Company: Weatherford
Skills: QA / QC / Inspection
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, 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.


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.



Inspect materials, manufactured products and services for compliance with drawings and specifications under the guidelines of the Weatherford Drilling Services Quality and/or customer requirements and specifications.  Maintain quality records per the Weatherford Drilling Services criteria.


Perform incoming / in-process / final Quality Control Inspection through visual, functional and/or dimensional inspections according to Weatherford Drilling Services and/or Customer requirements, API-Q1 and ISO-9001 standards.

Ability to perform First Article Inspection of mechanical and complex machined components and assemblies. 

Have robust understanding and application of Mechanical Engineering Processes, Standard Drawing Conventions, Interpreting Drawing Specifications and GD&T.

Hands-on experience on utilization of measuring equipment and metrology gauges including but not limited to; micrometer (ID/OD), thread gauges, dial indicators, vernier callipers, height gauges, internal and external thread gauges, bore gauges, optical comparator and etc.

Inspection via CMM and/or FaroArm (or similar) is plus.

Responsible to review for compliance and disposition Material Test Report / Documentation, First Article / Inspection Data, Traceability and verify count. Process, scan and maintain records and documentation in Weatherford database.

Prepare Forms, generate and maintain reports and spreadsheets related to Non-Conforming Material / Services, Inspections, Scrap log, conduct ERP system and process transactions related to Quality functions and retain a comprehensive track of data and product. 

Insure that Instruments, Gauges, Testing Measuring & Monitoring Equipment being used are in good condition and in calibration. Generate and maintain Calibration log.

Know and understand Weatherford Quality Policy and Objectives and ensure that it is implemented and complied with all requirements of the ISO 9001, applicable Industry Standards, Weatherford Quality System Manual, Weatherford Operating Procedures and Work Instructions.

Understand and comply with all safety requirements, environmental requirements and Weatherford HSE policies and practices.

Communicates effectively amongst a cross-functional team of Supply Chain, Engineering, and Manufacturing. Interface directly with suppliers and customers.

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




The ability to calculate figures and convert fractions to decimals and vice-versa.

Good math skills.

Ability to read and interpret basic and advanced blueprints and charts.

Ability to use Inspection and measuring equipment micrometers, callipers and dial indicators.

Ability to effectively work with employees, supervisors, vendors and customers.

Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.

Computer skills for Quality documentation and inspection information.

Strong record-keeping, organizational skills and attention to detail a must.

Quality Inspection experience in machine shop environment

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

2-5 years' experience in Manufacting

Root Cause Analysis - Corrective Action experience

Supplier Score Card - SSC

MS Office - MS Excel and other Data Entry tools

Preventative Action

Data Analysis experience  



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.