Company: Schlumberger
Skills: Mechanical Technician
Education: High School/Secondary
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.

The Maintenance Technician ensures on-time delivery of equipment as per operational demands. He/She improves the equipment reliability, efficiency, and asset utilization within his/her location. The Maintenance Technician reports to the Maintenance Manager.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Responsible to improve asset availability by reducing the asset turnaround time through reduction of asset waiting for maintenance, Down for Parts/RAN, Down for Failure, and Work-in-Process.
  • Perform activities as assigned by the Technology Lifecycle Management (TLM) Maintenance Manager, Maintenance Supervisor, or Technician.
  • Ensure that assigned equipment is maintained according to the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) for the Product Line and the relevant maintenance programs.
  • Responsible to support Continuous Improvement culture and initiatives. Communicate, report, and document suggestions, ideas, lessons-learned, and best practices for continuous improvement.
  • Responsible to implement Reliability Improvement practices.
  • Ensure technicians utilize maintenance business systems to reach full cost, time and equipment traceability for maintenance performance (movements, work orders, parts used, and time to maintain).
  • Coach junior technicians.

Previous Experience and Competencies:
  • Minimum 3 year oilfield maintenance experience
  • Specific experience working on centrifuges, shakers, VFD panels, pumps, and chokes preferred but not required
  • Valid state motor vehicle operator's license
  • Initiative and ability to work effectively with little direction and/or few guidelines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Willingness to travel within the US
  • Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US, without sponsorship.

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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