Lab Technician II

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Job Family: Laboratory
Updated At: 2018-09-12

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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 90 countries and has a network of approximately 1,000 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 29,500 people. For more information, visit and connect with Weatherford on LinkedInTwitterYouTube and Facebook.

Weatherford delivers innovative technologies and services designed to meet the world’s current and future energy needs in a safe, ethical, and sustainable manner. Grounded by our core values and inspired by our world-class people, we are committed to being a trusted business partner to those we serve.



Assist with setup and running of test programs.  Assist with maintenance of test equipment and clean-up of lab and lab equipment.


Know and understand Weatherford’s enterprise excellence program and the quality policy and comply with all requirements of the quality systems manual, operating and technical procedures and workplace instructions.

Assist with maintaining equipment in good working order. 

Gather test parts and equipment and set up tests.

Assist with inventory.

Assist with operating test equipment (triple pump, mud flow loop, Haskel pump, hot oil cell, etc.).

Conclude test setups and store equipment properly.

Maintain the appearance of office, slab and grounds around the facility.

Clean up test facility and test equipment as required.

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.



Ability to operate material handling equipment.

Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English.

Ability to follow oral instructions.

Ability to read a measuring tape, micrometer, and callipers.

Good knowledge of overhead cranes and forklifts.

Ability to work closely with fellow employees.

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.


Knowledge of testing equipment used and tests to be performed.

2-3 years experience in testing environment

Willingness to learn new skills



Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program, and employee stock purchase program (ESPP) and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor – Priority Referral Requested

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.