ILI MFL / EMAT Smart pig Design Engineer
Balboa Inspection and Maintenance is a provider of Inline inspection services to oil and gas pipeline operators. We a looking for a ILI tool design engineer.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Engineer and design new In-Line Inspection (ILI) smart pigs for the oil and gas industry
Develop new or customized product designs and improves existing technology
Document design calculations, tolerance analysis, and concept development, and detail design activities
Produces technical deliverables (e.g., 3D CAD models, engineering drawings, test reports, analysis reports, etc.) for manufacturing, other Technical Leads, Product Engineers, and other necessary parties
Assist with prototype assemblies and/or Performs design verification tests
Oversees validation processes for new or custom products
Set up and carry out component, subassembly, and assembly verification tests
Work closely with the appropriate engineer during the design stages to clarify and communicate ideas and concepts
Perform various engineering calculations to ensure that designs meet appropriate specifications and standard practices
Designs and prepares necessary prototype or test models sketches/drawings and assists outlining and performing tests
Work in coordination with the General Manager and other members of management to achieve overall vision, mission and Company goals
Function as team lead for project system design
Assists in verifying and/or applying customer/input requirements to engineering / design activity/output,
Works with Manufacturers and Technicians to identify production and assembly problems and provide corrective actions,
5+ Years as an ILI tool designer/engineer
5+ years working with MFL and/or EMAT Smart Pigs
The ideal candidate will have 2+ years working with tethered Smart pigs
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
Masters in Engineering (Preferred)
Proficient skills in 3D modeling, tolerance analysis, GD&T, FEA, DFMEA, manufacturing processes, problem solving tools, and machine design principles
Demonstrated experience with solid modeling software (SolidWorks)
Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
Strong leadership and teambuilding skills
Strong entrepreneurial thinking
Ability to travel to job sites as needed
Excellent communication and writing skills (English)
Technical Bachelor’s Degree required,
5 Years of experience in MFL and/or EMAT ILI tool design/engineering
Strong organization skills and rigor.
Ability to work in a team environment on fast moving projects
Working safely and always wearing correct PPE
Ability to complete tasks fully in a timely manner with attention to detail
Ability to maintain poise, quality of work and efficiency during busy times
Excellent mechanical aptitude
Able to lift objects up to 50lbs
Successful candidate will need to pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol screen, and background check.
We are only able to employ those legally authorized to work in the US.
Up to 75% travel.
Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.
Job Type: Full-time
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