job summary: We have a Full time opportunity for a Mechanical Designer. This position is with a well established Organization & they are looking to grow their team. If you're interested and looking for a new opportunity apply! Requirements: Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Tech.Minimum 4 years experience with design & drafting for industrial machinery. (Experience with winches would be a big plus) location: Houston, Texas job type: Permanent salary: $100,000 - 115,000 per year work hours: 8am to 4pm education: Bachelors responsibilities: Design custom large equipment for marine, energy, and defense sectors, such as hawser winches, oceanographic winches, cable sheaves, IWOC reels, and subsea accumulators, adhering to precise customer specifications.Create detailed design drawings and specifications using SolidWorks, encompassing mechanical equipment and control systems.Design electric, hydraulic, and chain drive systems, including schematic development.Select and verify purchased components like bearings, electric/hydraulic motors, gear reducers, and hydraulic fittings for compliance with performance criteria.Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to address design issues, enhance manufacturability, and optimize assembly processes.Interface with sales teams and customers to clarify requirements and generate blueprints and manuals for equipment installation, operation, and maintenance.Ensure compliance with industry standards like ABS-CDS, DNV OS-E101, API 16D, ASME Section VIII BPVC, while also overseeing structural design and patent applications to safeguard intellectual property. qualifications: Experience level: ExperiencedMinimum 4 years of experienceEducation: Bachelors (required) skills: Solidworks Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.At Randstad, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact HRsupport@randstadusa.com. Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).