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.



Under the direction & Supervision of the R&M Supervisor and assigned Facility Lead, Mentors & Trainers undertake training & gain competency of Drilling Services Level 1 R&M Maintenance Standards within the designated sub Product Group Line/s (PGL/s).

Responsibilities include operation inspection and testing of product and basic assembly and disassembly as dictated in the relevant PGL Level 1 R&M Competency Standard.   It is required to actively engage in the OEPS & QHSE systems and procedures. 


Performs all duties associated with R&M Technician I (as necessary)

Performs full cleaning,  testing and inspection of all MWD and Surface equipment

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

Performs failure analysis and update analysis in the Reliability database.  Performs CR's, NCR's, Work Order Requests, Work Orders, PFTs, TERs, and read and file all tech alerts.

Assists R&M Technicians in their roles when necessary.

Maintains all shop equipment and tools in good working order

Maintains a clean and safe work environment.

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.

Previous experience equivalent to an R&M Technician

High school graduate or GED equivalent


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

Previous experience as a R&M Technician

Degree or previous experience with electronics

Previous knowledge of  Oil and Gas



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.