Graphic Designer II (26076) Houston, 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.

Develops graphics, animations and lay out of training and internal communications materials (delivered electronically and/or in classroom settings). Designs and maintains the Capital Efficiency SharePoint site.


  •     Develops and prepares communication and instructional materials to support the work of Weatherford’s Capital Efficiency Program.
  •     Supports Instructional Design Team with image preparation, motion graphics, and animations.
  •     Prepares layouts, drawings and other graphic products using established Weatherford templates and design standards using computer graphics and page layout software, graphic elements and photography.
  •     Designs and helps maintain the Capital Efficiency SharePoint site.
  •     Adheres to all corporate identity guidelines when preparing graphic materials.
  •     Sees material through final production.
  •     Recommend techniques, methods and media best suited to produce desired visual effects and successfully communicate Capital Efficiency message.
  •     Understands and complies with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.
  •     Carries out work assignments to the highest quality level.
  •     Performs various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.


  •     Applied knowledge of graphic design principles.
  •     General computer knowledge and ability to use programs such as Outlook and Lync for internal and external business communications.
  •     Proficiency in the development of training documents using MS PowerPoint and MS Word.
  •     Proficient in graphics software including Flash, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
  •     Excellent written, oral, and visual media communication skills.
  •     Good interpersonal skills. Able to work well with others in a team setting.
  •     Good organizational skills. Able to multi-task and work on several projects running simultaneously.
  •     Ability to work within certain limitations such as defined design templates, graphic styles and color palettes.
  •     Ability to work within deadlines and handle edits quickly in an environment where collateral creation projects receive many edits and often needs a quick turn-around.
  •     Basic understanding of an Oilfield Service company.

    Proficient in eLearning authoring software, Articulate and Captivate.
    Skilled in the design of SharePoint sites.

    Associate level education in graphic arts and/or illustration.
    At least 3 years of relevant professional experience.

    5 years of relevant professional experience