Company: Weatherford
Skills: Manufacturing Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Huntsville, 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.



Develops and implements optional, cost effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards.


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.

Must be able to make recommendations and improve manufacturing processes and methods for cost-reduction, quality improvement, safety awareness, and efficiency.

Must prepare and present plans for the above and coordinate deployment including training of team members.

Must be able to assist manager with improving manufacturing processes and procedures, safety environment, quality control, warehouse operations, and training

Prepares and maintains detailed layouts of buildings and equipment.

Coordinates the manufacturing review of products including facilitating cross-functional teams, documenting minutes & action items, and effectively communicating with engineering for assuring effective reviews are executed.

Designs, develops and test and/or sources and cost justifies various tools, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods.

Compiles and analyzes data and information of cost reduction, quality improvement, safety enhancement, and efficiency improvement projects.

Must be able to actively participate and represent manufacturing on cross-functional teams.

Establish and maintain standard routings.

Establish standard costs for products.

Provide all necessary support documentation for the Machine Shop.

Establish and maintain procedures for current and future computer systems.

Distribute information and documentation to the manufacturing shops in a manner that will ensure maximum utilization of resources is achieved.

Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.

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



Interpersonal skills to give guidance, direction and assistance to others

Must be familiar with MRP/ERP systems

Must be proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint)

Ability to read and interpret complex blueprints and specifications

Ability to read, write and speak the English language

4 year degree in Industrial, Mechanical, or related engineering

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Must wear required PPE at all times where mandatory.


Experience with Lean: 5S, Waste Reduction, Visual Work Place, VSM, etc

CAD Experience



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.