Houston, Texas

Worldwide Oilfield Machine (WOM) is a globally recognized, multinational company that was established in 1980 with its headquarters based in Houston, Texas. With over 2,500 employees, the WOM group of companies is strategically located worldwide with manufacturing facilities, engineering centers, sales offices and assembly/testing workshops in Houston, Texas; Pune, India; Aberdeen, Scotland; Dubai, UAE; Seoul, South Korea; Jakarta, Indonesia; Ashgabat, Turkmenistan; and Singapore.

We are currently looking for a qualified Senior Designer Engineer - Valves for our Canemont facility. Candidates design products in compliance to codes, standards and customer requirements.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Develop and design API 6A / 17D Gate and Check Valves.
  • Create Technical drawing, Prepare Calculations, Revise Existing Products & Provide Installation Support.
  • Oversee design projects performed by Draftsman / Designers.
  • Read and interpret technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports.
  • Confer with engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve product issues, and provide technical information.
  • Assist drafters in developing the design of products, using drafting software.
  • Provide feedback to Engineering Manager on customer problems and needs.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent course work.
  • 5-7 years’ Mechanical Design experience in the oilfield industry required.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in design API 6A / 17D Gate Valves.
  • Experience in designing Gate Valves for Topside, Subsea, and Frac per API 6A and 17D latest edition.
  • 2D/3D CAD software AutoCAD, SolidWorks, and EPDM
  • Knowledge of drilling practices and drilling rigs preferred but not required
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Working knowledge of drafting principles per ANSI Y 14.5
  • Proficient in MS office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

WOM offers long term, stable employment in a comfortable environment. WOM has an excellent compensation and benefits package, including: Company sponsored insurance, a 401(k) plan; paid holidays, and vacation.

Houston, Texas

Worldwide Oilfield Machine is a multinational equipment manufacturer specializing in solutions for drilling, testing, production and intervention operations. Our reliable oilfield products are used throughout the industry, including in high pressure and extreme temperature environments.

WOM started in 1980 with just a handful of employees in Houston, Texas. Today, that number has grown to nearly 3,000 employees in locations spanning across 10 countries… and we’re still growing!


The skills you gained while serving in the U.S. armed forces are just what we’re looking for as WOM continues to expand. Your knack for strategic problem solving, teamwork, delivering results are a great fit for many of our exciting job opportunities.

Our diverse workforce supports manufacturing facilities, engineering centers, assembly/testing locations, and more. WOM also provides services like onsite crews for installation, inspection, and repair. Some service technicians are on-call to ensure our customers get the service they need, when they need it.

Check out our open positions to start building your future with us. We value your unique skillsets and would love to add more veterans to the WOM team.

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