Company: Weatherford
Skills: Laboratory Ops / Tech
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Shenandoah, 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.
     




ORGANIZATION SUMMARY

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.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Follow task specific Standard Operating Procedures to setup and run tests in order to perform laboratory required tests under the direction of the Lab Manager. Must be flexible to work in other areas of the lab when needed.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Set up, run tests in order to perform laboratory required tests

Run computer programs to collect data from equipment.

Maintain and calibrate equipment as needed.

Operate testing equipment as indicated by test specific SOP.

Ensure sample integrity by preventing cross contamination.

Read and understand specific test SOPs and protocols.

Familiarize yourself with MSDS for Laboratory.

Ensure that sufficient supplies are on hand to complete testing without delays. Place orders as needed.

Maintain the appearance of work area and ensure equipment is clean.

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

Comply with Weatherford Training requirements via Employee Connect.

Know and understand Weatherford's Enterprise Excellence Program and the Quality Policy. 

Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.

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

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge of testing equipment used and tests to be performed.

Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.

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

Ability to follow oral instructions.

Computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

Ability to work closely with fellow employees.

Goal Oriented, takes initiative

Computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook

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

Ability to follow oral and written instructions

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Preferred:

Ability to multi-task

Lab experience

Some college

Previous lab experience

 

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.