Directional Driller (Drilling Services) – Midland, TX

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Job Family: Field operations
Updated At: 2018-09-14

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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.



Train to acquire the required proficiencies for Directional Drilling field services, the required tools and equipment, used in Directional Drilling.


Trains to operate and maintain motors and down hole tools at rig site.

Trains in the use of directional drilling computer software.

Train to generate daily and Final Well reports on services performed.

Trains to learn the operational specifications (limits) of the downhole tools.

Train to generate field reports using the field reporting software.

Trains to take and report directional surveys.

Train to understand basic rig operations / personal.

Train to understand basic rig operations / personal.

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.

Know and understand Weatherford’s Enterprise Excellence Process and the 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.



Experience and ability to solve problems and perform with minimal supervision.

2 year technical degree or 1+ years as a Tool Pusher

Excellent communication, organization, troubleshooting and teamwork skills.

Positive attitude and a high degree of self-discipline and motivation


Able to relate to rig-site personnel at all levels.

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Earth Sciences or 2+ years as Driller / Tool Pusher.

2+ years as Lead(MWD III) or Senior (MWD IV) MWD Engineer

Thorough knowledge of Drilling Systems products and services



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.