Company: Weatherford
Skills: Directional Driller
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Charleroi, Pennsylvania, 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.



Responsible for Directional Drilling downhole services to customer according to well plans.


Leads and provides supervision for the directional drilling operation at the wellsite that ensures the desired directional path and drilling targets are achieved in a safe and economic manner.

Responsible for BHA being assembled as per well / engineering plan.

Responsible for the operation, inspection and maintenance of motors and downhole tools at rig site. 

Responsible for the generation and content of daily and Final Well reports on services performed.

Responsible for maintaining well profile plots and providing customer with directional survey data.

Responsible for RSS operations at the wellsite.

Responsible for supervising, mentoring and training Trainee (DD I), Junior (DD II) and Lead (DD III) Directional Drillers.

Collaborates with the MWD team to ensure BHA specification and engineering optimization parameters are realized.  Assist in the marketing, sales, and promotion of company products.

Maintains equipment records of equipment at wellsite.

Responsible for all communication from wellsite with internal personnel and customer representatives on location.

Take rotations in office to Coordinate (Coordinator OJT).

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

Demonstrate 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.

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.



Experience and ability to solve problems and perform with minimal supervision.

24+ months as DD III

Excellent communication, organization, troubleshooting and teamwork skills. 

Positive attitude and a high degree of self-discipline and motivation


Able to relate to rig-site personnel at all levels.

Experiences with Rotary Steerable tools

36+ months as DD III

Met all DD III training and competency requirements

Thorough knowledge of Drilling Systems products and services 



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.