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Mechanical Designer

Company: Oceaneering International
Location: Houston
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

Company Profile

Focusing on deepwater installations and field developments, we deliver tailored solutions-from the routine to the extreme. We provide fit-for-purpose engineering design through the entire asset lifecycle, including decommissioning. We contract, manage, engineer, and execute projects using our global vessel fleet, including Jones Act-compliant vessels, advanced technologies, and highly skilled personnel.

Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.

Position Summary

The primary responsibilities of this position are to perform activities such as creating and modifying technical drawings for installation of subsea hardware using vessel-based equipment.

Duties & Responsibilities


--- Draft detailed multi-view drawings of rigging arrangements for offshore crane lifts.
--- Draft detailed multi-view drawings of procedural task steps of offshore vessel-based operations to compile a complete storyboard in alignment with written procedures.
--- Prepare project equipment interface and rigging drawings.
--- Draft detailed Deck Layouts and Scope of Supplies
--- Draft or modify machine or structural designs to correct operating deficiencies.
--- Draft detailed multi-view drawings of structural, machine and subassemblies, including but not limited to specifications of moving parts and material properties.
--- Analyze engineering sketches, specifications and related data and drawings to determine design factors such as size, shape, and arrangement of parts.
--- Uses computer assisted design/drafting equipment and software to develop layouts.
--- Carry out tasks as assigned by Leads, Engineers and the Engineering Manager. May take direction from more senior designers. Tasks generally focused on technical issues, but sometimes require administrative functions.
--- Ability to travel --- Other duties as assigned.



--- Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two-year college, technical school or equivalent education and experience.
--- Min 3 years' experience in drafting utilizing using AutoCAD.
--- Min 3 years' experience with generating engineering technical drawings.
--- Min 2-year experience in installation of subsea hardware using vessel-based equipment.
--- Min 2-year experience using weld symbols and their proper application.


--- Experience with the creation of offshore installation technical drawings
--- Experience with structural design drawings
--- Experience with designing for manufacturing/assembly
--- Experience with weights, surface area, dimensions, radii, clearances, tolerancing, and proper hole location.
--- MS Office


--- Ability to write business correspondence.
--- Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
--- Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as algebra, trigonometry, and analytical geometry.
--- Complete knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, AutoCAD
--- Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
--- Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
--- Gives and receives constructive feedback.
--- Ensures that others involved in a project or effort are kept informed about developments and plans.
--- Ensures that regular consistent communication takes place within area of responsibility.
--- Is consistently at work and on time; Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; Arrives at meeting and appointments on time Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate persons with an alternative plan.
--- Treats people with respect; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and works ethically; Upholds organizational values.
--- Focuses on resolving conflict: Maintains confidentiality; Listens to others without interrupting; Keeps emotions under control; Remains open to the ideas of others.
--- Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions.

Additional Information

This position is Hybrid - Remote and will require commuting to a designated office. Hybrid work schedules are determined by the hiring manager based on business need.

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity,national origin, veteran status,disability, genetic information, or other non-merit factors

Keywords: Oceaneering International, Houston , Mechanical Designer, Other , Houston, Texas

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