Skills: Floorhand / Roughneck, Coil Tubing
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Odessa, Texas, 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 more than 80 countries and has a network of approximately 700 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 26,500 people.
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.
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.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
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 to one year working in the oilfield.
Tubing rig experience would be an asset.
Flexibility with regard to working hours
The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.
Class A or B CDL
Reside within a 50 mile radius of Odessa/Midland area
Ability to lift and carry 50lbs
Physically able to stand and walk for long periods of time
High School diploma or GED
Coil tubing experience
POSITION SPECIFIC DETAILS
Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program 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.
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