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Plumbing Designer in Los Angeles, CA , at Gannett Fleming

Date Posted: 1/13/2018

Job Snapshot

What You Will Do

Company Overview

For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.

Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

What You Will Do

Gannett Fleming is looking for an experienced Plumbing Designer to join our growing office in Los Angeles. As a Plumbing Designer at Gannett Fleming, you will be providing technical support on design aspects on assigned projects. Your duties will include, but may not be limited to, preliminary plumbing system and piping layout, equipment research, preliminary pipe-sizing and calculations, QC, and overall support to project managers and senior engineers.

  • Review plans and set up CAD files provided by the architect.
  • Design plumbing systems based on architectural drawings and material specifications.
  • Generate isometric and lay in drawings for fabrication and field use.
  • Develop MR and perform take-off on all drawings.
  • Provide technical support for fabrication and field operations.
  • Collaborate with field operations supervisors to make design changes. Record changes and process adjustments based on such.
  • Other duties or projects as required or assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

  • 2-5 years of design experience with building plumbing systems design including waste, water, vent, domestic hot water system.
  • Able to design with minimal supervision including sizing of equipment, selection of equipment, riser diagrams, details, calculations.
  • 2-3 years of hands on experience with REVIT. Able to build families, layout plumbing systems, coordinate with other trades and able to do clash detection, able to generate full drawings with minimal help.
  • Able to work in team environment with aggressive schedules multiple projects. Able to communicate professionally in verbal and electronic forms.
  • Highly interested in training and further studies. (We believe in consistent continuing education and promote our employees for continuous training in their field)
  • Knowledge and design ability for Fire Suppression system, medical gas systems, fuel oil piping systems, compressed air and vacuum systems and other specialty plumbing system is a plus but not required.
  • EIT is a plus but not required.
  • CPD is a plus but not required.

Gannett Fleming will be attending the Chi Epsilon Civil Engineering Job Fair on January 18th at Cal Poly Pomona! Be sure to join us at the event to learn more about Gannett Fleming and our upcoming opportunities: 

Life at Gannett Fleming

At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.

Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM

Employment Status: Full-Time

Internal Requisition ID: 2017-4629


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