Company: Weatherford
Skills: Electrical Technician
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, 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.


Name of Employer: Weatherford International, LLC

Position Title: Electrical Tech Engineer

Position Location: 16178 West Hardy Rd, Houston, TX 77060

Hours: Mon -Fri, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Summary of Duties:

Oversees the technical integrity of work performed and provides technical guidance/direction on all production functions within the PCB Lab including training technicians, testing, troubleshooting, and fixturing. Provides technical guidance and recommendations to third party Electronic Contract Manufacturers related to designs, components, and requirements. Coordinate efforts associated with planning, procuring, installing and qualifying new PCB manufacturing processes. Performs product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement, and improved efficiency for all PCB related products. Enter, maintain all PCB and electrical component part numbers, BOM's, mfg. routers, and work orders, in JDE software and assist with performing annual cost rolls to support manufacturing production. Addresses all PCB related Non-conformances to include internal process related NCR's and incoming nonconforming product coming from Electronic Contract Manufacturers. Performs standard cost evaluations and adjusts standard costs to capture improvements to the PCB manufacturing processes. Represents Manufacturing on cross-function engineering teams and leads the implementation of any new PCB products being transferred to production from engineering. Implements changes driven by Engineering Change Notices for all PCB related products and processes. Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford. Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level. Perform various other duties assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.


Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related field of study and 5 years of experience in the job offered or related occupation. In addition, the applicant must have demonstrative experience with:

  • Workshop tools utilized by facility - LabVIEW, Oscilloscope, Multimeter, power supply units, soldering equipment, ESD workstations, conformal coating stations, and test ovens.
  • Basic principles of electricity - Troubleshoot Printed Circuit Board assemblies to determine failed components.
  • IPC J-STD-001 Standard Soldering requirements.
  • Reading/modifying PCB test programs written in LabVIEW.
  • WFT designs, components, and requirements.
  • Planning, procuring, installing and qualifying new PCB manufacturing processes.
  • Product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement, and improved efficiency for PCB related products.
  • PCB and electrical component part numbers.
  • BOM's, mfg. routers, and JDE software.
  • Data Analysis to determine yield rates for both PCB vendor quality/workmanship and for testing of printed circuit boards.