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Senior Top Drive Design Engineer

Senior Top Drive Design Engineer

Job Description

Sr. Top Drive Design Engineer ~ Houston, TX


  • As a member of the Engineering Team, the Senior Top Drive Design Engineer is responsible for the design and development of new equipment, equipment modification, material selection and design verification analysis.
  • Responsible for performing mechanical engineering analysis using hand calculations, finite element analysis and other computer aided design techniques
  • Work closely with engineers and designers in the analysis of complex engineering designs and Structural and Mechanical Systems
  • Prepare complex models for analysis and analyze the same
  • Properly file and store all analysis performed in accordance with the engineering departments’ calculation assignment and storage procedures
  • Develop schedules on all jobs and comply with the same
  • Ensure that all work performed is engineered in accordance with customer spec’s
  • Act as a liaison between other departments when necessary to ensure the success of the project

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical or Civil Discipline, accredited as a Professional Engineer.
  • 5 - 10 years’ experience with Top Drive Equipment Design.
  • Experience in Manufacturing Processes and Design (Structural Design, Weld Calculations, and FEA) is considered an asset as well as familiarity with API 4F and 8C.
  • Experience working with SolidWorks, AutoCad and Ansys is preferred.
  • Strong problem solving skills and the ability to handle multiple priorities with a high degree of accuracy in a fast paced and dynamic environment is critical.
  • Pay Depends Upon Experience
  • Permanent opportunity

Job Snapshot

Other Pay Competitive compensation package, 401K, bonus plan, etc.
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Manufacturing, Design
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience 5 to 10 years
Manages Others Not Specified
Relocation No
Industry Manufacturing, Oil Refining - Petroleum - Drilling, Construction
Required Travel None
Job ID Sr. Top Drive Dsgn Engineer_ckBR
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Senior Top Drive Design Engineer


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