Company: Weatherford
Skills: Laboratory Ops / Tech
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in over 90 countries and has a network of approximately 1,000 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 29,500 people. For more information, visit and connect with Weatherford on LinkedInTwitterYouTube and Facebook.

Weatherford delivers innovative technologies and services designed to meet the world's current and future energy needs in a safe, ethical, and sustainable manner. Grounded by our core values and inspired by our world-class people, we are committed to being a trusted business partner to those we serve.



This job requires performing laboratory test and analysis that involve geological samples and reservoir fluids as well as other chemicals used in the oil field industry.



Knows and understands Weatherford's Enterprise Excellence Process and the 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, confidentiality practices and company policies of Weatherford

Capable of perform laboratory test/experiments

Accurately follows protocols that could be industry standard or defined by the client

Capable of operating laboratory apparatus, where equipment testing and/or equipment building may be involved

Complies and record data from tests for further analysis according to company standards

Perform daily tasks in a timely manner

Meet all daily and monthly assignments with the highest quality level

Properly communicates produced results to manager and other team members

Perform various other duties, projects and activities as assigned by supervisor or management within the physical constraints of the job

Writes reports



Previous lab experience

Excellent attention to detail, organizational and follow up skills.

Basic knowledge of computer systems, familiar with Microsoft software, Excel, Word, and Power Point

Ability to communicate well both verbally and written in English

Ability to work well individually and within a team environment.

Ability to work well with all levels of employees and management.

Must be able to follow and understand written protocols and instructions.

Ability to operate laboratory and testing equipment.

Ability to work flexible work schedule, including long and/or irregular hours

High School Diploma or GED

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations


BS Degree in Petroleum Engineering, Geology, Engineering or related field sciences

Speak other languages.  Spanish preferred.



Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program, and employee stock purchase program (ESPP) and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor - Priority Referral Requested

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. We may be a large company, but we empower our team to create fresh ideas that challenge convention and break the status quo. Our employees are the key to driving our growth and success. Everywhere we operate, they are inspired to develop new and efficient ways of raising the bar to meet the needs of an evolving industry and solve our clients’ toughest challenges.


At Weatherford, you will work in an exciting, high-energy environment where we are making groundbreaking, award-winning advancements in oilfield technology.  The opportunity to explore your potential is limitless.


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Weatherford is ranked in the Global Top 10 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.