Location: Clinton, Iowa Salary: competitive
Sector: Midstream Type: contract

Progressive Global Energy are currently recruiting for a Technical Designer to work for one of the world's biggest oil and gas companies based in Clinton, Iowa. If you want to work for an amazing company with very quick progression, apply here. This company is one that is multinational with an annual revenue of $16 billion per annum, they have facilities in over 40 countries worldwide and are one of the frontrunners in their established industry

Work Location:

Clinton Iowa

Pay Rate $30 ph

Shift: Typical work schedule is 4 - 10's with overtime available.

Duration: 6 months

Details of Technical Designer:

Perform routine design assignments, which require knowledge and skill in basic drafting techniques, procedures, and knowledge of certain industry standards under close supervision.

Assignments are designed to further develop the incumbent's job knowledge and abilities.


Develops under close supervision, CADD drawings from design sketches or catalogue information.

Marks up works in progress for others to draft (or CADD).

Prepares simple engineering and constructions drawing from scratch, sketches or verbal instruction, utilizing manual or computer-assisted drafting/design techniques.

Performs related fundamental engineering support tasks such as updating computer lists, filing prints, distributing drawings, making simple calculations, proofreading reports, compiling Bills of Material, etc.

May information from vendor prints, catalogues, technical manuals, etc.

Field notes are neatly arranged, accurate and complete.

Sketches are readable by anyone and include all pertinent dimensions, notes and job number.

All material is signed and dated with job number. Keeps supervisor informed of progress.

Quality assurance for personal work assignments. Supports field assignments as required.


Ability to utilise time management efficiently.

Ability to demonstrate a continuing consciousness of safety in daily activities, and implemented in work designed.

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

Ability to write simple correspondence.

Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organisation.

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Knowledge of algebra and basic trigonometry proficiency in utilizing manual drafting techniques for a variety of non-routine assignments.

Working knowledge in CADD equipment.

Apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral and diagram form.

Deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.


Basic drafting technology from a vo-tech or other applicable program.

Minimum of 5-9 years of technical work experience.

As an alternative, a minimum of an Associate or Bachelor's Degree program for the relevant discipline and relevant experience in that discipline.

Petrochemical, refinery, chemical, or utility experience is desired.

2D CADD ability.

Other assignments will be forthcoming as the candidate becomes able to handle more complex work.

If this is something that you would be interested in or know of anyone that it would interest, simply apply here with your most recent resume or call 713 423 6146

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