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Job Family: Field operations
Updated At: 2018-02-02


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the operation of the MWD field surface software
  • Responsible for the rig up and rig down of equipment.
  • Responsible for operation and configuration of downhole MWD tools
  • Responsible for ensuring that operational specifications (limits) of the downhole MWD tools are not exceeded
  • Responsible for quality of field reports.
  • Responsible for the data quality provided to customer.
  • Participate in field incident root cause analysis.
  • Take rotations in office to Coordinate (Coordinator OJT).
  • Responsible for supervising, mentoring and on the job training of Trainee (MWD I), Junior (MWD II) and Lead (MWD III) field engineers.
  • Report equipment failures as per the Field Incident Reporting Procedure.
  • Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.
  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.
  • a safe and healthy workplace for all employees;
  • enforcing all safety precautions and practices;
  • promoting safe work practices;
  • Attending mandatory safety meetings and maintaining Company property and equipment in safe operating conditions at all times.




  • Competent with Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication, organization, troubleshooting and teamwork skills. Positive attitude and a high degree of self-discipline and motivation
  • Relevant industry experience. Requires competency assessment upon hire to evaluate level of knowledge.
  • High School graduate, or
  • Experience in relevant service line within Weatherford
  • Must be available to travel extensively domestically and internationally.
  • Work on and offshore.
  • Has demonstrated extensive troubleshooting skills in field environment
  • Be able to work in the office as coordinator as required


  • Meet the qualifications of Weatherford MWD III – Lead Field Specialist as per the Drilling Services competency program.
  • Knowledgeable on all MWD tools and set-up.
  • 2 year technical degree or relevant industry experience
  • Basic knowledge of Drilling systems, products and services