Company: Halliburton
Skills: Manufacturing Engineering
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Alvarado, Texas, United States

We are looking for the right people - people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

Job Description:

Halliburton's Jet Research Center (JRC) has an opening for a Manufacturing Engineering Team Lead. In this exciting position, you will be leading manufacturing engineering efforts for JRC's three major product lines: wellbore explosives products, wellbore perforating hardware, and electronic logging tools. On our team, we appreciate not only your engineering experience and commitment to safety but also your leadership and initiative!


Under broad direction, supervises engineers and/or other technical staff members. Provides technical guidance to the group. Conducts goal setting and performance appraisals of personnel. Leads a cross functional, cross department or cross Center team in executing various corporate projects and/or initiatives (e.g., standards, best practices, lessons learned), or a standing sub-PSL design team. Utilizes project management skills and tracking tools in the organization and execution of project assignments. Executes tactical action plans as set by department goals and objectives. Manage the development team to ensure delivery. Possesses thorough understanding of the supported PSL's technology and broad understanding of the associated development tools. This person will have responsibility for identifying and filling technological and functional requirements. A technical leader will be capable of managing outside consultants in developing solutions and coordinate project design and milestone reviews. Incorporates reliability analysis and promotes optimum use of development tools and standards during the design process. Understands and promotes HES's quality directives. Though this individual's focus will be technical leadership, they will perform development tasks maintaining their development expertise. Job role has budgetary type accountabilities or directly impacts a revenue center's viability or its quality of service via personal contributions.
  • Skills are typically acquired through a undergraduate degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Material Science, Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent degree, and minimum of 8 years related experience or through 12 years of related experience.
  • Incumbents at this level will usually hold a certification as a Licensed/Chartered Professional Engineer.

Additional responsibilities/Preferred experience:
  • Maintains a proactive, solutions-oriented mindset to best support site response to customer voice and continuously improve environment
  • Leads team in a collaborative approach to engage effectively across manufacturing and R&D functions
  • Decision making is inherently safety focused
  • Working lead - manages team and individual projects simultaneously
  • Previous technical leadership experience preferred
  • Proven manufacturing engineering experience in high and low volume production environments
  • Flexible and efficient project manager, allocates resources and coordinates support to successfully complete projects to timeline
  • Experience supporting product lifecycle with DFMA and FMEA and new manufacturing technology development. Has previously launched new products into a manufacturing environment, completing methods analysis and routings and design of tooling and fixturing.
  • Experience with capital equipment design, selection, and installation for both new manufacturing technology and existing process upgrades, including automation.
  • CAD and ERP (SAP preferred) experience.
  • Experience in machining and complex electronics assembly.
  • Experience with Class 2 Div 1 and 2 environments and with explosives.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.

2001 Interstate 35, Alvarado, Texas, 76009, United States

Job Details
Requisition Number: 94169
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Supply Chain Mgmt
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time
Additional Locations for this position:

Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

About Halliburton


Founded in 1919, Halliburton is one of the world’s leading providers of products and services to the upstream energy industry.


Halliburton is proud to be a services company, and our customers and investors appreciate our business model.  Our strong competitive position not only comes from our geographic footprint and wide range of products and services, but also, more importantly, from the quality of our work and the dedication of our employees.


With approximately 55,000 employees, representing 140 nationalities in more than 80 countries, Halliburton touches much of the oil and gas that fuel our society.


Our Business


Halliburton comprises 14 product service lines (PSLs). The PSLs operate in two divisions: Drilling and Evaluation, and Completion and Production.


Our Consulting and Project Management PSL works across both divisions and is the spearhead of our integrated-services strategy. Its financial results are included in the Drilling and Evaluation Division. PSLs are primarily responsible and accountable for strategy, technology development, process development, people development and capital allocation.


Our Values


Integrity: Ethics and integrity are the foundation of our brand and the guiding principles for all we do.

Safety: Priority number one. We are focused on our own personal safety, as well as on the safety of others.

Collaboration: We work together with customers, and understand that everyone has a role in providing the best solution.

Competition: We compete to win, knowing that competition makes everyone stronger.

Creativity: We are resourceful. We are innovative, and strive to apply the right technology and solution every time.

Reliability: We deliver what we promise. We believe the quality of our service defines who we are.

Respect: We are honest with ourselves and with each other. We value our diverse skills and talents, and know we are stronger together as one family.


These values are our corporate DNA, the foundation for how we relate to each other and to every individual and entity with whom we interact. These are the principles that every Halliburton employee is expected to use, live by, and demonstrate on a daily basis.


Own Your Career


Our people are essential to our ability to innovate, achieve, grow, and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. We invest in our employees through leadership and competency development, competitive compensation plans, health benefits, work-life programs, and reward and incentive plans.


Opportunities for career development – and the tools you need to take advantage of them – are abundant. Combine those opportunities with your drive and capabilities, and your career path can go in nearly any direction you choose.




Halliburton ranked in the Global Top 10 in the 2019 Rigzone Ideal Employer Rankings -  find out more here.