Fort Smith, AR > Senior Design Engineer

Pruitt has a current opening for a Senior Design Engineer in our manufacturing facility in Fort Smith. 

We are an API Q1 Quality Management Certified company and we manufacture/refurbish specialized drilling equipment used in the oil and gas industry. In addition to our office in Fort Smith, AR, we have other sales & service facilities throughout the United States and Canada. 

Incumbent will provide strategic leadership to the Engineering Department by overseeing day-to-day operations while implementing long term plans. Other tasks will include providing technical knowledge on matters pertaining to Engineering principles; utilizing creative thinking to design and improve new and existing products; identifying problems (real or potential) and propose solutions to address; and directing the work of department staff. 

This position requires a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering; 10 years’ experience in product design and 5 years’ experience in a supervisory/management role. Preferred experience includes a Mechanical Engineering degree; FEA knowledge; oil and gas industry familiarity; and QMS compliance and development. Candidate must also have strong CAD skills; an analytical mindset; a thorough understanding of mechanical stress calculations; and the ability to apply industry standards to equipment design. 

Chosen candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Word and Excel. Successful candidates for this position will be proven team leaders with excellent communication skills, have an aptitude for troubleshooting problems and be a visionary with the ability to effect change. Candidate selected must pass a drug test as a condition of employment. 

A comprehensive benefits package is offered including Medical, Vision, Dental, 401k, Life, etc. 

If you are interested in making a career move, please click on the link to submit an application. 

No phone calls or walk in’s will be accepted. 

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