Company: Weatherford
Skills: Laboratory Ops / Tech, Wireline, Workshop
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Ankara, Turkey


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.

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.


We're looking for a new Electronic Lab Technician to grow our team in Ankara, Turkey. The primary activity in this role is at workshop, troubleshooting, repairing, refurbishing, implementing mandatory modifications and executing and/or planning preventive and corrective maintenance of field equipment and tools. You will work together with Repair and Maintenance Technicians to schedule workload. You might be required to attend a client location to perform duties whenever an R&M task is deemed necessary to carry over a field operation.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Serve as mentor to junior workshop personnel.
  • Assist in creating and maintaining accurate working instructions for all thru tubing products.
  • Check equipment in when it comes in from the field, noting serial/asset numbers, unloading equipment from shipping basket/container.
  • Ensure 3rd party rental equipment is identified and promptly returned.
  • Co-ordinating through internal and 3rd party thread inspection services in accordance with requirements.
  • Assembling and testing of thru tubing downhole equipment.
  • Preparing equipment loadouts, kitting out shipping baskets and workshop containers with equipment for field operations.
  • Ensuring all equipment is loaded and secured safely.
  • Perform full strip down, visual inspection, assembly, and testing of thru tubing downhole motors in accordance with Weatherford Working Instructions.
  • Maintaining, preparing, and testing thru tubing mechanical packers and inflatable plugs/packers, in accordance Weatherford technical manuals and Weatherford working instructions.
  • Moving of equipment and parts around the workshop facility by means of a forklift truck or overhead crane and transporting equipment via a company vehicle.
  • Supervisory duties and responsibilities for delegation and training of thru tubing workshop technician(s).


  • Previous experience in a similar workshop position, preferable wireline experience, downhole logging tools.
  • Engineering Degree in Electronics, Electrical, Mechanical, or technical college degree.
  • Strong technical/electrical skills.
  • Turkish and English language skills.
  • Able to work independently, with minimum or no supervision.
  • Confident decision maker.
  • Time management skills.