Company: Weatherford
Skills: Welding
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Liberal, Kansas, 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.




To perform various welding processes in Weatherford products.  Under direct supervision, has responsibility for joining piping and other metal components, makes metal parts used in construction and manufacturing plants, and weld parts, tools, machines and equipment.  Read blueprints, layouts and work orders.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:  (not listed in any particular order)

Ability to work safe and follow instructions. 

Need to be able to dress Tungsten Carbide on MIlls and Shoes, including inserts. 

Must be able to operate welder, torch and plasma cutter proficiently

Must be able to weld to specific tolerances (1/8 inch).

Must maintain welding equipment e.g. tips, wires etc.

Must be able to produce required quantities of products of varying sixes and complexity.

Must be able to fabricate products.

Must be able to apply carbide for downhole remediation tools.

Pull call as needed.

Maintain clean and safe environment.

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

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

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.



Skills & Knowledge:

  • Manual dexterity.

  • Use of hand tools, jigs and fixtures.

  • Use of variety of welding machines.

  • Use of variety of welding rods, gases and processes.

  • Use of cutting torch or torch equipment.


  • Requires 3-5 years welding experience

  • HIgh School Diploma or GED

  • Knowing various temperatures for special materials and welding to engineering specifications.

  • The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.


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.


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