Company: Weatherford
Skills: Maintenance Technician, Wireline
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
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

Weatherford is hiring for a Wireline Repair & Maintenance Technician III for our Spencer Road, Houston Texas facility. This is a hands on, rewarding role where you will be performing w ireline repair & maintenance in the oil and gas industry. The Wireline Repair & Maintenance Technician III will be working within a supportive, inclusive team in a fast-paced, progressive environment. Weatherford provides training, excellent benefits and fantastic career progression.

Job Scope: In a workshop environment, this individual has responsibility for providing "hands-on" technical support to the production and repair of equipment and/or tools. Receives field tools, disassembles them, and repairs and refurbishes the tool to go back to the field using blueprints, manuals, and following protocols. Should be able to diagnose problems with tools/equipment. Primarily troubleshooting, repairing, refurbishing, implementing mandatory modifications and executing and/or planning preventive and corrective maintenance of field equipment and tools, helping to mitigate assets related non-productive time and improve overall service delivery performance. Applies standard techniques, procedures, and criteria to perform tasks strictly in accordance with Weatherford OEPS standards. Receives supervision and thorough review of all work performed from the Production Supervisor.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Operate crane and/or forklift to load and unload jobs.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and refurbish equipment as required by supervisor.
  • Assembly and disassembly of rental equipment.
  • Assembly of liner systems as per work instructions.
  • Implement mandatory modifications and execute and/or plan preventive and corrective maintenance of field equipment and tools.
  • Sort and place materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins as required.
  • Prepare equipment for shipment and accept incoming shipments as supervised.
  • Convey materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated area by hand, forklift, or other means as required.
  • Open crates, and other containers, using hand tools as required.
  • Verify quantities and count independently as required.
  • Required to be available for any approved overtime outside of normal work schedule
  • Required to be available on call for any urgent needs.
  • Follow maintenance and process procedures for applicable products and equipment and complete all relevant documentation.
  • Successfully complete training plan and competency standards as set out in the position within company guidelines.
  • Know and understand Weatherford 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.
  • Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level and within time constraints as required.
  • Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.
  • Understand and use all relevant maintenance inspections and repair documentation and procedures for shop personnel.
  • Lead basic troubleshooting of equipment.
  • Assist with preparation and testing thru-tubing equipment.
  • Assist in initiating, updating, and closing out work orders during maintenance of the equipment and assets.
  • Provide mentorship to Repair and Maintenance Technicians I and II's as required.
  • Assist with complex workshop procedures such as FAT's (Factory Acceptance Tests) as required.
  • Performing Competency Assessments under supervision.


Qualifications

EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION

Required:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 3+ years related experience in repair & maintenance
  • Neutron radiation experience
  • Soldering Experience


Preferred:
  • Basic computer skills
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in manufacturing relevant to product line


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITY

Required:
  • Possess electro-mechanical aptitude and basic understanding of pressure safety
  • Basic operational knowledge of crane, forklift and materials handling equipment
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Individual must be able to follow instructions
  • Should be able to work closely with fellow employees as well as individually
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Must be able to lift 25-50 pounds


Preferred:
  • Possess knowledge of workshop tools utilized by facility
  • IPC certification
  • Wireline experience