Company: Weatherford
Skills: HR - General, HR - Recruitment
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
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  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.



The Global Talent Acquisition Manager is responsible for all recruiting activities in the Western Hemisphere, ensuring the highest level of staffing services. This position consults with hiring managers and human resource managers to anticipate both short and long term staffing needs, providing short and long-term recruitment strategies, and ensuring a direct and consistent flow of qualified applicants is available to meet the ongoing talent needs in the region (including university relations).  This position will have oversight of global 3rd party vendors (eg. Applicant tracking system, sourcing channels etc) and partners with IT and the HRMS Manager to ensure a stable and continuously improving applicant tracking and hiring system.


Leading People;

Manages (direct and/or functional) and provides leadership to Talent Acquisition resources in the Corporate office and Geozones

Vision and Strategy;

Acts as a member of the Global Talent Acquisition leadership team and provide input with the development of standard global procedures related to Talent Acquisition practices

Establishes and maintains the University Relations program to ensure future talent pipeline

Partner with internal Corporate Communications and any necessary 3rd party vendors to establish and maintain an effective and engaging Employer Branding experience

Safety and Compliance;

Designs and continuously improves an efficient and compliant hiring process

Financial Performance;

Provide input to annual budget and track towards that budget

Manage, track and define annual targets for Recruitment spend (i.e. job boards, advertisements, outside agencies)

Operational Capability;

Develop and utilize staffing plans and sourcing strategies to proactively identify future recruitment needs

Coordinate and attend recruitment events including job fairs, conferences, meetings, etc...; represent and effectively provide information about our organization to interested attendees

Assess the community demographics and create a candidate pipeline that meets diversity hiring initiatives

Monitor and maintain integrity of requisitions on Applicant Tracking System to ensure the recruitment activity is accurately reported, and use these reports to identify issues and develop solutions

Client and Communication;

Establish and maintain successful relationships with recruiting partners, universities, community partners, search firms, temporary staffing agencies, professional associations, and other organizations that provide recruitment value

Build and maintain strong working relationships with Human Resources managers to evaluate and implement recruitment plans



Strong organizational skills and high degree of attention to detail and follow through.

Ability to work independently, efficiently and effectively, while maintaining attention to detail.

Comfortable working with teams in different office locations, and promoting teamwork.

Confident with the ability to effectively and quickly adapt to an ever-changing work environment and priorities.

Strong problem-solving mindset, with the ability to seek creative solutions to problems as they arise.

Familiar with information/applicant tracking or recruiting databases/systems.

Knowledge of labor markets, employment law, and compensation analysis.

Knowledge of Talent Acquisition reporting, data analysis, and understanding of Talent Acquisition metrics.


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.