Company: Weatherford
Skills: Manufacturing Engineering
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Huntsville, Texas, United States


Weatherford is the leading wellbore and production solutions company. Operating in more than 75 countries, the Company answers the challenges of the energy industry with its global talent network of approximately 17,000 team members and 380 operating locations, which include service, research and development, training, and manufacturing facilities. Visit for more information or connect on LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter , Instagram , or YouTube .

We're looking to the future with a clear vision and a strong mission.

Our goal is to address the headwinds facing the industry, revolutionize the oilfield with digital technology, integrated solutions, and world-class talent.

We accept every challenge for the benefit of our Company, our industry, and the world. Our technology leadership delivers solutions that rise to every occasion, supply the best outcomes in each operation, and give power to all customers.

Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a 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.




  • 8+ years of manufacturing experience and training involving both on-the-job experience and informal training with experienced workers.
  • Successful, multiyear track record as manufacturing engineering manager or equivalent
  • Bachelors' degree (Engineering required)
  • Understanding Manufacturing Cost Accounting Principles
  • Continuous Improvement/Lean Six Sigma Experience required
  • Knowledge of relevant manufacturing processes (i.e., CNC machining, assembly, special testing) as required
  • Knowledge of processes and tools (i.e., lean/continuous improvement, MRP software and logic, financial terms)
  • Strong people leadership and management skills with superior communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Strong organization-building skills to develop linkages with the plant's different functions
  • High energy and enthusiasm to lead
  • Distinctive leadership; willing to make tough/unpopular decisions, but well respected internally
  • Project Management and Presentation skills required
  • Other duties as assigned






  • Master's degree in Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering
  • MS Access experience
  • Showcase experience building queries
  • JDE Experience






  • Know and understand Weatherford's Enterprise Excellence Program and the 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.
  • Must understand and comply with all applicable licensee requirements.
  • Hire, develop, mentor, coach and motivate direct reports and shop floor associates
  • Conduct performance reviews on periodic and ad-hoc basis
  • Work closely with plant leadership team to meet plant targets, improve overall safety, quality, delivery and reduce total cost
  • Understand and monitor key performance indicators
  • Lead improvement programs
  • Waste elimination/lean
  • 5S
  • KPI remediation
  • Make strong shop-floor presence and role model desired behaviors
  • Uphold internal and external policies, regulations, and laws
  • Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.
  • Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by Plant Manager within the physical constraints of the job.