Company: Wood
Skills: Mechanic
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Kenedy, Texas, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

We are seeking a highly skilled and dedicated Oilfield Maintenance Technician to join our team. As an Oilfield Maintenance Technician, you will play a vital role in ensuring the efficient operation and maintenance of equipment and infrastructure in oilfield facilities. Your responsibilities will include performing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairing various mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems. You will collaborate with a team of professionals to ensure optimal productivity, safety, and compliance within the oilfield environment.

Location: Kenedy, Texas

Full Time Schedule: Mon-Friday, no rotation; No Man-Camp or Per Diem provided at this time. Local Candidates within 60 miles of Jasper are preferred. Unless you are able to relocate with no assistance or indicate you have a travel trailer.

Other: Company Truck + Gas Card; Full Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K+ Company Match, PTO/Vacation and more. ; All offers of employment subject to passing of drug & alcohol screening

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required
  • Perform routine and preventive maintenance tasks on oilfield equipment, including pumps, compressors, generators, engines, valves, and pipelines.
  • Conduct inspections and assessments to identify potential issues, malfunctions, or safety hazards in oilfield infrastructure.
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic problems using appropriate tools, equipment, and technical knowledge.
  • Repair and replace faulty components, parts, or systems in a timely manner to minimize downtime and optimize equipment performance.
  • Ensure compliance with company and industry safety regulations, environmental standards, and quality control procedures.
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, including work performed, parts used, and equipment condition.
  • Assist in the installation, commissioning, and decommissioning of oilfield equipment and systems as required.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineers, operators, and supervisors, to coordinate maintenance schedules, prioritize tasks, and address operational challenges.
  • Keep abreast of technological advancements, industry best practices, and regulatory changes related to oilfield maintenance.
  • Foster a culture of safety awareness and promote safe work practices among team members.

Note: This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the position and is not exhaustive. Other responsibilities and duties may be assigned as needed.

Skills / Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent; vocational training or certification in a relevant technical field is highly desirable.
  • Proven experience as an Oilfield Maintenance Technician or similar role within the oil and gas industry.
  • Solid knowledge of oilfield equipment, machinery, systems, and components, including pumps, engines, compressors, valves, and pipelines.
  • Proficient in troubleshooting and repairing mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
  • Familiarity with safety regulations, environmental standards, and quality control practices in the oil and gas industry.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to identify and resolve maintenance issues effectively.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical manuals, diagrams, blueprints, and specifications.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills to collaborate with colleagues and stakeholders effectively.
  • Physical stamina and agility to perform maintenance tasks in challenging and sometimes adverse conditions.
  • Valid driver's license and a clean driving record.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.