Company: Weatherford
Skills: Engineering Technician
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


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.


Works directly for or with one or several Flow Measurement product/project engineers or managers building and/or testing electronic components, sub-assemblies and products, and developing assembly processes which lead to the final product. Works with new and existing products to help improve manufacturability, quality and performance, resulting in the highest performance, lowest cost reliable product.

Maintains test equipment and facilities in good working order. Ensures test operations are performed safely and equipment is calibrated and in safe working condition. Able to perform other duties, projects or assignments within the physical constraints of the job.

  • The technician assists the engineering & manufacturing teams to design and fabricate the means of testing and assembling Flow Measurement components / products.
  • The technician reflects his efforts, thoughts, and test results via reports to engineering and is expected to be proactive in providing feedback on potential design improvements and process optimization.
  • The technician develops, improves, and documents a means of assembly for manufacturing, including, where applicable, development of new tooling/fixtures for the product.
  • Performs pre-certification testing using prescribed tools and methods.
  • Maintains testing equipment in good working order, including: calibrations, repairs and/or scheduled maintenance of the testing equipment used within the test facility.
  • Reads and understands test procedures, standards and protocols.
  • Gathers test parts and equipment to set up tests per given specifications.
  • Ensures that sufficient supplies are on hand to complete test programs.
  • Operates all test equipment, collecting test data as needed for product validation/verification documentation.
  • Designs new and modifies existing test fixtures as needed to conduct product or component testing under the guidance of the responsible engineer.
  • Complies with company safety and quality policies.


  • Familiar with handling and assembly of electrical/electronic and computer-based products and industrial processes for fabrication.
  • Expertise in the assembly of complex and delicate electronic assemblies.
  • Experience with prototype fabrication, assembly, testing and reporting.
  • Able to use common electronics bench equipment and soldering techniques to assemble and test electronic sub-assemblies and/or test equipment.
  • Working knowledge of basic inspection equipment and able to inspect electronic components and assemblies.
  • Computer literate with experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Able to read, review, and create good quality written reports in English, including digital photographs, illustrations, spreadsheets, and recorded/charted data from tests performed.
  • Understands how to work safely within a variety of potentially dangerous areas.
  • Ability to communicate and work well with others in a multi-disciplined environment.

  • High school diploma.
  • Three years of working experience in a technical environment.