Weatherford MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN in AL KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia

JOB DESCRIPTION

Position Overview:

  • This position has workshop responsibilities but potentially may include field operations also depending on company requirements with such field operations requiring working for prolonged periods away from home that may include overseas.

  • The TRS Maintenance Technician repairs and maintains specialist equipment associated with the handing of OCTG in both offshore and onshore well construction.

  • Working closely with other company and 3rd party technicians as part of a team, they have limited independent authority to provide quality, professional repair and maintenance on assigned TRS equipment in accordance with company’s contractual obligations, operations procedures and company’s Health, Safety & Environmental (HS&E) policies.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her Manager.

Basic Function:

Under supervision be able to competently perform basic repair, servicing and preventative maintenance of Casing and Tubular Running Equipment in applicable TRS Business Segment, with an expectation that one or more of the Business Segments will be the chosen field for the technician to become specialized.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • QHSSE

  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.

  • Ensure compliance with Weatherford, and where appropriate Client’s, Quality, Health, Safety & Environment Policy and Safety Management Systems.

  • Act in accordance with the Roles and Responsibilities as described in Document 3-2-ME-GL-TRS-00001 QHSE ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES – TRS MENA

  • Essential Workshop Service Centre

  • Active participation in workshop safety & toolbox meetings

  • Active participation and contribution to workshop specific safety initiatives

  • Report all hazards and unsafe acts

  • Ensure third party compliance with company procedures

  • Understand the basics and functionality of TRS Manual Handling Equipment, Power Equipment, Bucking Units and Thread Monitoring Systems, Rig Systems Solutions Services and Total Depth Solutions Services as it applies to the assigned business segment.

  • Under direct supervision assist in the service, repair and maintenance of mechanical, hydraulic and electronic components of TRS equipment as applicable to business segment.

  • Under direct supervision:

  • assist in the service, repair and maintenance of mechanical, hydraulic and electronic components of TRS equipment as applicable to business segment.

  • use and complete Weatherford Maintenance Supporting Documentation as per company requirements

  • assist in the performance of function checks of Casing and Tubing Running Equipment against with specified Work Instructions

  • Maintain good standard of housekeeping practices in workshop and yard

  • Responsible for the upkeep of own training and competency portfolio

  • Responsible for complying with Weatherford HSE policies whilst ensuring co-workers carry out work in safe manner.

  • Participate in the review and improvements of Supporting QA/QC Documentation for Weatherford TRS Handling Equipment, Power Equipment and Electronic Control Systems for both Software and Hardware

  • Responsible for the upkeep of own training and competency portfolio

  • Optional Field Operations

  • Understand Well Site Services including performing under supervision Casing and Tubing Running Practices and Well Site Safety

  • Responsible for the upkeep of own training and competency portfolio

  • Responsible for complying with Weatherford and Clients HSE policies whilst ensuring co-workers carry out work in safe manner.

  • Under direct supervision:

  • assist in the performance of function checks TRS Equipment against specified Work Instructions.

  • assist in the rig up, operation and rig down of TRS Equipment following Work Instructions and procedures.

  • assist in the service and maintenance of mechanical, hydraulic and electronic components of TRS equipment as applicable to business segment following Work Instructions and procedures.

  • Additional Local Duties

  • (Add any country / location specific Roles and Responsibilities)

Required Skills:

  • Essential

  • Has generally effective command of spoken English language despite some inaccuracies, inappropriacies and misunderstandings. Can use and understand fairly complex language, particularly in familiar situations.

  • Has partial command of written English language, coping with overall meaning in most situations, though is likely to make many mistakes. Is able to handle basic communication in own field.

  • Fast learner, results oriented and independent with strong interpersonal skills

  • Possess strong customer service skills, i.e. listening, follow-through, willingness to help

  • Ability to adapt positively to changes in policies, procedures, priorities or work environments

  • Mechanical aptitude and basic understanding of hydraulic and mechanical / electronic systems

  • Ability to logically trouble shoot issues

  • Exposure to Computer Services and Functions (Web Based Software and Micro Soft Office)

  • Fast learner, results oriented and independent with strong interpersonal skills

  • Possess strong customer service skills, i.e. listening, follow-through, willingness to help

  • Ability to adapt positively to changes in policies, procedures, priorities or work environments

  • Ability to work within process, procedures and checklists

  • Be assessed as “Competent” in accordance with the Company’s Competency Assessment Process requirements for the minimum Units of Competence relative for the position.

  • Preferred

  • English Language: Has fully operational command of the language with only occasional unsystematic inaccuracies and inappropriacies. Misunderstandings may occur in unfamiliar situations. Handles complex detailed argumentation well.

  • Computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office software

  • Proven experience / exposure in Fluid Power, Fluid Flow and Fluid Diagrams

  • Proven experience / exposure in Repairs to Electronic Control Systems and Electronic Hardware

  • Good presentation, analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to assist in resolving complex issues

Required Education:

  • Essential

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Preferred.

  • Internationally recognized Degree Qualifications in Mechanical, Electronic, Petroleum engineering or relevant discipline.

  • External Qualifications in Hydraulic / Fluid Power, Fluid Flow and Fluid Diagrams

  • External Qualifications in Electronic Circuitry, Electronic Diagrams and Electronic Hardware

  • External Qualifications in Programmable Logic Control Systems

  • External Qualifications in Maintenance Programs

  • External Qualifications in Quality Management Programs

  • Trade Qualification in Mechanical or Electronic applications.

Required Experience:

  • Essential

  • Minimum 3 month probationary period served.

  • Preferred

  • At least 1 year related working experience in Tubular Running Services.

  • Minimum of 3 years related working experience.

  • Previous Career in Oilfield Industry - Field or Workshop Based

  • Previous Career in Tubular Running Services – Field or Maintenance Sectors

  • Previous Exposure / Experience to JAM Software / Hardware Maintenance

  • Experience / exposure in Web Based Maintenance Programs and Operating Management Systems

  • 2 Years minimum experience in mechanical repairs, overhauling and refurbishment

Additional Requirements:

  • Essential

  • Passport Eligibility

  • Preferred

  • The role may require periodic travel to fulfil the role requirements. This travel may be planned or as a result of an unplanned event requiring urgent travel.

  • Local driving license

  • Forklift / Rigging / Crane Dogman Certifications

  • First Aid / Fire Fighting Certifications

REQNUMBER: 70612-1A