Mechanic I (29377) Kilgore, Texas

One of the largest oilfield services companies, Weatherford operates in more than 100 countries and employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. With a product and service portfolio that spans the life cycle of a well— well construction, formation evaluation, completion and production— and a robust research and development effort, we are well positioned to meet the ever-evolving needs of the oil and gas industry.

JOB SCOPE
Repair, install, adjust, or maintain industrial machinery systems in both the field and in the shop.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  •     Observe, test, and evaluate operation of machinery and equipment to diagnose cause of malfunction.
  •     Disassemble equipment to remove parts and make repairs.
  •     Examine parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear.
  •     Repair, replace, adjust, and align components of equipment.
  •     Clean and lubricate parts and equipment.
  •     Test-run repaired equipment to verify adequacy of repairs.
  •     Fabricate replacement parts.


SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
Essential

  •     5 years experience in mechanics or related field
  •     Good communication skills
  •     Ability to follow repair manuals


Preferred
    General knowledge of equipment diagnosis and repair
    Mechanical aptitude

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
Essential
    The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.