Company: Weatherford
Skills: Field Service Tech
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Villavicencio, Colombia


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 is looking for driven and determined individuals to join our NextGen graduate program. NextGen is a global leadership development program that is designed to accelerate development of defined competencies and skill sets to prepare you for future leadership positions.

After an opportunity to engage with our leadership and hiring team we will offer selected graduates an opportunity to join as full-time employees within our product lines that have job openings. If you are selected as part of the team, you will be mentored and trained on the job and through classroom training opportunities getting your career off to a fast start. As a member of the NextGen program, you will be building expertise and managerial skills and you will collaborate with cross-functional teams, while making a real impact on the job.

The position of Field Engineer is physically and mentally challenging and is a very rewarding and respected job in the oil and gas industry. This is the entry level job for Field Engineer and your responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to the following:
  • 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.
  • Provide onsite Engineering support for the client, Technical Specialists and Well Site Supervisors on location throughout all phases of the job.
  • Primary technical support for product line systems and its components.
  • Interact with the rig crew and advise driller or company man of events or problem identified during operations.
  • Perform daily preventative maintenance and troubleshoot equipment as required.
  • Assist in time, cost, and labour estimates for completion of job assignments.
  • Recommend measures to improve methods, performance, and quality to increase efficiency.
  • Responsible for daily report, records of events and proper database management of all well data.
  • Attend morning meetings and conference calls as necessary.
  • Writing daily and end of well reports.
  • Assist in the rig up and rig down of equipment.
  • The operation and management of a mobile field unit and crew.
  • Provide reliable, prompt, and courteous service to Weatherford's customers on a 24-hour basis.
  • Isolate and solve complex problems on the job site with the assistance of our technical support groups.
  • 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.
  • Personal career development through external and internal technical and non-technical training.
  • You will be required to work in a field and an outdoor setting for extended hours ; at times, extreme climates.
  • Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.

Weatherford esta buscando personas motivadas y decididas para unirse a nuestro programa de posgrado NextGen. NextGen es un programa global de desarrollo de liderazgo que esta disenado para acelerar el desarrollo de competencias definidas y conjuntos de habilidades para prepararlo para futuros puestos de liderazgo.

Despues de la oportunidad de interactuar con nuestro equipo de liderazgo y contratacion, ofreceremos a los graduados seleccionados la oportunidad de unirse como empleados de tiempo completo dentro de nuestras lineas de productos que tienen ofertas de trabajo. Si eres seleccionado como parte del equipo, seras asesorado y capacitado en el trabajo y a traves de oportunidades de capacitacion en el aula para que tu carrera comience rapidamente. Como miembro del programa NextGen, desarrollaras experiencia y habilidades gerenciales y colaboraras con equipos multifuncionales, mientras tienes un impacto real en el trabajo.

El puesto de ingeniero de campo es fisica y mentalmente desafiante y es un trabajo muy gratificante y respetado en la industria del petroleo y el gas. Este es el trabajo de nivel de entrada para el ingeniero de campo y sus responsabilidades y deberes incluyen, entre otros, los siguientes:
  • Proporcionar pruebas, reparaciones y servicio de rutina en el equipo en el taller y en el campo. Ademas, ayudar a generar negocios para aumentar los ingresos a traves de las ventas de productos y servicios de Weatherford.
  • Proporcionar soporte de ingenieria en el sitio para el cliente, especialistas tecnicos y supervisores de sitio de pozos en el lugar durante todas las fases del trabajo.
  • Dar soporte tecnico primario para sistemas de linea de productos y sus componentes.
  • Interactuar con la tripulacion de la plataforma y asesorar al perforador o al hombre de la compania sobre los eventos o problemas identificados durante las operaciones.
  • Realizar el mantenimiento preventivo diario y solucione los problemas del equipo segun sea necesario.
  • Ayudar en las estimaciones de tiempo, costo y mano de obra para completar las asignaciones de trabajo.
  • Recomendar medidas para mejorar los metodos, el rendimiento y la calidad para aumentar la eficiencia.
  • Responsable del reporte diario, registros de eventos y manejo adecuado de la base de datos de todos los datos del pozo.
  • Asistir a las reuniones matutinas y a las llamadas de conferencia segun sea necesario.
  • Redaccion diaria y final de informes de pozo.
  • Ayudar en el montaje hacia arriba y hacia abajo del equipo.
  • La operacion y gestion de una unidad movil de campo y tripulacion.
  • Proporcionar un servicio confiable, rapido y cortes a los clientes de Weatherford las 24 horas.
  • Aislar y resolver problemas complejos en el lugar de trabajo con la ayuda de nuestros grupos de soporte tecnico.
  • Conocer y comprender la Politica de Calidad de Weatherford y cumplir con todos los requisitos del Manual de Sistemas de Calidad, los Procedimientos Operativos y Tecnicos y las Instrucciones del Lugar de Trabajo.
  • Comprender y cumplir con todas las reglas de seguridad y las politicas de la compania de Weatherford.
  • Desarrollo de carrera personal a traves de formacion tecnica y no tecnica externa e interna.
  • Se le pedira que trabaje en un campo y en un entorno al aire libre durante horas extendidas ; a veces, climas extremos.
  • Realizar varias otras tareas y actividades asignadas por el supervisor dentro de las limitaciones fisicas del trabajo.


If you are highly driven, enjoy extensive travel, comfortable taking initiative, and can work in extreme outdoor environments and balance multiple priorities, you could go far on the Weatherford team. An undergraduate degree acquired within the last year from an Engineering program is essential. Effective English written and oral communication skills are a must, as are basic computer and problem-solving skills. If you are prepared to succeed as part of a strong team tackling varied and complex problems, we would love to hear from you.

    • Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical or Petroleum Engineering is preferred.
    • Graduation Year: 2022-2023.
    • Excellent communication skills (both oral and written) in English
    • Strong problem solving, critical thinking, judgment and decision-making skills.
    • A strong work ethic and leadership potential.
    • Proven ability to work in a team environment.
    • Requires extensive travel both domestically and internationally and extended stays away from home.
    • Willingness to relocate and work in remote locations over several years.
    • Ideal candidates have worked in field-based roles before or during their studies.

Si estas muy motivado, disfrutas de viajes extensos, te sientes comodo tomando la iniciativa y puedes trabajar en entornos extremos al aire libre y equilibrar multiples prioridades, podrias llegar lejos en el equipo de Weatherford. Un titulo universitario adquirido en el ultimo ano de un programa de Ingenieria es esencial. Las habilidades efectivas de comunicacion escrita y oral en ingles son imprescindibles, al igual que las habilidades basicas de computacion y resolucion de problemas. Si estas preparado para tener exito como parte de un equipo fuerte que aborda problemas variados y complejos, nos encantaria saber de ti.

  • Ingenieria Electrica, Ingenieria Mecanica, Ingenieria Quimica o Petrolera.
  • Ano de graduacion: 2022-2023.
  • Excelentes habilidades de comunicacion (tanto orales como escritas); En Ingles
  • Fuerte resolucion de problemas, pensamiento critico, juicio y habilidades de toma de decisiones.
  • Fuerte etica de trabajo y potencial de liderazgo.
  • Capacidad demostrada para trabajar en equipo.
  • Requiere viajes extensos tanto a nivel nacional como internacional y estadias prolongadas fuera de casa.
  • Disposicion para reubicarse y trabajar en lugares remotos durante varios anos.