Electrical Designer (Iron Derrickman) (Calgary) (10422) Calgary Region, 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
The successful candidate for the position of Electrical Designer will be a part of the Electrical Design Team, involved in Technical Projects and Technical Support activities for Iron Derrickman® pipe handling systems, located in SE Calgary.

  •     Select electrical/electronic components for system integration
  •     Develop and maintain schematics, panel layouts, BOMS and technical specifications
  •     Write test plans to validate designs


  •     Completion of Robotics, Automation or Electrical Technology diploma program from an accredited institution
  •     Certified Engineering Technologist. (C.E.T) is preferred
  •     5+ years experience in a professional design environment
  •     Experience with mobile electro/hydraulic equipment and are working for or have worked for an OEM (original equipment manufacturer) such as:
  •     Troubleshooting and technical support experience to assist service support if equipment
  •     Knowledge of Canadian Electrical Code and other regulatory codes
  •     Experience with Word, Excel, AutoCAD and Adobe Acrobat

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