Company: Weatherford
Skills: Mechanical Technician
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom


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.


Weatherford have an exciting opportunity for an Electro-Mechanical Technician to join the team in Aberdeen. The Electro-Mechanical Technician will have a responsibility to perform qualification testing, assembly, factory acceptance testing and service redress of Weatherford products.

Responsibilities and duties:
  • Assembles and completes Factory Acceptance Testing of WCT products as per technical documentation, drawing specification, process, QC and QA.
  • In collaboration with engineering, assembles first article products and develops assembly and factory acceptance test technical documentation.
  • In collaboration with engineering executes product qualification test programs and test reporting.
  • Ensures Factory Acceptance Testing of WCT products as per engineering technical documentation, drawing specification, process, QC and QA.
  • Ensures Service Redress of WCT products as per engineering technical documentation, drawing specification, process, QC and QA.
  • Supports effective assembly planning and kitting operations with respect to production schedules.
  • Performs house-keeping duties as required with working in a production assembly workshop.
  • Compiles and completes necessary assembly and testing documentation to verify conformance, providing full traceability of all activity associated with the assembly and factory acceptance testing of WCT products.
  • Represents Weatherford via collaboration with third party inspectors as necessary to ensure customer quality control plan witness requirements are adhered to.
  • Supports design for assembly via attendance and contribution to product design reviews and production line assembly design reviews.
  • Provides continual improvement feedback to line management and engineering as necessary to ensure assembly and factory acceptance test operations are adequately resourced.
  • Collaborates with inspection and engineering as necessary to troubleshoot and fault find non-conforming components, sub-assemblies and/or products.
  • Supports technology transfer, know how, training and competency development of strategic manufacturing hub workshop technicians.


  • 3 Years of experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in the assembly and test of Completion products.
  • Experience in the assembly of electro, hydro, mechanical systems.
  • Experience in fitting and safety protocols associated with high pressure and high temperature assembly and test operations.
  • Experience in lithium battery handling, control, and safety procedures.
  • Working knowledge of ISO 9001 and API Quality Management Systems.
  • Understanding of associated customer quality expectations and the cost of product quality irregularity.
  • Proven fault-finding skills.
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Office.

  • Experience of surface mount technology and through hole PCB's.
  • Experience of analogue, digital and mixed signal circuit testing.
  • Experience of wiring loom assembly and repair.
  • Experience in high temperature soldering techniques.
  • Experience of antistatic operations and control procedures.
  • Experience of micro-controllers and/or a high-level programming language.
  • Experience of working to NAS 6 cleanliness standards.
  • Working knowledge of electronics, electrical and mechanical engineering practices, standard's and specifications.
  • A Relevant College Education Diploma/Certificate.