Driver II (Crane Operator) (22311) Odessa, Texas

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.
Under general supervision, operate traveling or stationary crane to lift, move and position loads.


  •     Maintain all crane equipment.
  •     Follow all safety procedures during all crane operations.
  •     Manipulate or depress cane controls to regulate speed and direction of crane and hoist movement according to written, verbal, or signal instructions.
  •     Inspect all cranes annually for defective parts and/or malfunctions.
  •     Perform safety inspection of crane daily prior to use.
  •     May troubleshoot and repair the crane with assistance from the mechanic or EWS technician.
  •     Complete job tickets, service quality summaries, and all other necessary paperwork neatly and accurately.
  •     Available on 24 Hour call to respond to customer needs.
  •     Make sure truck is loaded properly.
  •     Check weight of shipment before leaving.
  •     Bind load properly
  •     Maintain vehicle at all times.
  •     Ensure truck has proper and current inspections.
  •     Comply with all D.O.T. laws at all times.
  •     Perform occasional Hot-Shot runs or local pick-up and delivery.
  •     Maintain driver qualification records and driving records.
  •     Assist shop technicians when not driving.


  •     0-1 year experience driving trucks
  •     Must have general knowledge of rules and regulations governing truck drivers
  •     Maintain a CDL Class B (Class A preferred) drivers license.


  •     Written and verbal communications skills
  •     Must be a certified crane inspector
  •     Knowledge and experience level to perform all Rigger III job duties
  •     Basic knowledge of mechanics and electronics
  •     Multi-tasking skills to accomplish various duties
  •     Maintains crane operator certification (Large and Small Crane)
  •     Maintains crane inspector certification

    The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.