Company: Weatherford
Skills: Design Engineer
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Weatherford is the leading wellbore and production solutions company. Operating in more than 75 countries, the Company answers the challenges of the energy industry with its global talent network of approximately 17,000 team members and 380 operating locations, which include service, research and development, training, and manufacturing facilities. Visit for more information or connect on LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter , Instagram , or YouTube .

We're looking to the future with a clear vision and a strong mission.

Our goal is to address the headwinds facing the industry, revolutionize the oilfield with digital technology, integrated solutions, and world-class talent.

We accept every challenge for the benefit of our Company, our industry, and the world. Our technology leadership delivers solutions that rise to every occasion, supply the best outcomes in each operation, and give power to all customers.

Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program 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.


Reporting to the Engineering Manager, this position would be responsible to perform duties as an Engineering team member to develop or optimize equipment and provide technical support within Weatherford's Surface Pumping Unit product line.


  • Prepare / co-ordinate detailed design including calculations, CAD data, drawings, and related manufacturing data.
  • Perform basic Finite Element Analysis (FEA) to confirm design and document the data.
  • Interact with engineering teams in other international locations as part of a Project team.
  • Apply various API, US, Canadian and European design, and safety standards in the design development process.
  • Perform and/or co-ordinate relevant lab tests to validate designs.
  • Provide support to operations in troubleshooting issues with various types of Surface Oil Pumping units and control systems.
  • Perform relevant analysis and calculations to assist in field failure analysis.
  • Liaison with clients and vendors as needed to provide Engineering support.
  • Understand Weatherford Quality Policies and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures, and Workplace Instructions.
  • Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.
  • Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.






  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical / Structural Engineering or similar discipline from an accredited university.
  • 1-3 years of Mechanical, Structural, Mechatronics, Manufacturing Engineering, or field support experience.
  • Experience in PTC Creo (Pro/Engineer) or similar 3D CAD programs.
  • Willingness to travel locally and internationally as needed to support operations and manufacturing.
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication.





  • Experience with Oilfield operations and in particular Artificial Lift Systems.
  • Experience in a fabrication environment. Knowledge of various welding and machining methods.
  • Experience working in field operations providing failure analysis, technical support or field trials.
  • Experience in using PTC Windchill/PDM system.
  • Multi-lingual.