Company: Weatherford
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Katy, Texas, 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.
     




ORGANIZATION SUMMARY

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  www.weatherford.com  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.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Design, develop, test, or supervise the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components, or systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use.  Technical liaison with engineering, manufacturing, quality, and supply chain (internal and external). Develop and facilitate the introduction of new cost-effective processes, equipment and methods.  Coordinate the orderly transition and installation of new processes and/or methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, standards and specifications.

Evaluate cost reductions, improvements and value analysis for engineering and manufacturing applications.

Design, implement, maintain, and improve electrical instruments, equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.

Operate Computer-Assisted Engineering and design software and equipment to perform Engineering tasks.

Improve manufacturing processes and methods for cost-reduction, quality improvement and efficiency. Implement lean processes to improve production throughput.

Plan and implement research methodology and procedures to apply principles of electrical theory to manufacturing processes and Engineering projects.

Coordinate manufacturing launch for new or revised products.

Prepare specifications for purchase of materials and equipment.

Work with outside suppliers to resolve problems with material and/or equipment.

Investigate NCR's and ECN's.  Write procedures and reports.

Support maintenance in equipment improvements and repairs.

Directly responsible for employee safety and adhering WFT safe practices procedures

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.

Excellent team leadership skills, be a self-starter, innovative and able to work with little or no supervision

PC skills including CAD software, Microsoft office suite, database and MRP software (JDE experience preferred).

Ability to implement SPC

Engineering degree

3 - 5 years' experience in a manufacturing environment

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations

Preferred:

Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.

Manufacturing Engineering experience

Familiar with downhole instruments

Knowledge of pulsed neutron measurements

 

 

POSITION SPECIFIC DETAILS

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.

               

                Visit www.weatherford.com/careers to learn more. 

 

 

Weatherford is ranked in the Global Top 10 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.