Company: Weatherford
Skills: Production Technologist
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Katy, 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.




Independently perform analysis of observed production behavior of surface and subsurface assets to improve economic recovery in wells.

Collaborate and perform technical tasks as assigned making routine technical decisions within set guidelines, using clearly defined procedures to achieve production targets. 

Collaborate with field operations, remediation, facilities, maintenance and subsurface teams to optimize performance. 

Review and analyze daily production reports, completion and workover reports, sub-surface equipment tallies for regulatory requirements. 

Review well failure and prepare remediation procedures for workover applying business to prepare data for failure analysis, mean time between failure (MTBF) analysis.

Review and validate advanced failure analytics model predictions.  Design, monitor and troubleshoot sucker rod pump system (SRPS).

Formulate and apply mathematical modelling and other optimization methods to develop and interpret information that assists management with decision making, well operations and production policy formulation.

Independently perform nodal analysis, evaluating well lift performance and designing lift solutions for optimal performance. 

Optimize production operations including estimating formation deliverability, well operating points and surface network operations. 

Forecast future performance based on past history using engineering and business constraints. 

Identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions as well as identifying strengths and weakness of alternative solutions, conclusions or potential approach to solve production issues. 

Perform routine QA/QC on all static and dynamic data, production and completion data.




Bachelor's degree in engineering or science field with five years of experience in well production optimization including three years (within 5) in the field evaluating artificial lift design and performance optimization for optimal performance.



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.