Skills: Design Engineer
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in over 90 countries and has a network of approximately 1,000 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 29,500 people. For more information, visit www.weatherford.com and connect with Weatherford on LinkedIn , Twitter , YouTube and Facebook .
Weatherford delivers innovative technologies and services designed to meet the world's current and future energy needs in a safe, ethical, and sustainable manner. Grounded by our core values and inspired by our world-class people, we are committed to being a trusted business partner to those we serve.
Design and develop new products and services and/or modifications to existing products or services. Also includes resource assessment, scheduling and coordination to meet schedule.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Prepare conceptual drawings and layouts
Perform research and analysis
Select materials, process and purchase products to achieve cost and performance objectives.
Maintain a complete design project file
Work with production to ensure that the initial production runs have the bill of materials
Assist marketing/sales by providing technical data for brochures.
Assist other departments regarding problems associated with products.
Plan work schedule
Develop CAD drawings as required
Keep all interested parties informed of progress.
Communicate with in-house and field personnel as needed.
Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.
Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.
PERFORM VARIOUS OTHER DUTIES ASSIGNED BY SUPERVISOR WITHIN THE PHYSICAL CONSTRAINTS OF THE JOB.
Ability to perform very complex engineering drawings.
Thorough knowledge of CREO 3D drawing package.
Familiar with AutoCAD drawing package.
Ability to establish and write procedures to accomplish tasks.
General computer knowledge.
Ability to work well with all levels of personnel.
The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.
Minimum one-year design experience desired.
Familiar with PTC Windchill
Experience with Variable Speed/Frequency drive systems is preferred.
Associates degree in drafting or basic mechanical college level coursework, preferred.
POSITION SPECIFIC DETAILS
Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program, and employee stock purchase program (ESPP) and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor - Priority Referral Requested
Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. We may be a large company, but we empower our team to create fresh ideas that challenge convention and break the status quo. Our employees are the key to driving our growth and success. Everywhere we operate, they are inspired to develop new and efficient ways of raising the bar to meet the needs of an evolving industry and solve our clients’ toughest challenges.
At Weatherford, you will work in an exciting, high-energy environment where we are making groundbreaking, award-winning advancements in oilfield technology. The opportunity to explore your potential is limitless.
Visit www.weatherford.com/careers to learn more.
Weatherford is ranked in the Global Top 10 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.