Senior Well Testing Supervisor (14509) Weyburn, Canada

One of the largest oilfield services companies, Weatherford operates in more than 100countries and employs more than 50,000people 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
Weatherford Canada presently has openings for enthusiastic individuals to fill the position of Senior Well Testing Supervisor. The Supervisor operates and maintains equipment in a safe manner to ensure job specifications are met. This position supervises field personnel and assists Senior Supervisors as required including the training of new Operators.
Primary Responsibilities
· Select appropriate equipment, organize crews and arrange accommodations (if required) with the Operations Manager
· Supervise the loading out of the job package
· Ensure that all required crew members are available and properly equipped with all required personal protective equipment (PPE) and clothing.
· Ensure that the job package is equipped with all required tools and spare parts
· Participate and or conduct the pre-rig in safety meeting
· Assign/oversee all rig-in responsibilities
· Assist with installation and perform function test of all critical safety equipment
· Supervise the pressure test of all critical valves and systems as per required regulations and policies
· Perform a shift change safety meeting, hand over and walk around with the cross shift

· Maintain knowledge and working practice of all Weatherford policies and procedures
· Available on 24 hour call, and prepared for work when on call
· Responsible for good housekeeping and cleanliness on location and in the shop
· Actively participate in on the job training
· Demonstrate teamwork
· Demonstrate leadership
· Capable of running a day or night shift on critical wells (H2S, high pressure, high volume) with no assistance


  •     High School Graduate
  •     Familiarity with the oil and gas industry and all related production and or well testing equipment & operations
  •     Familiarity with drilling rigs and or production platforms / land based production gathering stations
  •     Ability to communicate with people at all levels
  •     Maintain good Written and Spoken English Skills
  •     Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
  •     Ability to work unsupervised
  •     Flexible and adaptable to a changing environment
  •     Prepared to travel and work on overseas assignments
  •     Minimum 2 years experience working in a well testing and or production operations environment would be a definate asset. Class 5 driver's license and a Driver's Abstract
  •     Valid H2S Ticket and First Aid certification
  •     Willing to be "ON-CALL"

Weatherford offers a 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