R&D Mechanical Engineer - Industrial Ventilation/Cooling Engineer (Senior - Advisor)

Date:  Sep 9, 2023

Duncan, OK, US, 73533

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R&D Mechanical Engineer – Surface Equipment


Component Technology – Industrial Ventilation/Cooling Engineer

Halliburton’s component technology team is focused on researching and developing technology to improve efficiencies, performance and reduce the overall Total Cost of Ownership on specialized well servicing equipment. Industrial ventilation engineers are responsible for understanding and applying general engineering principles to ensure critical components maintain a proper operating temperature and air quality. Ventilation engineers work closely with design engineering teams and vendors to conceptualize, analyze, design, and test ventilation and cooling systems for well servicing surface equipment.


  • Strong communication skills to interact with project team and work with appropriate trailer manufacturers and vendors to create the necessary product specifications.
  • Processes data, writes engineering reports, and diagnoses routine hardware malfunctions.
  • Applies functional specifications and uses engineering tools to design hardware for product changes and new development.
  • Contributes to reliability analysis such as risk assessments, FMEA, etc.by gathering and examining data.
  • Coordinates with project leads to deliver on project scope, schedule, and services by assessing input requirements and applying functional specifications.
  • Identifies the testing requirement at a component and system level. Applies test protocol and procedures by following best practices and complying with internal and / or industry test standards.
  • Skills acquired through the completion of a degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline. Minimum educational requirement of a doctoral degree and zero years’ experience or a master’s degree and two or more years’ related experience or a bachelor’s degree and four or more years’ related experience.


Desired Experience/Qualifications include:

  • Ability to calculate airflow and cooling requirements to maintain ideal operating conditions for industrial and high voltage electrical equipment including transformers and switchgear
  • Proficient in heat transfer principles and calculations
  • Ability to create and review schematics or technical documentation to fabricate and install industrial ventilation equipment
  • Expertise in Industrial Ventilation principles and equipment including fans, ducting, air cleaning devices, filters, and air inlet hoods
  • Knowledge of radiator and heat exchanger design and system integration
  • Preferred: Proficient in CFD and 3D Thermal Analysis software
  • Preferred: Familiarity with well servicing, heavy equipment, or off highway equipment design preferred


Candidates having qualification that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher-level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available from Senior Mechanical Engineer, Principal Mechanical Engineer up to the Advisor Mechanical Engineer

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



2600 South 2nd StDuncanOklahoma73533, United States 


Job Details

Requisition Number: 174011 
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Global R&D 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: 

Nearest Major Market: Lawton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

Job Segment: Testing, HVAC, Industrial, Technology, Operations, Manufacturing