicals/processing industry; Midstream/Pipeline experience preferred

Special Skills

• Strong attention to detail, organizational, and time management skills

• Knowledgeable of ‘redlining’ best practices for operators and drafters

• Knowledgeable understanding of industry drawing types (One-lines, PFD, P&IDs, Plot Plans, etc)

• Knowledge on how to execute a site walk down

• Strong understanding of AutoCAD

• Experience working within CADWorx P&ID Professional (preferred, not required)

• Some experience with GIS tools could also be useful


Education – High-school Degree; Bachelor’s degree or higher education preferred

Experience – 5-7 years’ experience in drafting

Project Description: Describe what your team does & how this project/your team impacts the business:

My team support FEED for capital, income-producing growth projects. My team provides rapid early phase development of projects and assessment of alternatives to ensure all company standards and preferences, as well as industry codes, are supported in initial costing to avoid scope creep in subsequent FEL development. This helps to ensure the financial viability as projects advance into detail design and execution.

Required Skills & Years of Experience: AutoCAD, 5-7 years

Preferred Experience: AutoCAD, 10+ years

Education Requirements: AutoCAD training; Associates degree in design or CAD related

Clover Global Solutions, LP

Why Work Here?

An established staffing company with a healthy culture looking to add indiviuduals that are looking to better their career.

Headquartered in West Houston's Energy Corridor, Clover Global Solutions, LP, an Anotech Energy company, provides a total workforce solution for upstream, midstream, downstream sectors, along with mining and infrastructure. Clover offers a wide range of services including executive search, recruited contract staffing, pay-rolling services for client-identified contractors, independent contractor risk assessment and independent contractor compliance management. This suite of services provides our clients a comprehensive solution for the energy industry’s global footprint. Clover’s clients include 40% of the “super majors” - publicly traded integrated operators, mid-majors, pioneering independents, engineering and construction firms, oilfield service companies, private equity and venture capital funded firms. The company's global reach beyond the Americas, include support capabilities in 63 countries. Clover's growing reputation attracts the most highly-regarded industry talent who are actively seeking global opportunities and new challenges. Connecting both client and candidate is where Clover’s technologies are changing how projects are staffed and managed. Clover-Anotech operates from the following 12 locations: U.S.A., Singapore, France, U.A.E., Qatar, China, Brazil, Australia, Russia, Nigeria, Congo, & Papua New Guinea.

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