Company: Weatherford
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Overview

Weatherford is a leading global energy services company. Our world-class experts partner with customers to optimize their resources and realize the full potential of their assets. Across our operating locations, including manufacturing, research and development, service, and training facilities, operators choose us for strategic solutions that add efficiency, flexibility, and responsibility to any energy operation.

We are focused on technology development, digital solutions, and defining our footprint in the new energy space. Our ability to provide integrated solutions across our segments will be critical to growth in our core operations and the energy transition.

Energy producers face unique challenges every day, so it is our job to create solutions that enhance safety, streamline operations, and sustain uptime to meet or exceed their targets. We operate across the global energy landscape employing some of the best diverse talent in the industry. At Weatherford, we understand the value each individual brings to the table. We celebrate diversity in all its forms and are immensely proud of our workforce. We invite you to join our passionate, talented, word-class team.

When you join Weatherford, you instantly feel connected to something bigger - a community that is grounded by our core values and driven to create innovative solutions for our customers. We celebrate each other's successes, grow together, and learn from each other constantly. Individually, we are impressive. Together, we are unstoppable. We are One Weatherford.

Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program and provides you a challenging and enriching career path, with a healthy balance of structure and flexibility to chart your own course. We are focused on providing a challenging and enriching career path with a healthy balance of structure and flexibility to chart your own course. We are an innovative, global company with wide-ranging opportunities that include career-enhancing talent rotations. Our structured career paths will ensure that you know what it takes to build your ideal career at Weatherford when you join our Company. We also offer a comprehensive benefits program, including health insurance coverage, income protection plans, a 401(k) savings plan, Company paid holidays, and paid time off for vacation.

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Responsibilities

Sustain existing Intervention Services/Thru Tubing products which includes Downhole Packers, Fishing, Milling, Well Control, Flow Control, and Completions products.

The Sustaining Engineer will be responsible for improving and maintaining existing products through the entire lifecycle from detail drawings, calculations, fabrication and machining processes, quality control, assembly, testing, user documentation, operation, and incident investigations.

Design and Product Database Management
  • Modify, create, and check detail drawings.
  • Analyze and design product changes.
  • Issue change notices and revise product documentation in the database manager.
  • Calculate operational limits, failure points, and update technical information.
  • Complete validation testing on product changes or to confirm performance characteristics.
  • Organize and document all duties

Manufacturing Support
  • Work with machining, and fabrication vendors to ensure parts meet Weatherford's quality and product requirements.
  • Analyze, investigate and apply engineering calculations and knowledge to disposition non-conforming parts and equipment.
  • Determine acceptable deviations from material, design, or specified processes.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and implement corrective action to ensure a consistent, quality product.
  • Analyze part manufacture for cost reduction.
  • Assist and support the inspection and assembly departments.

Operational Support
  • Modify existing equipment to meet customer requirements.
  • Select materials and processes to achieve cost and performance objectives.
  • Provide technical assistance to operations personnel.
  • Investigate customer concerns and incidents for root cause.
  • Recommend or implement corrective actions.

Project Schedule
  • Plan work schedule
  • Keep all interested parties informed of progress
  • Maintain schedules and task updates
  • Manage workload efficiently to keep assignments progressing and on schedule

Some travel, both locally and abroad is required. Hands-on work is required assembling and testing equipment in shop, manufacturing, warehouse, and field environments.

The applicant should be self-motivation, able to multi-task, detail oriented, and proficient in math and engineering principles.

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

Qualifications

Experience:
  • 0-2 years of related experience.
  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Proficient using 3D cad modeling software, - CREO/ProE preferred.
  • Mechanical aptitude and comfortable using hand tools in a shop environment.
  • Ability to organize and document.
  • Work well in a team