Design Engineer – ASME Pressure Vessels




Position Title:                          Design Engineer – ASME Pressure Vessels

Office Location:                      Loganville, Georgia

Exemption Classification:    Non-Exempt

Reports To:                            Engineering Manager

Date:                                       February 15, 2022


Job Summary: The “Design Engineer – ASME Pressure Vessels” at Tomco will be part of a small engineering team focused on producing manufacturing drawing packages. This includes the creation of calculations, drawings, bills of materials, and be a technical resource supporting pressure vessel construction. There is also the opportunity to be a part of ongoing product and process developments. This position provides significant advisory engineering support by method of calculations and code adherence.


Key Responsibilities

  • Calculations, analysis and design in accordance with key pressure vessel, structural & piping regulatory codes.
    • ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code, Section II, IX, V, VIII, XII
      • Unfired Pressure Vessels
    • IBC, ASCE, DOT (MC-331)
      • Structural, Wind, Seismic
    • ASME 11, B16.5, B31.1, B31.12, B31.3
      • Chemical & Process Piping
    • Apply a detailed knowledge of ASME VIII Division 1 Pressure Vessel Code to ensure resulting designs are safe and fully comply with all applicable design and jurisdictional requirements.
    • Review, oversee & perform engineering calculations for mechanical stresses, member deflections, pressure, weldments, lifting lugs, vessel, and pipe wall thicknesses.
    • Provide technical support for operations and sales as needed.
    • Collaborates with engineers, design professionals, or others, to confirm the of the project specifications
    • Create drawings with engineered Bills of Materials and weld symbols
    • Assist with allocation of responsibilities for project support between a Project Manager, QC and/or Safety Officer.
    • Routinely evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports with relevant recommendations
    • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues immediately
    • Attend company and industry events including meetings, trainings, workshops, when scheduled.



  • Minimum BS in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Preferred 5 years experience in ASME pressure vessel design
    • Understanding of pressure vessel design codes, design calculations, mechanics of materials, machine design, structural design
  • Experience using 2D & 3D CAD (DraftSight/Solidworks preferred)
  • Experience with Ansys, Compress, Mathcad or similar design software
  • Experience using ERP software
  • Understanding of procedures, material, and project management principles
  • Familiarity with quality and OSHA safety standards
  • Working knowledge of Adobe & MS Office, especially Excel and Word
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Excellent organizational, communication and time-management skills
  • A team player with leadership abilities


AAP/EEO Statement

Tomco Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an do not discriminate in employment-related decisions based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.


Tomco Systems is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.


Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without warning.

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