Oceaneering Manufacturing (Process) Engineer in United States

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, and aerospace industries. Oceaneering’s business offerings include remotely operated vehicles, built-to-order specialty subsea hardware, deepwater intervention and manned diving services, non-destructive testing and inspection, and engineering and project management.

Position Summary

The primary responsibility of this position is to perform manufacturing engineering functions associated with component manufacture including machined, fabricated and assembled components. Duties to include implementing process improvements and best practices.

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Create standards, routers, work intructions and work orders for Machine Shop, Fabrication Shop, and Hydraulics/Assembly and Test Shop and Coating Shop.

  • Support definition of item master attributes within ERP system.

  • Perform time and motion studies including labor run rates, set up times and router development.

  • Actively participate in NCR dispositions, including but not limited to MRB support.

  • Initiate design changes as required.

  • Review and approve ECO/ ECR’s within PLM system.

  • Assist in definition of MBOM within PLM system and improve accuracy within ERP system.

  • Actively participate in the sourcing of machined and fabricated components to internal and external resources.

  • Perform process analysis, process improvements, process design and control including metrics, goals, targets and standardization.

  • Direct equipment modifications and improvements.

  • Aid in the implementation of manufacturing best practice improvement including 5S, lean manufacturing and other advanced manufacturing practices/concepts.

  • Participate in product design reviews and new material evaluation.

  • Advanced AutoCAD skills

  • Ability ro read and interprete prints and designs

  • Ability to read and interprete welding simbology and processes

  • Ability to read and interprete machining/fabrication tolerances and processes

  • Understand operation and capabilities of fabrication machinery

  • Understand coatings process


  • Support manufacturing cost estimating and provide support for bids and proposals.
  • Demonstrate leadership in safety initiatives.
  • Assists in equipment problem resolution.
  • In conjunction with design engineering, assists with tooling, jig and fixture design.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • BS Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum five (5) year manufacturing experience with machine, fabrication and assembly shop operations
  • Knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Access and MS Project
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Ability to work independently with strong leadership skills.


  • Manufacturing discipline
  • BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Enovia, PeopleSoft, Solid Work skills

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

Ability to encourage and facilitate cooperation, teamwork and pride.

Working Conditions

This position is considered OFFICE WORK which is characterized as follows.

  • Almost exclusively indoors during the day and occasionally at night.
  • Occasional exposure to airborne dust in the work place.
  • Work surface is stable (flat).

Physical Activity/Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position is considered LIGHT work.




  • Lift up to 20 pounds
  • Climbing, stooping, kneeling, squatting, and reaching

  • Lift up to 10 pounds

  • Standing

  • Repetitive movements of arms and hands

  • Sit with back supported

Job Title: Manufacturing (Process) Engineer

Location: Angola

Job ID: 11969

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time