Skills: MWD / LWD
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
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 www.weatherford.com 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.
Execute LWD field services role in the drilling and logging of offshore and onshore wells.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for the operation of the LWD field surface software
Responsible for the rig up and rig down of equipment.
Responsible for operation and configuration of downhole LWD tools.
Responsible for ensuring that operational specifications (limits) of the downhole LWD tools are not exceeded.
Responsible for quality of field reports.
Responsible for the data quality provided to customer.
Participate in field incident root cause analysis.
Responsible for supervising, mentoring and training Trainee (LWD I) and Junior (LWD II) field engineers.
Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.
Demonstrate 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.
Know and understand Weatherford's Enterprise Excellence Process and the Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.
Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.
Competent with Microsoft Office
Excellent communication, organization, troubleshooting and teamwork skills. Positive attitude and a high degree of self-discipline and motivation
Relevant industry experience. Requires competency assessment upon hire to evaluate level of knowledge.
Bachelor's degree or
Experience in relevant service line within Weatherford
Must be available to travel extensively domestically and internationally.
Work on and offshore.
Has demonstrated extensive troubleshooting skills in field environment
Completed the qualifications of Weatherford - Level 3 - Drilling Services - LWD as per the Drilling Services competency program.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Earth Sciences
Basic knowledge of Drilling systems, products and services
POSITION SPECIFIC DETAILS
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.
Visit www.weatherford.com/careers to learn more.
Weatherford is ranked in the Global Top 10 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.