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Josh Benoit

Josh Benoit

Senior Mechanical Engineer, P.E.

Joshua Benoit is a mechanical design engineer at WMD Squared.  He began his career in the oil and gas industry in mid-2005 as a roughneck on a drilling rig.  During that same time, he attended the University of Louisiana at Lafayette pursuing a career in mechanical engineering.  This invaluable hands-on experience aided him in relating engineering principles to real-world problems.  In the beginning of 2009, he began his career as a mechanical engineer in training at a local engineering firm in Lafayette, LA.  Here, he worked on projects ranging from lifted equipment skids for offshore oil platforms to tool design.  Joshua was a part of over 400 separate engineering projects for offshore and inland oilfield operations. When he is not working, he spends his time with family, three amazing children and wife who help him stay grounded.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering 
  • Professional Mechanical Engineer registered with the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board  #41234