Crew Chief



Ref: SP965-1151

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

• To provide installation, repairs and routine servicing of TRS and other rental equipment in the shop and in the field.
• Help generate business to increase revenues through sales of Weatherford products and services.
• This is the senior level job for Field Specialist, who have a demanding, hands-on job that makes use of the latest technologies to deliver solutions for our clients.
• Acts to manage field crews whenever necessary (similar to engineers) but also with a great deal of autonomy and responsibility.
• They are trained and certified to maintain and run Special Services operations, among others.
• Independently applies extensive and diversified knowledge of principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields.
• Uses advanced techniques in the modification or extension of theories and practices to complete assignments.
• Works on a major project or several projects of moderate scope with complex features.
• Reviews project documents for conformity and quality assurance.
• Develops new techniques and or improved processes or materials, or products.
• Acts as technical specialist or advisor to management and staff.
• Oversees junior level specialists in completion of their assignments.
• Receives supervision and guidance relating to overall objectives and critical issues, new concepts and policy matters.

Responsibilities and duties:

• Operate and maintain TRS equipment both in the shop and in the field
• Provide onsite services when needed
• Perform maintenance and repairs on company owned and rental equipment in the field
• Assist in testing, tuning, and adjusting equipment to obtain optimum operating performance
• Monitor and report drilling and work-over rig activity regarding TRS operations
• Recommend measures to improve methods, performance, and quality to increase efficiency
• Accurate and thorough completion of job reports in a timely basis
• Assist in the shop and make deliveries when available
• Required to work on 24 hour call status
• Participate in all JHA, Tailgate & safety meetings related to current operations
• Must have the ability to grasp and adapt to changing work environment and conditions
• Must be able to perform basic problem solving and troubleshooting when needed
• Continue training to expand knowledge and experience of ALS operations and services
• Know and understand Weatherford Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual,
• Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.
• Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.
• Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.
• Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.


• 3-4 years related field experience
• High School diploma (or Secondary School Diploma or equivalent) as minimum.
• Preferred 2 years College degree
• General product knowledge
• Mechanical ability necessary to perform repairs
• Valid Driver license
• Basic Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel computer skills
• Self-motivator, self-starter
• Good oral and written communication skills
• Must be able to follow instructions
• Able to work closely with fellow employees

About the Company

Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in over 80 countries and has a network of approximately 700 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities.

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