Company: Weatherford
Skills: Field Service Tech
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Broussard, Louisiana, 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.


The Plug & Abandonment Technician will be working offshore on a 3 weeks on/3 weeks off schedule. The P&A Technician has responsibility for operating equipment and/or machinery. Duties may involve some technical elements but primarily focused on running equipment/machinery /systems. Role is hands-on and directly manipulates the equipment, machinery or system; requiring precise instrumentation/operation. Acts at field operations as an effective member of a field crew, supporting the delivery under minimal supervision of a Field Engineer or Field Specialist.

Responsibilities and duties:
  • Continue training to expand knowledge and experience of well abandonment and intervention operations
  • Operate and maintain Well Abandonment & Intervention equipment on job site, both onshore & offshore
  • Participate in all JHA, Tailgate & safety meetings related to current rig operations
  • Must have the ability to grasp and adapt to changing work environment and conditions
  • Must assist with problem solving and troubleshooting when needed
  • Required to attend Weatherford and customer required specialized training courses pertaining to Well Abandonment & Intervention Services
  • Understand and adhere to all safety regulations and applicable Weatherford Policies.
  • Perform duties according to the documented Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Standard Operating Procedures and Workplace Instructions.
  • Communicate details and directions in a clear and coherent manner.
  • The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations
  • Ability to obtain Transportation Worker Identification Credential (or TWIC Card)


  • Minimum 1-2+ years related offshore experience
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Mechanical Aptitude is required
  • Work flexible schedule, including long and/or irregular hours- current schedule is 3 weeks on/3 weeks off, working 12 hour shifts
  • General knowledge of Well Abandonment & Intervention equipment and services
  • Must be able to work independently and perform tasks with no supervision
  • Must be able to work well with and around others & in close quarters
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Well Control Certification preferred
  • Current Transportation Worker Identification Credential (or TWIC Card) preferred