Fort Smith, AR > Design Engineer
Pruitt is currently seeking candidates to fill an entry level Design Engineer position in Fort Smith, AR.
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 headquarters in Fort Smith, AR, we have other facilities throughout the United States and are expanding into the international marketplace.
Incumbent will utilize education and skills developed during academic study to develop practical experience. Candidate selected will be largely responsible for his/her own success as this position requires a self-starter interested in progressing to the rank of Professional Engineer. Job responsibilities will include product design and development; creation of drawings using CAD; designing testing criteria; understanding the importance and application of Finite Element Analysis (FEA), conducting product analysis, etc.
This position requires a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering and one year experience utilizing CAD software. As previously mentioned, this is an entry level position so qualified incumbents will have already passed the Engineer in Training test OR be candidates to take the test with 6 months of his/her graduation. Candidates will have a basic understanding of mechanical stress calculations; fluid mechanics, and Finite Element Analysis (FEA).
Chosen candidate must be able to work without direct supervision and be proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Word and Excel. Successful candidates for this position will be team players, have excellent communication skills, an aptitude for troubleshooting problems using logic and critical thinking skills and be able to think outside the box. 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.
Equal Opportunity Employer