Company: Weatherford
Skills: Planner / Scheduler
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Huntsville, 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.



Coordinate daily production activities on the shop floor and with outside processing suppliers.  Work with planning, inventory, quality, and manufacturing supervision to ensure orders are printed, issued, and continue to flow through the production process (including working with quality and engineering to disposition non-conforming product). Ensure the machine operators have the materials and supplies that they need, when they need them.


Coordinate material movement through the shop

Manage component shortages for production build and communicate status to management.

Confer and coordinate with Purchasing on the status of parts being procured for production orders to ensure timely release and completion of production orders.

Attend Production Meetings to provide detailed updates on the plan and manage promise dates.

Conduct daily consumable counts and purchase non-stock items

Stock consumables locations

Conduct daily tooling assessments and procure replacements as needed

Source outside suppliers ( Machine Shops)

Work with and develop current outside suppliers


Strong organization and time-management skills.

Ability to work as part of cross-functional teams.

Good understanding of Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)

Good communication skills (oral and written). Ability to effectively interface and collaborate with all departments and outside suppliers to ensure positive results.

Good knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Ability to work in a fast paced environment

2-5 years scheduling experience in an MRP-driven manufacturing environment.

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Good problem solving skills


Good knowledge of product line and customer expectations.

Have worked in the Oil & Gas industry

College degree in business or technical discipline

Working knowledge of JDE (JD Edwards)



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 to learn more. 



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