Pro E CAD Application Specialist (30801) Nisku, Canada

One of the largest oilfield services companies, Weatherford operates in more than 100 countries and employs more than 50,000 people worldwide. With a product and service portfolio that spans the life cycle of a well— drilling, evaluation, completion, production and intervention— and a robust research and development effort, we are well positioned to meet the ever-evolving needs of the oil and gas industry. Turn to Weatherford for attentive service and Tactical Technology™ designed to maximize the value of your oil and gas assets. The change will do you goodSM

Team member role in the on-going support of CAD including Pro Engineer and Autodesk products, and CAD data management using Windchill (PDMLink). The role includes training and support of end users in Weatherford’s multi-company, multi-national environment.

Duties & Responsibilities

  •     Support end users via HelpDesk incidents in performing business activity in Windchill PDM software and CAD systems.
  •     Assist with testing and deployment of new functionality in the software.
  •     Participate in the error correction and upgrade of the applications as needed.
  •     Conduct training for users of the software.
  •     Periodic, project-oriented out-of-town and/or overseas travel may be required for requirements definition and implementation purposes.
  •     Potentially significant overtime hours may be required depending on project deadlines and overall business requirements.
  •     Any other duties and responsibilities as may be required within the physical constraints of this position.
  •     Know and understand Weatherford 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 and company policies of Weatherford.
  •     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.


  •     Pro E CAD software experience as a user or in a support role.
  •     Solid experience with Microsoft Office software products such as Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  •     Self starter with solid interpersonal skills, projecting a very positive customer service oriented attitude.
  •     Team player with strong verbal and written communication skills- both from a functional and technical perspective.
  •     Individual must be adaptive to change and respond to direction.
  •     High school diploma
  •     College or technical school in engineering, drafting or related fields


  •     Autodesk CAD (Inventor or AutoCAD) experience as a user or in a support role.
  •     Windchill (PDMLink) experience as a user or in a support role.
  •     Engineering background in mechanical, electrical or other fields
  •     Experience working with HelpDesk software packages
  •     Oil field experience in manufacturing, procurement, inventory management or other area
  •     The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Weatherford offers  competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including 3 weeks vacation to start, RRSP matching, a health spending account and opportunities for on-going training and career development.