National Oilwell Varco Structural Designer in United States

Title: Structural Designer Location: null Other Locations: null

Seeking experienced Structural Designer for the design of drilling rigs.

The job summary includes preparing designs to assist in developing ideas generated by engineers; designs products and equipment; responsible for producing safe, technically accurate and cost effective equipment designs.

The responsibilities are as follows:

Using NX software and AutoCAD for the design of steel structures Creating designs used for the fabrication of drilling rigs for both Land and Offshore masts, substructures and derricks. Assist Project Leader or Design Engineer in selection of the components and the design details for inclusion in the project / product design. Layout and design specific areas as assigned per the Company procedures and standards. Designs general arrangements or base systems based on customer needs and requirements. Analyzes data to determine feasibility of product proposal. Prepares or directs preparation of product or system layout with detailed drawings and schematics. Reviews work order and procedural manuals to determine critical content. Calculates figures to convert design dimensions to resizing dimensions specified for subsequent production processes. Assist in systems development as required, such as drafting standards, parts list systems, computer programming. Perform other work related task as required as assigned. Comply with all NOV Company and HSE procedures and policies.

Minimum of two years of vocational school or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience within NX with experience in Expressions, Sketching, Inter Part References (IPR) and Wave linker. Minimum of 5 years design experience in structural designing drafting of drilling rigs.