Company: Weatherford
Skills: Maintenance Engineer, Wireline
Other Skills: Wireline services.
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Roma, Queensland, Maranoa

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: Australia


Weatherford is one of the largest diversified upstream oilfield service companies in the world. Our global network includes approximately 30,000 people, 1000 service bases, 87 manufacturing facilities, and 16 technology and training centers in more than 100 countries. Our products and services span the lifecycle of a well, including drilling, evaluation, completion, production and intervention.



Weatherford Roma, QLD, Australia is currently seeking for General Field Engineer to Provide testing, repairs, and routine servicing on equipment in the shop and the field. In addition, help generate business to increase revenues through sales of Weatherford products and services.



  • Responsible for operating equipment and or machinery
  • Involved in some technical elements (calculations of fluid volumes, pipe capacity) but primarily focused on running equipment/machinery/systems
  • Hands-on and directly manipulates the equipment machinery or system; requiring precise instrumentation/operation
  • Test and maintain equipment in the shop and in the field
  • Provide onsite labour, when needed
  • Perform maintenance and repairs on company owned and rental equipment in the field
  • Assist in time, cost, and labour estimates for completion of job assignments
  • Recommend measures to improve methods, performance, and quality to increase efficiency
  • Accurate and thorough completion of job reports in a timely basis
  • Assist in the shop and make deliveries as needed
  • Works on a major project or several projects of moderate scope with complex features
  • Reviews project documents for conformity and quality assurance
  • Develops new techniques and or improve processes or materials, or products
  • Acts as technical specialist or advisor to management and staff
  • Oversees and mentors junior level service reps in completion of their assignments
  • Performs supervision and guidance relating to overall objectives and critical issues, new concepts and policy matters
  • Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research
  • Recommends alterations to development and design to improve quality of products and/or procedures



  • Minimum 4 years experience as Engineer in Wireline
  • Engineering degree or higher level for at least two years with another Wireline Service Company. Preferred degree within Petroleum-, Mechanical-, Chemical- or Industrial Engineering.
  • Meets established job criteria, including completion of Breakout Exam/Progression Checklist.
  • Meet all established criteria for Senior Engineer in two of three types of Wireline services.
  • Radiation, explosives, and pressure certification, as required. Skills and knowledge:
  • Ability to train personnel in all service operations.
  • Operates all service tools in an assigned service area.
  • Must be able to perform all logging operations in geographic area.



  • Based in Roma, QLD
  • 3 weeks on, 2 weeks of roster
  • Must have permanent work rights in Australia