Company: Weatherford
Skills: Rig Mover, Coil Tubing
Other Skills: Class A or B CDL
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Odessa, 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.

Authorized to work in: US

The Rig Assistant works with the Rig Operator in the installation and service of continuous sucker rod, pumps, drive units and other well site equipment. While adhering to all operational and safety procedures and guidelines.

The Rig Assistant will need to drive Weatherford equipment and adhere to all Weatherford policies and standards set for operating a Weatherford Vehicle..


Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.

Assists in the installation and servicing of well site equipment, including continuous sucker rod, down hole pump and surface wellhead equipment.

Ensures tight connections on Corod, subsurface equipment, polish rod, BOP and wellhead surface equipment.

Ensures proper handling, use and maintenance of equipment and tools on the rig.

Drives crew vehicle in a safe manner.

Participates in daily/monthly safety meetings.

Immediately communicates all safety, operational and environmental concerns to the rig operator or supervisor.

Maintains a clean working area: customer lease, rig, truck and shop yard.

Observes job procedures and identifies problems, provides suggestions for controlling or eliminating problems, actively participates in continuous process improvement.

Participates in HOW 5 reporting.

Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.

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



Six months pulling unit experience

Flexibility with regard to working hours

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Class A or B CDL

Ability to lift and carry 50lbs

Physically able to stand and walk for long periods of time


Coil tubing experience

Rig experience

High School diploma or GED

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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