Company: Weatherford
Skills: Machinist
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Scott, Louisiana, 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.



An experienced CNC Machinist that consistently produces high volume parts in a cost-efficient manger and performs all CNC / Lathe Mills operations including setup of programs, tooling, training of junior machinists and assist in production planning.  Works under general supervision.


Operate CNC Machinery when required to achieve productivity targets

Review shop order packet for procedural instructions.

Read and interpret complex blueprints and sectional views

Check dimensions of parts and holds tolerance of plus or minus .001.

Proper Usage of all types of inspection gages

Perform own setups with no supervision including assisting junior machinists in set up.

Program across multiple controls and machine groups (mills, lathes, etc).

Ability to do programming for CNC and Mills, including modifying existing programs at machine or remotely via laptop.

Set up 100% of CNCs (Doosan, Fortunes with G50 and G54 lathes) and Mills, Hass, etc.

Assists in training and instruction of junior machinists.

Assists in making evaluations and recommendations including assistance in production planning.

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.

Understand and comply with all safety and environmental requirements and company policies of Weatherford.

Know and understand Weatherford Quality Policy and company with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.



Working knowledge of math and application (trigonometry of angles)

Familiar with outer and inner diameter tooling on CNC lathes and know their functions

Knowledgeable in set up CNC Fanuc control with G codes

Knowledge and experience with manual lathes

Master Cam for mill and lathe work

Create slot and radius programs, circle interpolation, angles using A, Y, X axis

Basic English comprehension reading, writing and speaking skills

Minimum 7 years of relevant machining experience and or a combination of work / education experience.

Vocational / Technical certification

Minimum 2 years in Lead / SME role

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Provide basic hand tools as required


High school diploma or GED preferred.

Valid driver's license.



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.