Houston, TX 77064

Posted: 10/10/2018 Employment Type: Temporary Industry: Engineering Job Number: 45657 Pay Rate: $50-$60K

Mechanical Designer/Drafter

Now Hiring a Mechanical Designer/Drafter for an international manufacturing company that globally performs with superior capabilities and drives innovation and automation technology in the industry while supporting a culture of safety, productivity and reliability in NW Houston area (77064) paying $50K to $60K per year.

This is a 3 to 6 month assignment at this point but if business increases has possibility to turn into a temp to hire.
Don't miss out on this great opportunity!! Should position convert later they have Great Benefits!! Medical paid 100% for employee, Dental and Vison, Life, 401(k) will match up to 4%.


  •  3D SolidWorks experience and 2D experience with parts design, parts creation, assembly creation and drawing creation
  •  Proven SolidWorks experience
  •  Routing features, large assemblies, multi-level BOMs, weldments
  •  Previous experience with an ERP system.
  •  Responsible for structuring and writing bill of materials.
  •  Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures used in mechanical design.
  •  Experience working with API is an asset.
  •  Familiar with ANSI and GD&T standards.
  • Participates in designing special modifications to existing machinery or parts.
  • Acts as support for engineer by taking verbal or rough draft concepts and putting them into 3D model for review.
  •  Give input in the development of procedures for documentation control.
  • Check drawings and help manage drawing control.
  • Measure existing equipment using common inspection tools to support sustaining engineering and "as built" drawings.
  •  Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals and given tasks in a timely manner.
  •  Communicate with manufacturing personnel throughout the production process.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing results as needed.
  • Participate in company s Safety and Quality programs.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by Management.


  •  Requires an Associate s degree, or equivalent work experience.
  • A minimum of 3 years experience as a 3D drafter.
  • Professional certifications are a plus.
  • Skilled in SolidWorks and AutoCAD.
  •  Strong communication skills.
  •  Basic computer and math skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  •  The ability to use calipers, micrometers, scales, and other basic measuring tools.
  •  Ability to conduct FEA, through 3D Modeling is a plus.
  • Oilfield services equipment design experience is a plus

Linda Meacham
Senior Recruiter

Linda has been with TPI Staffing for over 20 years and specializes in recruiting top talent for all levels of office support and professional positions.

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