Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Project Pipework Engineer


Job Description:

Job Title:             Project Pipework Engineer

Location:             Bracknell

Salary:                 £50,000 - £65,000

Type:                   Permanent


Orion Electrotech has joined forces with a leading global engineering consultancy, with a specific focus on the food and beverage sector. Operating in 150 countries, this company offers sustainable solutions for food and beverage manufacturing. Their team handles intricate projects throughout the entire asset lifecycle, working closely with major multinational producers to design and construct cutting-edge facilities. This role involves overseeing multi-million-pound projects from start to finish, ensuring efficient and top-quality construction while adhering to rigorous industry standards.


Due to an extended period of exponential growth, we are looking for a Project Pipework Engineer to join the expanding FBUK team.


About The Project Pipework Engineer Role

You will be responsible for the mechanical development of bespoke equipment and pipework, along with progressing projects through all stages of a development lifecycle.


The Project Pipework Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Ensure adherence to PED, PSSR, API, ASME, PD5500, ISO, EN standards.
  • Supervise pressure testing, NDT techniques, and CE marking processes.
  • Collaborate with clients, contractors, and project teams to ensure timely and cost-effective delivery.
  • Provide assistance for business development and offer technical insights as needed.
  • Take charge of fee-only, turnkey, medium/large FEED, and EPC projects.
  • Lead the project lifecycle from scoping through to commissioning.
  • Manage the design, procurement, installation, and testing of stainless-steel pipework and equipment.
  • Specify materials including super duplex, stainless steel, and carbon steel.
  • Utilise pipe stress analysis software to evaluate existing equipment.


A successful Project Pipework Engineer will need:

  • Proficient in mechanical engineering or equivalent.
  • Skilled in stainless steel pipework, valves, and equipment.
  • Strong in project management and communication.
  • Experienced in engineering contracts and procurement.
  • Leads collaborative, multi-disciplinary teams.


We reward our Project Pipework Engineer a competitive salary and an excellent selection of benefits.

  • 25 days annual leave + public holidays
  • Life Assurance for employees
  • Employer pension contributions with optional salary sacrifice
  • Company Sick Pay from day one
  • 24/7 access to Employee Assistance Programme
  • Enhanced family-friendly leave/pay
  • Paid time off for dependents/emergencies
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Flexible working hours


If you are a driven individual with an engineering education seeking an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact in bespoke automation we would love to hear from you. Join us on our journey as we continue to enrich the possibilities of our solutions. 

Thank you for your application. Due to the volume of applications, we receive, unfortunately we are not able to respond to every application personally, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful. To see our other available vacancies please visit our website.

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    5+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    Bachelor's Degree