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


Weatherford is a leading global energy services company. Our world-class experts partner with customers to optimize their resources and realize the full potential of their assets. Across our operating locations, including manufacturing, research and development, service, and training facilities, operators choose us for strategic solutions that add efficiency, flexibility, and responsibility to any energy operation.

We are focused on technology development, digital solutions, and defining our footprint in the new energy space. Our ability to provide integrated solutions across our segments will be critical to growth in our core operations and the energy transition.

Energy producers face unique challenges every day, so it is our job to create solutions that enhance safety, streamline operations, and sustain uptime to meet or exceed their targets. We operate across the global energy landscape employing some of the best diverse talent in the industry. At Weatherford, we understand the value each individual brings to the table. We celebrate diversity in all its forms and are immensely proud of our workforce. We invite you to join our passionate, talented, word-class team.

When you join Weatherford, you instantly feel connected to something bigger - a community that is grounded by our core values and driven to create innovative solutions for our customers. We celebrate each other's successes, grow together, and learn from each other constantly. Individually, we are impressive. Together, we are unstoppable. We are One Weatherford.

Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program and provides you a challenging and enriching career path, with a healthy balance of structure and flexibility to chart your own course. We are focused on providing a challenging and enriching career path with a healthy balance of structure and flexibility to chart your own course. We are an innovative, global company with wide-ranging opportunities that include career-enhancing talent rotations. Our structured career paths will ensure that you know what it takes to build your ideal career at Weatherford when you join our Company. We also offer a comprehensive benefits program, including health insurance coverage, income protection plans, a 401(k) savings plan, Company paid holidays, and paid time off for vacation.

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Brief position overview

As a Mechanical Design Engineer within our downhole pump Engineering team, you will be working on new product design, product testing, existing product improvements, sustaining Engineering, and providing technical support to sales and manufacturing.

If you enjoy new/existing product design, testing, and working with mechanical assemblies, joining our team would be a great choice. This position encompasses various aspects of Engineering including Fatigue, shear, overload, corrosion, hydraulics and fluid dynamics.

As a team member
  • You will work with downhole pump and peripheral components. This process will include, new product design, sustaining design, stress analysis, material selection, cost estimation, tolerance studies, testing, BOM creation, production drawing/part number creation, and product implementation.
  • You will perform Engineering layouts for fit, form and function checking.
  • You will perform and/or co-ordinate relevant lab tests to validate designs.
  • You will interact with other Engineers as part of a Project team.


  • 3+ years related experience designing/working with mechanical assemblies.
  • Experience in design, making changes, testing & completion
  • Knowledge in hydraulics, pressure, torque, mechanical components, fluid containing devices
  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering