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Title:  Piping Designer


Fond du Lac, WI


Ahern, one of the leading mechanical and fire protection contractors in the United States, has an exciting opportunity for a Piping Designer located in Fond du Lac, Madison, Milwaukee or Appleton locations. In 2021, Ahern was ranked as the #1 specialty contractor in WI and in the top 15% of specialty contractors across the US. Building this first class reputation in the industry since 1880 did not happen by chance. It has developed over time through our commitment to conducting business ethically and by providing continuous learning, improvement and development opportunities for its number one asset, employees. You owe it to yourself to find out what Ahern has to offer!


How you will contribute: 
The primary responsibility of this position includes preparing engineering layout drawings (ductile iron, stainless steel, carbon steel, pvc piping systems, wall sleeves, support systems, equipment pads, etc.). Additional duties include assisting with field measurements, checking drawings for accurate calculations, preparing estimates, assisting with shop drawing reviews and submittals, reviewing purchase orders and contracts, and assisting with preparing drawing batches and piping cut sheets.
You work closely with the project teams on wide array of piping projects across various commercial building types.


What you need to qualify:
Candidates must have an Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Design, Civil Engineering, Computer Aided Drafting/Design or related field, or equivalent experience. Proficiency in a recent version of Revit  and AutoCAD. Experience with Plant 3D is a plus. Candidates should also have a strong understanding of commercial or industrial building construction, strong math skills and the ability to read blueprints.


What's in it for you?

Ahern has a commitment to excellence that extends beyond our outstanding customer satisfaction ratings and numerous safety awards. The Company extends this commitment by passing a significant amount of profits back to employees through bonus programs, and generous 401K match. Ahern has a health benefits package that ranks in the top 20% of all plans nationally. Ahern also has a wellness program that was designed to keep employees and their families happy and healthy. Significant investment in employee training programs, advancement opportunities, educational assistance, and flexible/remote work schedules have helped Ahern stand out above others in the industry. Experience for yourself why Ahern has been voted the Best Place to Work!


Ahern is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages veterans, women, minorities, and disabled individuals to apply.


Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh