Company: Weatherford
Skills: Maintenance Technician
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in over 90 countries and has a network of approximately 1,000 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 29,500 people. For more information, visit  and connect with Weatherford on  LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube  and  Facebook .

Weatherford delivers innovative technologies and services designed to meet the world's current and future energy needs in a safe, ethical, and sustainable manner. Grounded by our core values and inspired by our world-class people, we are committed to being a trusted business partner to those we serve.



Perform Technician Level I Repair and Maintenance activities of Directional Drilling Tools


Performs proper motor paint procedures and the appropriate paperwork, according to the instructions laid out in the DD R&M Manual

Properly cleans disassembled parts as per procedures in preparation for visual and third party inspection.

Performs proper disassembly of Adjustable Assemblies, Drive Assemblies and Dump sub assemblies according to the instructions laid out in the DD R&M Manual. This process includes recording conditions on the appropriate paperwork.

Completes and collects required service records and documentation, and store electronic copies online and hard copies in files.

Assists R&M Technicians DD I, DD II & DD III in their roles when necessary.

Mentors R&M Technician - DD Trainees

Maintains a clean and safe work environment.

Maintains shop equipment and tools in good working condition.

Performs various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.

Demonstrates a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.

a safe and healthy workplace for all employees;

enforcing all safety precautions and practices;

promoting safe work practices; Attending mandatory safety meetings and maintaining Company property and equipment in safe operating conditions at all times.

Knows, understands, and promotes Weatherford's Enterprise Excellence Process and the Quality Policy and complies with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.

Understands and complies with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford



Mechanically inclined 

Self sufficient, ability to work under demanding conditions. Works well with others.

Minimum 3 months previous experience as a Weatherford R&M Technician - Trainee or previous experience equivalent to a R&M Technician - DD I

Completed training for a Weatherford R&M Technician - DD I position


Technical knowledge of Drilling Systems products and Services

Excellent communication, organization, troubleshooting and teamwork skills

A positive attitude and a high degree of self-discipline and motivation.

Minimum High School education or equivalent



Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program, and employee stock purchase program (ESPP) and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor - Priority Referral Requested

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. We may be a large company, but we empower our team to create fresh ideas that challenge convention and break the status quo. Our employees are the key to driving our growth and success. Everywhere we operate, they are inspired to develop new and efficient ways of raising the bar to meet the needs of an evolving industry and solve our clients’ toughest challenges.


At Weatherford, you will work in an exciting, high-energy environment where we are making groundbreaking, award-winning advancements in oilfield technology.  The opportunity to explore your potential is limitless.


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Weatherford is ranked in the Global Top 10 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.