Piping & Layout Designer


Are you passionate about the energy transition? Join us.

Nel is a global, dedicated hydrogen company, delivering optimal solutions to produce, store, and distribute hydrogen from renewable energy. We serve industries, energy, and gas companies with leading hydrogen technology. Our roots date back to 1927, and since then, we have had a proud history of development and continuous improvement of hydrogen technologies. Today, our solutions cover the entire value chain: from hydrogen production technologies to hydrogen fueling stations, enabling industries to transition to green hydrogen, and providing fuel cell electric vehicles with the same fast fueling and long range as fossil-fueled vehicles – without the emissions.

About the position

The Products & Engineering department is now establishing a Piping & Layout team to meet a growing need in the market. A market that is to a greater extent about large Hydrogen processing plants for industry. In connection to this, we are looking for competent employees who can take ownership of this area and contribute to developing competitive hydrogen systems for the green shift. We are therefore looking for an experienced, skilled, and independent Piping & Layout Designer. The position reports to Products, System & Mechanical Manager in Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser AS.


  • Piping & Pipe support, 3D design in Aveva E3D
  • Prepare fabrication documentation in PDMS draft / E3D draw
  • Prepare and take responsibility for system layouts in close collaboration with other disciplines
  • Review and approval of piping layouts and fabrication materials
  • Delta and facilitate design reviews
  • Coordination with other disciplines to ensure an optimal and efficient project implementation of high quality
  • Have a good knowledge of relevant standards and codes
  • Contribute to optimization of design and cost-effective solutions



Relevant Bachelor or Master

Preferred skills and abilities

  • Experience with layout and piping responsibilities in interdisciplinary projects
  • Experience in preparing fabrication drawings Aveva PDMS draft / E3D drawing
  • You have a strong focus on cost-effective solutions and experience with carrying out projects at several locations


  • Interest in and participate in the development of new and/or improved solutions
  • Team player who nurtures collaboration across disciplines
  • Solution-oriented and good ability to see opportunities with new perspectives
  • Initiative and analytical and delivers according to agreement
  • Good communication and collaboration skills in Norwegian and English, both orally and in writing
  • Proactive and curious

Equal opportunity employer

Nel is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.

What can we offer you in this position?

  • Actively contribute to the green shift that will give us all a better future
  • A challenging job in an international company with a leading position in the market
  • Get the opportunity to work in a team consisting of competent and committed colleagues
  • Good development opportunities in a company in strong growth
  • Competitive salary and good insurance and pension schemes


For more information about the position, contact Skagerak Consulting at Finn M. Lauvli tel: 990 32 220 or Cathrine Svendsen tel: 926 06 610

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