Company: Weatherford
Skills: Manufacturing Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

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.


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  LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube  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.



Drive assigned products through the manufacturing assembly and testing process to meet customer delivery expectations maintaining the highest level of quality. and in conformance with our ISO and other certification standards. Provide product throughput prioritization for assigned products within a Product Family(s); Provide leadership, direct supervision and training/mentoring of manufacturing personnel.


Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.

Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.

Provide product throughput prioritization for assigned product(s) within Product Family(s)

Exhibit leadership, direct supervision and training of manufacturing personnel.

Insure applicable products are built in conformance with ISO and any and all other certifications that effect the deliverables of the assigned products.

Responsible for insuring fabricated and assembled equipment is produced in line with released engineering documentation, the WFT Enterprise Excellence policy, in a cost efficient manner and on time

Develop and maintain assembly work flows and provide proper product assembly direction for all assigned products.

Work with Sustaining Engineering to develop, implement and maintain proper test protocols on applicable products and processes.

Mentor subordinates to fully understand the company expectations and deliverables encouraging success through team effort.

Perform required supervisory employee relation matters for area of responsibility to include, but not limited to, hiring, training, performance reviews and terminations.

Responsible for ensuring proper tools are available to subordinates as required to perform their functions and the tools are safeguarded against loss and unsafe usage. Maintain proper inspection of tools to guard against unsafe operation and replacement and/or additional tools required to manager as directed.

Working with the Quality Assurance group, insure applicable tools and equipment are properly and timely calibrated.

Prepare and maintain applicable reports as assigned by manager or required to manage assigned personnel at optimum efficiency levels knowing what projects are on the floor at any one time, expected deliverables and forecasted throughput for one month out; insure proper ERP transactions occur as required to move product through the manufacturing process in the area of responsibility.

Participate in weekly production update meeting as required for assigned product line(s); follow through with any issues requiring timely attention or escalation.

Insure that documented processes and procedures are in place for the assigned product lines.

Working with other Manufacturing Specialists, insure that proper supervision is provided the manufacturing personnel during all working hours to include, but not limited to, extended weekday hours, weekends, supervisor absences.




Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

Excellent interpersonal skills and empowerment management style

Ability to meet established deadlines and adapt to a continual change in dynamics of customer requirements.

Ability to effectively communicate, delegate, empower and strengthen subordinates in all aspects of their duties to achieve the required outcomes.

Working knowledge of a fully integrated manufacturing ERP software.

Full understanding of mainframe and PC systems including Microsoft Office products.

Bachelor's degree in engineering, manufacturing, materials management, or equivalent experience.

5-10 years experience

Working knowledge and experience in areas of produce line responsibility.

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Availability to address any urgent issues as may occur on short notice.



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.