Company: Weatherford
Skills: Machinist
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.


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.



Operate a machine that removes burrs, chips and mill varnish from drilled pipe.


Know and understand Weatherford Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and work place Instructions.

Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.

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

Comply with Well Screen and where appropriate Client Company's Health, Safety & Environmental Policy.

Operate machine that removes burrs and chips from the O.D. and I.D. of drilled pipe used in the construction of well screens.

Visual Inspection of threads.

Drift I.D. of pipe with mandrel to remove any broken drill bits.

Record all required Quality Control documentation.

Clean and perform routine preventative maintenance to equipment

Maintain a clean and orderly work environment




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

Ability to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

Ability to deal with problems involving a few variables in standardized situations.

Must be able to read and interpret work order and engineered drawing requirements.

Must be able to make machine setups

Good working knowledge in the use of callipers and micrometers.

Must be able to safely operate material handling equipment including forklifts and overhead cranes.

Ability to maintain a clean, organized and safe work environment

High School Education or equivalent

2 years' experience as a Machine Operator I

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Must be able to work flexible hours.




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.