Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: MWD / LWD
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Competitive
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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.


JOB Title: R&M Technician - LWD I

JOB PURPOSE: Perform Level I Repair and Maintenance activities of LWD technologies (repairs and testing of LWD tools)


Performs Level I repairs to LWD downhole tools that include inspection and function testing of all LWD downhole equipment ; drivers, pulsers, batteries, gammas, BAPs, IDS', interconnects, flow diverters, MFRs, NDTs, and collars.

Performs Gamma verifications / calibrations, IDS Check stand roll test, neutron density calibrations, and MFR air hangs

Assembles and disassembles LWD tool strings, and perform tool string programming and function testing.

Performs pulser wet tests, main valve replacements, and tip / orifice replacements

Performs assembly and disassembly of lithium batteries.

Completes and collects required service records and documentation, and stores electronic copies online and hard copies in files.

Performs failure analysis and update analysis in the Reliability database. Performs CR's, NCR's, Work Order Requests, Work Orders, PFTs, TERs, and read and file all tech alerts.

Assists R&M Technicians - LWD I and LWD II in their roles when necessary.

Mentors R&M Technician - LWD Trainees

Maintains all shop equipment and tools in good working order

Maintains a clean and safe work environment.

Performs various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.

Demonstrates a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.
a safe and healthy workplace for all employees; enforcing all safety precautions and practices; promoting safe work practices;

Attending mandatory safety meetings and maintaining Company property and equipment in safe operating conditions at all times.

Knows, understands, and promotes company's Enterprise Excellence Process and the Quality Policy and complies with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.

Understands and complies with all safety rules and company policies.



Mechanically inclined
Self sufficient, ability to work under demanding conditions. Works well with others.

Technical knowledge of Drilling Systems products and Services
Excellent communication, organization, troubleshooting and teamwork skills
A positive attitude and a high degree of self-discipline and motivation.




Previous experience equivalent to a R&M Technician - LWD Trainee
High school graduate or GED equivalent


Previous experience as a R&M Technician - LWD Trainee
Associates or Technical Degree in Engineering Technology or Science

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.