Engineer II


Houston, TX, USA

Full time

Jun 30

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About the job

Are you seeking an opportunity to show your exceptional skills and knowledge? Are you looking for a company which provides you with dynamic and challenging work environment every single day? If yes, look no further…we are seeking individuals who are skilled, knowledgeable, and ready to work in a fast-paced environment to deliver top notch solutions to cater business needs.

About Nabors

Nabors owns and operates one of the world's largest land-based drilling rig fleet and is a provider of offshore drilling rigs in the United States and multiple international markets. Nabors also provides directional drilling, performance tools, and innovative technologies for its own rig fleet and those of third parties. Leveraging our advanced drilling automation capabilities, Nabors’ highly skilled workforce continues to set new standards for operational excellence and transform our industry.

Canrig Drilling Technology, with revenues of approximately $400M, provides equipment, tools, services, and software products to oil and gas companies worldwide to improve the safety and efficiency of the drilling process. Our workforce, like our technology, is rapidly expanding.

JOB Summary

Produces designs and develops new products using sound engineering principles. Proposes modifications and solutions to problems with existing products. Performs various engineering calculations including stress analysis. Creates bills of material, engineering change notices and other documents as required.

Duties And Responsibilities

  • Manage projects within the Product Line for New Product Development, Rapid Response, and Sustaining.
  • Model mechanical design concepts using 3D Parametric software
  • Produce detail drawings for new and existing components in accordance with drafting standards.
  • Prepare ECN, bills of material (BOMs) and assembly drawings
  • Create and update product details and BOMs in Material Requirements Planning (MRP) system
  • Check drawings produced by other designers, drafters, and engineers
  • Create sketches, views or images for bulletins and other technical documents
  • Prepare assembly instructions
  • Provide technical support to Quality, Manufacturing and Marketing
  • Develops detailed product verification Engineering calculations, including Finite Element Analysis (FEA) methods
  • Perform tolerance stack-up verification
  • Develops product test documentation and supports product validation test activities
  • Provide oversight and support to product testing and deployment
  • Interface with vendors and provide technical support
  • Mentor junior level engineers and designers.
  • Participate in company safety meetings and safety awareness
  • Other duties maybe assigned

MInimum Qualifications / SKILLS


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering with 3-5 years of relevant engineering experience

Language Skills

  • Ability to read, comprehend and write in English.
  • Ability to effectively present technical information, to colleagues, customers, and vendors.

Engineering & Mathematical Skills

  • As per engineering bachelor’s degree requirements.
  • Knowledge of machine design, strength of materials, metallurgy, thermodynamics, heat transfer and fluid power.
  • Knowledge of drilling engineering principles, drilling practices and drilling rigs.
  • Knowledge of drafting principles.
  • Design creativity
  • Knowledge of oilfield regulatory requirements


  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instruction furnished in written, oral or diagram form.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills

  • AutoCAD, Solid Edge, Solid Works, and Inventor
  • Finite Element Analysis Software
  • Manufacturing/Inventory (MRP) software
  • Spreadsheet and word processor software
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Valid passport
  • Domestic and international travel may be required


  • Ability to lead and mentor Engineers and Drafters


  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Solid Work, Solid Edge, or Inventor.
  • Mechanical design principals including machined parts, assemblies, weldment, and sheet metal fabrication.
  • Machine technologies and practices
  • Ability to draft as per ANSI Y14.5 standard
  • Knowledge of Manufacturing Software
  • Design creativity
  • Ability to perform tolerance stack-up study

physical requirements / working conditions


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to sit, stand or walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk, hear and smell. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 45 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to vibration, risk of electrical shock, wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, high and precarious places, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, outside weather conditions and extreme cold and heat.

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